Warren D Franke

Summary

Affiliation: Iowa State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Coronary heart disease risk factors in employees of Iowa's Department of Public Safety compared to a cohort of the general population
    W D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, USA
    Am J Ind Med 31:733-7. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Cerebral blood flow responses to severe orthostatic stress in fit and unfit young and older adults
    Warren D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Gerontology 52:282-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Blacks and whites differ in responses, but not tolerance, to orthostatic stress
    Warren D Franke
    247 Forker Building, Dept of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Clin Auton Res 14:19-25. 2004
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Training mode does not affect orthostatic tolerance in chronically exercising subjects
    Warren D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, 247 Forker Building, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 89:263-70. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular and autonomic responses to lower body negative pressure: do not explain gender differences in orthostatic tolerance
    Warren D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Clin Auton Res 13:36-44. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of gender on the autonomic modulation of the cardiovascular responses to lower body negative pressure
    W D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 71:626-31. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of alpha1-blockade on the forearm vascular resistance responses to lower body negative pressure in young borderline hypertensives
    W D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Am J Hypertens 10:893-8. 1997
  9. doi request reprint Sleep habits, mental health, and the metabolic syndrome in law enforcement officers
    Hyelim Yoo
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:99-103. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of the heart rate variability responses to graded lower body negative pressure
    Kichang Lee
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 92:106-13. 2004

