- Using portable NIRS to compare arm and leg muscle oxygenation during roller skiing in biathletes: a case studyCatherine M Hesford
Centre for Sports and Exercise Science, School of Biological Sciences, University of Essex, Colchester, UK
Adv Exp Med Biol 789:179-84. 2013..This study presents the first example of the use of portable NIRS to assess oxygenation and blood volume changes in multiple muscle groups during roller skiing in a realistic, outdoor setting. ..
- Effect of race distance on muscle oxygenation in short-track speed skatingCatherine M Hesford
Centre for Sport and Exercise Science, School of Biological Sciences, University of Essex, Colchester, United Kingdom
Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:83-92. 2013..The effect of changing race distance on the magnitude of desaturation or leg asymmetry is unknown...
- NIRS measurements with elite speed skaters: comparison between the ice rink and the laboratoryCatherine Hesford
School of Biological Sciences, University of Essex, Colchester, UK
Adv Exp Med Biol 765:81-6. 2013..Whether this is a result of genuine differences in physiology or a reflection of differences in the optical properties of the leg remains to be determined...
- Asymmetry of quadriceps muscle oxygenation during elite short-track speed skatingCatherine Mary Hesford
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Essex, United Kingdom
Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:501-8. 2012..Therefore, wearable wireless-enabled near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) technology was used to monitor changes in quadriceps muscle blood volume and oxygenation during a 500-m race simulation in short-track speed skaters...