Desiree C Wilks

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Forearm and tibial bone measures of distance- and sprint-trained master cyclists
    Desiree 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
  2. ncbi request reprint 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 people
    D C Wilks
    Institute for Biomedical Research into Human Movement and Health, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 9:236-46. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Effects of smoking on tibial and radial bone mass and strength may diminish with age
    Rob 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
  4. pmc Dietary energy density and adiposity: employing bias adjustments in a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Desiree C Wilks
    Medical Research Council Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:48. 2011

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Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Forearm and tibial bone measures of distance- and sprint-trained master cyclists
    Desiree 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint 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 people
    D 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...
  3. doi request reprint Effects of smoking on tibial and radial bone mass and strength may diminish with age
    Rob 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...
  4. pmc Dietary energy density and adiposity: employing bias adjustments in a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Desiree C Wilks
    Medical Research Council Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:48. 2011
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