Alan M Nevill

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wolverhampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Statistical methods for analysing discrete and categorical data recorded in performance analysis
    Alan M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, UK
    J Sports Sci 20:829-44. 2002
  2. pmc Physical activity and body composition outcomes of the GreatFun2Run intervention at 20 month follow-up
    Trish Gorely
    Institute of Youth Sport, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, LE11 3TU, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:74. 2011
  3. pmc Effect of a school-based intervention to promote healthy lifestyles in 7-11 year old children
    Trish Gorely
    Institute of Youth Sport, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough LE11 3TU, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:5. 2009
  4. pmc The effect of a worksite based walking programme on cardiovascular risk in previously sedentary civil servants [NCT00284479]
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:136. 2006
  5. pmc Disease activity and low physical activity associate with number of hospital admissions and length of hospitalisation in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    George S Metsios
    Department of physical activity, Exercise and Health, University of Wolverhampton, Gorway Road, Walsall, WS13BD, West Midlands, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R108. 2011
  6. pmc Cigarette smoking associates with body weight and muscle mass of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a cross-sectional, observational study
    Antonios Stavropoulos-Kalinoglou
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, Wolverhampton University, Gorway Road, Walsall, WS1 3BD, West Midlands, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R59. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Are there limits to swimming world records?
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
    Int J Sports Med 28:1012-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Twenty-five years of sport performance research in the Journal of Sports Sciences
    Alan Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    J Sports Sci 26:413-26. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The relative contributions of anaerobic and aerobic energy supply during track 100-, 400- and 800-m performance
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 48:138-42. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Scaling concept II rowing ergometer performance for differences in body mass to better reflect rowing in water
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, West Midlands, UK
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:122-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Statistical methods for analysing discrete and categorical data recorded in performance analysis
    Alan M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, UK
    J Sports Sci 20:829-44. 2002
    ..By applying log-linear and logit models to discrete events resulting from notational analysis, greater insight into the underlying mechanisms associated with sport performance can be achieved...
  2. pmc Physical activity and body composition outcomes of the GreatFun2Run intervention at 20 month follow-up
    Trish Gorely
    Institute of Youth Sport, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, LE11 3TU, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:74. 2011
    ..The purpose of this paper was to examine whether these changes in physical activity and body composition were maintained 18-20 months after the intervention ended...
  3. pmc Effect of a school-based intervention to promote healthy lifestyles in 7-11 year old children
    Trish Gorely
    Institute of Youth Sport, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough LE11 3TU, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:5. 2009
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  4. pmc The effect of a worksite based walking programme on cardiovascular risk in previously sedentary civil servants [NCT00284479]
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:136. 2006
    ..This study examined the effects of 45 minutes self-paced walking, 2 d. wk(-1) on aerobic fitness, blood pressure (BP), body composition, lipids and C-Reactive Protein (CRP) in previously sedentary civil servants...
  5. pmc Disease activity and low physical activity associate with number of hospital admissions and length of hospitalisation in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    George S Metsios
    Department of physical activity, Exercise and Health, University of Wolverhampton, Gorway Road, Walsall, WS13BD, West Midlands, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R108. 2011
    ..We hypothesised that disease activity/severity and physical activity are major predictors for the need of hospitalisation in patients with RA...
  6. pmc Cigarette smoking associates with body weight and muscle mass of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a cross-sectional, observational study
    Antonios Stavropoulos-Kalinoglou
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, Wolverhampton University, Gorway Road, Walsall, WS1 3BD, West Midlands, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R59. 2008
    ..This cross-sectional study aimed to identify potential associations of smoking with body weight and composition of RA patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Are there limits to swimming world records?
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
    Int J Sports Med 28:1012-7. 2007
    ..9, similar to those observed in middle and long distance running performances. These finding supports the notion that a 10 % gender inequality exists for both swimming and running...
  8. doi request reprint Twenty-five years of sport performance research in the Journal of Sports Sciences
    Alan Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    J Sports Sci 26:413-26. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The relative contributions of anaerobic and aerobic energy supply during track 100-, 400- and 800-m performance
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 48:138-42. 2008
    ..The present study set out to identify the relative contribution of the laboratory determined physiological measures, (maximal) accumulated oxygen deficit (AOD) and maximal oxygen uptake (VO(2max)), when predicting track performance...
  10. doi request reprint Scaling concept II rowing ergometer performance for differences in body mass to better reflect rowing in water
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, West Midlands, UK
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:122-7. 2010
    ..23), the resulting "power-to-weight" ratio (ergometer speed xm(-0.23)) improves the ability of the concept II rowing performance to reflect rowing on water...
  11. doi request reprint The changing shape of "successful" professional footballers
    Alan Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall
    J Sports Sci 27:419-26. 2009
    ..05). In conclusion, these results suggest that football coaches and talent scouts should pay attention to the body shape (selecting taller/more linear athletes with a high RPI) when selecting potential players for their squads...
  12. doi request reprint Why Great Britain's success in Beijing could have been anticipated and why it should continue beyond 2012
    A M Nevill
    Research Institute of Healthcare Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall Campus, Gorway Road, Walsall, UK
    Br J Sports Med 43:1108-10. 2009
    ..Home advantage in the summer Olympic Games is well known. What is not so well known is that countries that host the Olympic Games perform better in the games before and after the games in which they were hosts...
  13. doi request reprint Modelling the determinants of 2000 m rowing ergometer performance: a proportional, curvilinear allometric approach
    A M Nevill
    Department of Sports Studies, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 21:73-8. 2011
    ..By incorporating anaerobic as well as aerobic determinants, the resulting curvilinear allometric model was common to all rowers, irrespective of sex and weight class...
