Andrew B Lemmey
Affiliation: University of Wales
- Effects of high-intensity resistance training in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a randomized controlled trialAndrew B Lemmey
Bangor University, Bangor, UK
Arthritis Rheum 61:1726-34. 2009..Additionally, to investigate the role of the insulin-like growth factor (IGF) system in exercise-induced muscle hypertrophy in the context of RA...
- Are the benefits of a high-intensity progressive resistance training program sustained in rheumatoid arthritis patients? A 3-year followup studyAndrew B Lemmey
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University, UK
Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:71-5. 2012..e., reduced fat mass [FM], increased lean mass [LM], and improved function) were retained...
- Can progressive resistance training reverse cachexia in patients with rheumatoid arthritis? Results of a pilot studySamuele M Marcora
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, University of Wales Bangor, and Department of Rheumatology, Gwynedd Hospital, Bangor, Wales, UK
J Rheumatol 32:1031-9. 2005..A Phase II trial was performed as a preliminary test of the efficacy and safety of progressive resistance training (PRT) as adjunct treatment for rheumatoid cachexia...
- Intradialytic exercise as anabolic therapy in haemodialysis patients -- a pilot studyJamie H Macdonald
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, University of Wales Bangor, UK
Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 25:113-8. 2005....
- Randomized phase 2 trial of anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy for cachexia in patients with early rheumatoid arthritisSamuele M Marcora
School of Sport, Health, and Exercise Sciences, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
Am J Clin Nutr 84:1463-72. 2006..Tumor necrosis factor (TNF) is an important mediator of cachexia, and its blockade prevents catabolism in animal models. However, little evidence shows that anti-TNF therapy is effective in treating cachexia in humans...
- Skeletal muscle properties in rheumatoid arthritis patientsVerena Matschke
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University, Wales, United Kingdom
Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:2149-55. 2010..This study explores the physiological muscle properties of a community-based population with stable RA...
- Muscle quality, architecture, and activation in cachectic patients with rheumatoid arthritisVerena Matschke
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University, George Building, Gwynedd, UK
J Rheumatol 37:282-4. 2010..To explore muscle-specific force (force per physiological cross-sectional area, or PCSA) and muscle activation in cachectic patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
- Muscle insulin-like growth factor status, body composition, and functional capacity in hemodialysis patientsJamie H Macdonald
School of Sport, Health, and Exercise Sciences, University of Wales Bangor, Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales
J Ren Nutr 14:248-52. 2004....
- Benefits of exercise in rheumatoid arthritisJennifer K Cooney
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University, George Building, Holyhead Road, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2PZ, UK
J Aging Res 2011:681640. 2011..Understanding the perceptions of RA patients and health professionals to exercise is key to patients initiating and adhering to effective exercise training...
- Nandrolone decanoate as anabolic therapy in chronic kidney disease: a randomized phase II dose-finding studyJamie H Macdonald
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, University of Wales Bangor, Bangor, UK
Nephron Clin Pract 106:c125-35. 2007..In patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) receiving adequate erythropoietin therapy, the ideal dose of nandrolone decanoate (ND) to enhance muscle mass is not known...
- An appraisal of rehabilitation regimes used for improving functional outcome after total hip replacement surgeryTosan Okoro
School of Medical Sciences SMS School of Sport Health and Exercise Science SSHES, Bangor University, Penrallt Road, Bangor LL57 2AS, UK
Sports Med Arthrosc Rehabil Ther Technol 4:5. 2012..Studies of early home-based regimes featuring PRT with long term follow up are needed to address the problems currently associated with rehabilitation following THR...