Panteleimon Ekkekakis

Summary

Affiliation: Iowa State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Practical markers of the transition from aerobic to anaerobic metabolism during exercise: rationale and a case for affect-based exercise prescription
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, 235 Barbara E Forker Building, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Prev Med 38:149-59. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Let them roam free? Physiological and psychological evidence for the potential of self-selected exercise intensity in public health
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Sports Med 39:857-88. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Affective responses to increasing levels of exercise intensity in normal-weight, overweight, and obese middle-aged women
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:79-85. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Do regression-based computer algorithms for determining the ventilatory threshold agree?
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    J Sports Sci 26:967-76. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The relationship between exercise intensity and affective responses demystified: to crack the 40-year-old nut, replace the 40-year-old nutcracker!
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, 253 Barbara E Forker Building, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:136-49. 2008
  6. doi request reprint The Preference for and Tolerance of the Intensity of Exercise Questionnaire: a psychometric evaluation among college women
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Amea, IA 50011, USA
    J Sports Sci 26:499-510. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Can self-reported tolerance of exercise intensity play a role in exercise testing?
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1193-9. 2007
  8. doi request reprint The pleasure and displeasure people feel when they exercise at different intensities: decennial update and progress towards a tripartite rationale for exercise intensity prescription
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Sports Med 41:641-71. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Variation and homogeneity in affective responses to physical activity of varying intensities: an alternative perspective on dose-response based on evolutionary considerations
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Sports Sci 23:477-500. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Can self-reported preference for exercise intensity predict physiologically defined self-selected exercise intensity?
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 77:81-90. 2006

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Practical markers of the transition from aerobic to anaerobic metabolism during exercise: rationale and a case for affect-based exercise prescription
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, 235 Barbara E Forker Building, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Prev Med 38:149-59. 2004
    ..Possible practical markers of this event were compared...
  2. doi request reprint Let them roam free? Physiological and psychological evidence for the potential of self-selected exercise intensity in public health
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Sports Med 39:857-88. 2009
    ..These results demonstrate the compatibility of prescription-based and preference-based approaches. Public health practitioners can consider self-selected intensity as an appropriate option...
  3. doi request reprint Affective responses to increasing levels of exercise intensity in normal-weight, overweight, and obese middle-aged women
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:79-85. 2010
    ..Modifying the cognitive antecedents of social physique anxiety might be a useful intervention strategy...
  4. doi request reprint Do regression-based computer algorithms for determining the ventilatory threshold agree?
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    J Sports Sci 26:967-76. 2008
    ..A standardized protocol, likely based on a combination of methods, might be necessary to increase the methodological consistency in both research and clinical practice...
  5. doi request reprint The relationship between exercise intensity and affective responses demystified: to crack the 40-year-old nut, replace the 40-year-old nutcracker!
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, 253 Barbara E Forker Building, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:136-49. 2008
    ..However, progress in the investigation of this model has been limited, mainly due to inconsistent findings on the first link between exercise intensity and affective responses...
  6. doi request reprint The Preference for and Tolerance of the Intensity of Exercise Questionnaire: a psychometric evaluation among college women
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Amea, IA 50011, USA
    J Sports Sci 26:499-510. 2008
    ..The PRETIE-Q appears to be an internally consistent and structurally valid measure, with a broad range of possible applications in exercise science...
  7. ncbi request reprint Can self-reported tolerance of exercise intensity play a role in exercise testing?
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1193-9. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint The pleasure and displeasure people feel when they exercise at different intensities: decennial update and progress towards a tripartite rationale for exercise intensity prescription
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Sports Med 41:641-71. 2011
    ..Besides effectiveness and safety, it is becoming increasingly clear that the guidelines should take into account whether a certain level of exercise intensity would be likely to cause increases or decreases in pleasure...
  9. ncbi request reprint Variation and homogeneity in affective responses to physical activity of varying intensities: an alternative perspective on dose-response based on evolutionary considerations
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Sports Sci 23:477-500. 2005
    ..Preliminary evidence in support of this model is presented, based on a reanalysis of data from a series of studies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Can self-reported preference for exercise intensity predict physiologically defined self-selected exercise intensity?
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 77:81-90. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint What intensity of physical activity do previously sedentary middle-aged women select? Evidence of a coherent pattern from physiological, perceptual, and affective markers
    Erik Lind
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Prev Med 40:407-19. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that participants would select, on average, an intensity proximal to the level of transition from aerobic to anaerobic metabolism...
  12. ncbi request reprint Is the relationship of RPE to psychological factors intensity-dependent?
    Eric E Hall
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Elon University, Elon, NC 27244, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1365-73. 2005
    ..Based on the social-psychophysiological model proposed by Rejeski, it was hypothesized that the correlations would be weakened as the intensity increased...
  13. doi request reprint The affective impact of exercise intensity that slightly exceeds the preferred level: 'pain' for no additional 'gain'
    Erik Lind
    Iowa State University, IA 50011, USA
    J Health Psychol 13:464-8. 2008
    ..Therefore, even a minor increase in exercise intensity beyond the level that a new exerciser would have self-selected can bring about a decrease in pleasure. Over time, such experiences could lower adherence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Illuminating the black box: investigating prefrontal cortical hemodynamics during exercise with near-infrared spectroscopy
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    J Sport Exerc Psychol 31:505-53. 2009
    ..Future studies designed to test hypotheses informed by psychological theories should help elucidate the significance of these changes for such important concepts as cognition, affect, exertion, and central fatigue...
  15. pmc Exercise, fitness, and neurocognitive function in older adults: the "selective improvement" and "cardiovascular fitness" hypotheses
    Ann L Smiley-Oyen
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Ann Behav Med 36:280-91. 2008
    ..Although basic research has uncovered biological mechanisms by which exercise could maintain and enhance adult brain health, experimental human studies with older adults have produced equivocal results...
  16. doi request reprint Is job-related stress the link between cardiovascular disease and the law enforcement profession?
    Warren D Franke
    Department of Kinesiology, Institute for Social and Behavioral Research, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:561-5. 2010
    ..To determine whether job-related stress is associated with alterations in pro- and anti-atherogenic inflammatory mediators among law enforcement officers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration and overweight among Australian children and adolescents
    Joey C Eisenmann
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Acta Paediatr 95:956-63. 2006
    ..To examine the association between sleep and overweight and waist circumference (WC) in children and adolescents...
  18. ncbi request reprint Exercise makes people feel better but people are inactive: paradox or artifact?
    Susan H Backhouse
    Carnegie Research Institute, Leeds Metropolitan University, England
    J Sport Exerc Psychol 29:498-517. 2007
    ..Data from a study of 12 men participating in a 90-min walk-run protocol designed to simulate the demands of sports games (e.g., soccer) are used to illustrate these points...
  19. ncbi request reprint Regional brain activity and strenuous exercise: predicting affective responses using EEG asymmetry
    Eric E Hall
    Elon University, 2525 Campus Box, Elon, NC 27244, USA
    Biol Psychol 75:194-200. 2007
    ..These findings offer further support for the link between EEG asymmetry and affective responses to exercise...
  20. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, stress, and metabolic risk score in 8- to 18-year-old boys
    Megan E Holmes
    Center for Physical Activity and Health, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48823, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:294-307. 2008
    ..We examined whether physical activity modifies the relationship between stress and the metabolic risk score in 8- to 18-year-old males (n = 37)...

Research Grants1

  1. Exercise for Mental Health: Does Exercise Make People Feel Better?
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The immediate anticipated benefit of this research is the development of physical activity public health recommendations that incorporate affect as a fundamental consideration. ..