  14. doi request reprint Adjusting athletes' body mass index to better reflect adiposity in epidemiological research
    Alan M Nevill
    Research Institute of Healthcare Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    J Sports Sci 28:1009-16. 2010
    ..This simple adjustment allows the BMI of athletes and non-athletes to be used with greater confidence when investigating the effect of BMI as a risk factor in epidemiological research...
  15. ncbi request reprint Modelling handgrip strength in the presence of confounding variables: results from the Allied Dunbar National Fitness Survey
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    Ergonomics 43:1547-58. 2000
    ..The level of physical activity necessary to maintain an optimal level of handgrip strength was found to be a balance of moderate or vigorous occasions of physical activity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Optimal power-to-mass ratios when predicting flat and hill-climbing time-trial cycling
    A M Nevill
    Research Institute of Healthcare Sciences, Simon Jobson, School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Gorway Road, Walsall, WS1 3BD West Midlands, England
    Eur J Appl Physiol 97:424-31. 2006
    ..The models predicting 6 and 12% hill-climbing cycling speeds were found to be proportional to (W(MAP)m(-0.91))(0.66), revealing a mass exponent, 0.91, that also supports previous research...
  17. ncbi request reprint Modeling physiological and anthropometric variables known to vary with body size and other confounding variables
    Alan M Nevill
    Research Institute of Healthcare Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall WS1 3BD, UK
    Am J Phys Anthropol . 2005
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  18. ncbi request reprint Modelling health-related performance indices
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 27:543-59. 2000
    ..g. grip-strength, lung function, arterial blood pressure, anaerobic and aerobic power, etc.). MAIN OUTCOMES and..
  19. ncbi request reprint Stability of psychometric questionnaires
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, UK
    J Sports Sci 19:273-8. 2001
    ..We recommend that, when assessing the stability of self-report questionnaires using a 5-point scale, most participants (90%) should record test-retest differences within a reference value of +/- 1...
  20. ncbi request reprint Modeling elite male athletes' peripheral bone mass, assessed using regional dual x-ray absorptiometry
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall Campus, Gorway Road, Walsall WS1 3BD, UK
    Bone 32:62-8. 2003
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Modeling maximum oxygen uptake of elite endurance athletes
    Alan M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:488-94. 2003
    ..To compare the maximum oxygen uptake V0(2max) of elite endurance athletes and to explain why the body mass exponent, necessary to render V0(2max) independent of body mass, appears to be greater than 0.67...
  22. ncbi request reprint Does lower-body BMD develop at the expense of upper-body BMD in female runners?
    Alan M Nevill
    University of Wolverhampton, School of Sport, Performing Arts, and Leisure, Walsall Campus, Gorway Road, Walsall WS1 3BD, UK
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1733-9. 2003
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Scaling or normalising maximum oxygen uptake to predict 1-mile run time in boys
    Alan Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall Campus, WS1 3BD, Walsall, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 92:285-8. 2004
    ..Clearly, reporting the traditional ratio standard VO2max, recorded in the units (ml kg(-1) min(-1)), still has an important place in publishing the results of studies investigating cardiovascular fitness of both children and adults...
  24. ncbi request reprint Do sporting activities convey benefits to bone mass throughout the skeleton?
    Alan Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall Campus Gorway Road, Walsall WS1 3BD, UK
    J Sports Sci 22:645-50. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Can greater muscularity in larger individuals resolve the 3/4 power-law controversy when modelling maximum oxygen uptake?
    A M Nevill
    University of Wolverhampton, Research Institute of Health Sciences, Walsall Campus, Gorway Road, Walsall WS1 3BD, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 31:436-45. 2004
    ..Various studies have reported mass exponents (b) greater than the anticipated 'surface-area' exponent 0.67, often closer to 0.75 originally identified by Kleiber...
  26. ncbi request reprint Scaling maximal oxygen uptake to predict cycling time-trial performance in the field: a non-linear approach
    A M Nevill
    Research Institute of Healthcare Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, West Midlands, England
    Eur J Appl Physiol 94:705-10. 2005
    ..05). Future research could explore whether the same scaling approach could be applied to, for example, alternative measures of recording power output to improve the prediction of time-trial cycling performance...
  27. ncbi request reprint Are there limits to running world records?
    Alan M Nevill
    Research Institute of Healthcare Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, West Midlands, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1785-8. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Relationship between adiposity and body size reveals limitations of BMI
    Alan M Nevill
    Research Institute of Healthcare Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, WS1 3BD Walsall, UK
    Am J Phys Anthropol 129:151-6. 2006
    ..These findings suggest a more valid (less biased) assessment of fatness will be obtained using surface anthropometry such as skinfolds taken by experienced practitioners following established procedures...
  29. doi request reprint Inverted BMI rather than BMI is a better proxy for percentage of body fat
    Alan M Nevill
    Research Institute of Healthcare Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 38:681-4. 2011
    ..An easy to measure proxy is the weight/height(2) ratio known as the Body Mass Index (BMI kg/m(2)). However, BMI does have some inherent weaknesses which are readily overcome by its inverse iBMI (1000/BMI, cm(2)/kg)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Allometric associations between body size, shape, and physical performance of Greek children
    Alan Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall WS1 3BD, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 21:220-32. 2009
    ..g., between gender and maturation status)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Operational efficiency of health care in police custody suites: comparison of nursing and medical provision
    Patricia Bond
    Primary Care Research Institute for Healthcare Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    J Adv Nurs 60:127-34. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study to examine the operational impact of a police custody nursing service on healthcare delivery in one police service in the north of England...