Desiree C Wilks
Affiliation: University of Cambridge
- Forearm and tibial bone measures of distance- and sprint-trained master cyclistsDesiree C Wilks
Institute for Biomedical Research into Human Movement and Health, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, United Kingdom
Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:566-73. 2009..This study compared bone measures of sprint- and distance-trained cyclists competing at World Master Track Championships, along with sedentary controls (30-82 yr), and examined the associations of bone measures with age...
- Age-dependency in bone mass and geometry: a pQCT study on male and female master sprinters, middle and long distance runners, race-walkers and sedentary peopleD C Wilks
Institute for Biomedical Research into Human Movement and Health, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 9:236-46. 2009..To investigate whether athletic participation allows master athletes to preserve their good bone health into old age...
- Effects of smoking on tibial and radial bone mass and strength may diminish with ageRob C I Wüst
Institute for Biomedical Research into Human Movement and Health, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester M1 5GD, United Kingdom
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:2763-71. 2010..The purpose of the study was to assess the effect of cigarette smoking on indicators of bone strength across a wide age range, controlling for physical activity and neuromuscular performance...
- Dietary energy density and adiposity: employing bias adjustments in a meta-analysis of prospective studiesDesiree C Wilks
Medical Research Council Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge, UK
BMC Public Health 11:48. 2011....