O S Mian

Summary

Affiliation: Manchester Metropolitan University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of a 12-month physical conditioning programme on the metabolic cost of walking in healthy older adults
    Omar S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, ST7 2HL, Alsager, Cheshire, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:499-505. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Kinematics of stair descent in young and older adults and the impact of exercise training
    Omar S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, Hassall Road, Alsager, Cheshire ST7 2HL, United Kingdom
    Gait Posture 25:9-17. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Metabolic cost, mechanical work, and efficiency during walking in young and older men
    O S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, Alsager, UK
    Acta Physiol (Oxf) 186:127-39. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Centre of mass motion during stair negotiation in young and older men
    Omar S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, Hassall Road, Alsager, Cheshire ST7 2HL, United Kingdom
    Gait Posture 26:463-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Gastrocnemius muscle-tendon behaviour during walking in young and older adults
    O S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, Cheshire, UK
    Acta Physiol (Oxf) 189:57-65. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Muscle strength, volume and activation following 12-month resistance training in 70-year-old males
    Christopher I Morse
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement IRM, Manchester Metropolitan University, Alsager, Cheshire, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 95:197-204. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Gastrocnemius specific force is increased in elderly males following a 12-month physical training programme
    Christopher I Morse
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement IRM, Manchester Metropolitan University, Hassall Road, Alsager Campus, Cheshire, Alsager, ST7 2HL, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:563-70. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of physical training on locomotor function in older people
    Omar S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    Sports Med 37:683-701. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Neuromuscular and balance responses to flywheel inertial versus weight training in older persons
    Gladys L Onambele
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Manchester Metropolitan University, Hassall Road, Alsager, ST7 2HL, UK
    J Biomech 41:3133-8. 2008

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of a 12-month physical conditioning programme on the metabolic cost of walking in healthy older adults
    Omar S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, ST7 2HL, Alsager, Cheshire, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:499-505. 2007
    ..In conclusion, this investigation has shown that a multi-component physical conditioning programme had a beneficial impact on functional capacity but did not lower C(W) in healthy community dwelling older adults...
  2. ncbi request reprint Kinematics of stair descent in young and older adults and the impact of exercise training
    Omar S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, Hassall Road, Alsager, Cheshire ST7 2HL, United Kingdom
    Gait Posture 25:9-17. 2007
    ..We found no evidence that these differences are reduced by generic exercise training, at least in non-frail older adults...
  3. ncbi request reprint Metabolic cost, mechanical work, and efficiency during walking in young and older men
    O S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, Alsager, UK
    Acta Physiol (Oxf) 186:127-39. 2006
    ..To investigate mechanical work, efficiency, and antagonist muscle co-activation with a view to better understand the cause of the elevated metabolic cost of walking (C(W)) in older adults...
  4. ncbi request reprint Centre of mass motion during stair negotiation in young and older men
    Omar S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, Hassall Road, Alsager, Cheshire ST7 2HL, United Kingdom
    Gait Posture 26:463-9. 2007
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  5. ncbi request reprint Gastrocnemius muscle-tendon behaviour during walking in young and older adults
    O S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, Cheshire, UK
    Acta Physiol (Oxf) 189:57-65. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if there are age-related differences in gastrocnemius fascicle-tendon interactions during a fundamental locomotor task - walking...
  6. ncbi request reprint Muscle strength, volume and activation following 12-month resistance training in 70-year-old males
    Christopher I Morse
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement IRM, Manchester Metropolitan University, Alsager, Cheshire, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 95:197-204. 2005
    ..This study has shown that the gain in muscle strength in response to long-term (12-month) training in older men is mostly accounted for by an increased muscle volume and activation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gastrocnemius specific force is increased in elderly males following a 12-month physical training programme
    Christopher I Morse
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement IRM, Manchester Metropolitan University, Hassall Road, Alsager Campus, Cheshire, Alsager, ST7 2HL, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:563-70. 2007
    ..In conclusion, with the level of agonist and antagonist muscle activity accounted for a 12-month strength training programme resulted in an increase in both PCSA and specific force in elderly males...
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of physical training on locomotor function in older people
    Omar S Mian
    Institute for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    Sports Med 37:683-701. 2007
    ..Based on current evidence, the optimal training modes or combination of training modes (strength, aerobic, balance, coordination, etc.) and the optimal frequency of training for improvement in locomotor function are unclear...
  9. doi request reprint Neuromuscular and balance responses to flywheel inertial versus weight training in older persons
    Gladys L Onambele
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Manchester Metropolitan University, Hassall Road, Alsager, ST7 2HL, UK
    J Biomech 41:3133-8. 2008
    ..Postural sway is associated with muscle contractile capacity and to the ability of rapidly correcting ankle joint changes. Thus, resistance training would be expected to improve not only strength but also postural balance...