Carolyn A Greig
Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
- Skeletal muscle IGF-I isoform expression in healthy women after isometric exerciseCarolyn A Greig
School of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, University of Edinburgh, Department Room F1424, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 5SA, United Kingdom
Growth Horm IGF Res 16:373-6. 2006..Here we aimed to describe the expression of mRNA for the IGF-I isoforms in the quadriceps muscles of women at rest and after isometric exercise...
- Blunting of adaptive responses to resistance exercise training in women over 75yC A Greig
University of Edinburgh School of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, UK
Exp Gerontol 46:884-90. 2011..We hypothesized that (i) increases in muscle mass and function after RET would be blunted in older women, and (ii) reduced 'pro-anabolic' changes in gene expression after a single bout of RE may underlie the blunting...
- Sexual dimorphism modulates the impact of cancer cachexia on lower limb muscle mass and functionNathan A Stephens
Department of Clinical and Surgical Sciences Surgery, School of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, University of Edinburgh, Royal Infirmary, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 4SA, UK
Clin Nutr 31:499-505. 2012..This study examined the relationship between cachexia, quality of life and the mass/function/mechanical quality of lower limb skeletal muscle in gastrointestinal cancer patients...
- Is fatigue after stroke associated with physical deconditioning? A cross-sectional study in ambulatory stroke survivorsSusan J Lewis
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:295-8. 2011..To determine the relationship between a measure of fatigue and 2 indices of physical fitness, lower limb extensor power (LLEP) and walking economy...
- Suppression of skeletal muscle turnover in cancer cachexia: evidence from the transcriptome in sequential human muscle biopsiesIain J Gallagher
Department of Clinical and Surgical Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Clin Cancer Res 18:2817-27. 2012..The mechanisms underlying muscle wasting in patients with cancer remain poorly understood, and consequently there remains an unmet clinical need for new biomarkers and treatment strategies...
- Physical fitness training for stroke patientsDavid H Saunders
Department of Physical Education Sport and Leisure Studies, The University of Edinburgh, Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, EH8 8AQ, UK
Stroke 35:2235. 2004
- Stroke: a randomized trial of exercise or relaxationGillian E Mead
Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
J Am Geriatr Soc 55:892-9. 2007..To determine the feasibility and effect of exercise training after stroke...
- Exercise for depressionJane Rimer
University Hospitals Division, NHS Lothian, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD004366. 2012..There are a number of theoretical reasons why exercise may improve depression. This is an update of an earlier review first published in 2009...
- Magnetic resonance imaging with k-means clustering objectively measures whole muscle volume compartments in sarcopenia/cancer cachexiaCalum Gray
Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
Clin Nutr 30:106-11. 2011....
- Physical fitness training for stroke patientsMiriam Brazzelli
Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Bramwell Dott Building, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road, Edinburgh, UK, EH4 2XU
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD003316. 2011..Levels of physical fitness are low after stroke. It is unknown whether improving physical fitness after stroke reduces disability...
- A systematic review of perceived barriers and motivators to physical activity after strokeSarah Nicholson
Royal Infirmary, The University of Edinburgh, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, UK
Int J Stroke 8:357-64. 2013..Therefore, we undertook a systematic review of perceived barriers and motivators to physical activity after stroke...
- 3D freehand ultrasound for in vivo determination of human skeletal muscle volumeThomas J MacGillivray
Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Ultrasound Med Biol 35:928-35. 2009..We have shown for the first time that 3D freehand ultrasound can be used to determine human skeletal muscle volume accurately in vivo...
- Association of activity limitations and lower-limb explosive extensor power in ambulatory people with strokeDavid H Saunders
Department of Physical Education, Sport and Leisure Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:677-83. 2008..To determine whether the explosive lower-limb extensor power of the affected and unaffected sides, and any asymmetry, are associated with activity limitations after stroke...
- Responses to walking-speed instructions: implications for health promotion for older adultsClaire F Fitzsimons
School of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, University of Edinburgh, UK
J Aging Phys Act 13:172-83. 2005....