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Coronary heart disease risk factors in employees of Iowa's Department of Public Safety compared to a cohort of the general population
    W D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, USA
    Am J Ind Med 31:733-7. 1997
    ..These results suggest that, for the risk factors considered here, the 10-year probability of developing CHD among Iowa law enforcement personnel is similar to that found in the Framingham population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cerebral blood flow responses to severe orthostatic stress in fit and unfit young and older adults
    Warren D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Gerontology 52:282-9. 2006
    ..The extent to which chronic exercise affects the CBF responses to orthostatic stress in older subjects is unknown...
  3. ncbi request reprint Blacks and whites differ in responses, but not tolerance, to orthostatic stress
    Warren D Franke
    247 Forker Building, Dept of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Clin Auton Res 14:19-25. 2004
    ..05). These data suggest that blacks and whites have similar LBNP tolerances. They maintain blood pressure equally well when exposed to graded LBNP to presyncope, yet they differ in their mechanisms for doing so...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Training mode does not affect orthostatic tolerance in chronically exercising subjects
    Warren D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, 247 Forker Building, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 89:263-70. 2003
    ..Moreover, neither heart rate nor the autonomic modulation of the heart rate response to LBNP are affected by training modality...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular and autonomic responses to lower body negative pressure: do not explain gender differences in orthostatic tolerance
    Warren D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Clin Auton Res 13:36-44. 2003
    ..Differences in body size do not explain the gender difference although differences in the adrenergic responses at maximal LBNP may play a role...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of gender on the autonomic modulation of the cardiovascular responses to lower body negative pressure
    W D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 71:626-31. 2000
    ..The cardiovascular responses to submaximal lower body negative pressure (LBNP) appear to differ between genders, but the underlying mechanisms are uncertain...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of alpha1-blockade on the forearm vascular resistance responses to lower body negative pressure in young borderline hypertensives
    W D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Am J Hypertens 10:893-8. 1997
    ..This increase was greater during BLK (P < .05). These data suggest that borderline hypertensives have a greater vasoconstrictor response to LBNP than do normotensives and alpha1-blockade does not appear to attenuate this response...
  9. doi request reprint Sleep habits, mental health, and the metabolic syndrome in law enforcement officers
    Hyelim Yoo
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:99-103. 2013
    ..To assess the association of sleep characteristics and mental health with the metabolic syndrome (MetS) in law enforcement officers (LEOs)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of the heart rate variability responses to graded lower body negative pressure
    Kichang Lee
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 92:106-13. 2004
    ..Data are presented as mean (SEM) unless otherwise stated...
  11. doi request reprint Independent and combined influence of physical activity and perceived stress on the metabolic syndrome in male law enforcement officers
    Hye Lim Yoo
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:46-53. 2009
    ..To examine the independent and combined interrelationships among physical activity, perceived stress, and the metabolic syndrome in law enforcement officers (LEOs)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of age and fitness on tolerance to lower body negative pressure
    Juliane P Hernandez
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:782-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to determine the effects of age and fitness on tolerance to maximal lower body negative pressure (LBNP)...
  13. ncbi request reprint LBNP tolerance analyzed retrospectively using a structural equation model
    Juliane P Wallace
    Department of Kinesiology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 81:363-8. 2010
    ..It would be useful to be able to predict tolerance to lower body negative pressure (LBNP) because of the association of low LBNP tolerance to low orthostatic tolerance...
  14. ncbi request reprint The dose-response relationship of balance training in physically active older adults
    Kristen K Maughan
    Dept of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 20:442-55. 2012
    ..The results demonstrate a dose-response relationship indicating that those who are already physically active can improve balance performance with the addition of balance-specific training...
  15. doi request reprint Stress and cardiovascular disease risk in female law enforcement officers
    Hyelim Yoo
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, 283 Forker Building, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84:279-86. 2011
    ..To assess the levels of stress and the prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors in female law enforcement officers (LEOs)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Rapid gut transit time and slow fecal isoflavone disappearance phenotype are associated with greater genistein bioavailability in women
    Yan Zheng
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Nutr 133:3110-6. 2003
    ..Relatively rapid GTT coupled with a low fecal isoflavone disappearance phenotype as occurred in Asian but not Caucasian subjects produced greater genistein bioavailability, as reflected in urinary genistein excretion...
  17. ncbi request reprint Aerobic exercise, but not flexibility/resistance exercise, reduces serum IL-18, CRP, and IL-6 independent of beta-blockers, BMI, and psychosocial factors in older adults
    M L Kohut
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Immunobiology, Gerontology, Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 20:201-9. 2006
    ..In summary, we have observed that an aerobic exercise intervention can significantly reduce serum inflammatory mediators, but beta-adrenergic receptors and psychosocial factors do not appear to be involved...
  18. doi request reprint Prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factors in volunteer firefighters
    Hye Lim Yoo
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:958-62. 2009
    ..To assess the prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors and frequency of risk screening in volunteer firefighters...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of varying central command and muscle mass on the cardiovascular responses to isometric exercise
    W D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Clin Physiol 20:380-7. 2000
    ..The ARM responses did not differ between CF and CE in any variable. These data suggest that muscle mass influences the central command signal during isometric exercise and central command modulates this response in larger muscle masses...
  20. ncbi request reprint Handgrip strength, positive affect, and perceived health are prospectively associated with fewer functional limitations among centenarians
    Warren D Franke
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 75:351-63. 2012
    ..Thus, physical health as assessed by handgrip strength, but not by physical activity, is associated with better functioning in centenarians...
  21. ncbi request reprint Comparability of the 6-min walk test using different test configurations
    Del N Konopka
    Dept of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 16:355-61. 2008
    ..7 yd + 0.807 x (oval walking distance), R2 = .85. Thus, within-participant responses are similar across both 6MWT, but the course configuration affects the distance walked...
  22. ncbi request reprint Bilateral index expressions and iEMG activity in older versus young adults
    Juliane P Hernandez
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:536-41. 2003
    ..This study investigated the hypothesis that expressions of maximal and submaximal bilateral indices would not differ between older and young participants...
  23. ncbi request reprint Relationship between cardiovascular disease morbidity, risk factors, and stress in a law enforcement cohort
    Warren D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:1182-9. 2002
    ..004), independent of an age effect (P = 0.353). Among susceptible officers, perceived stress may contribute to CVD directly and through potentiating several CVD risk factors...
  24. ncbi request reprint Age- and fitness-related differences in limb venous compliance do not affect tolerance to maximal lower body negative pressure in men and women
    J P Hernandez
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:925-9. 2004
    ..In conclusion, these data suggest that aging reduces, and chronic exercise increases, venous compliance. However, these data do not support a significant influence of venous compliance on LBNP tolerance...
  25. ncbi request reprint Community-based exergaming program increases physical activity and perceived wellness in older adults
    Kara A Strand
    Dept of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
    J Aging Phys Act 22:364-71. 2014
    ..Findings suggest that this pilot exergaming and wellness program is effective in increasing physical activity in sedentary rural older adults, increasing socialization, and increasing subjective physical health among rural older adults. ..
  26. ncbi request reprint Effects of a 6-mo endurance-training program on venous compliance and maximal lower body negative pressure in older men and women
    Juliane P Hernandez
    Dept of Physical Education, Southern Illinois Univ, 109 Davies Hall, mail code 4310, Carbondale, IL 62901 4310, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 99:1070-7. 2005
    ..08). These data suggest that a 6-mo endurance-training program may improve venous compliance without affecting tolerance to maximal LBNP in older participants...
  27. ncbi request reprint Relationship among risk factors for nephrolithiasis, cardiovascular disease, and ethnicity: focus on a law enforcement cohort
    Sandra L Ramey
    Marquette University, College of Nursing, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    AAOHN J 52:116-21. 2004
    ..These results suggest officers with common CVD risk factors are also at an increased risk for nephrolithiasis. Native American LEOs have a disproportionately higher prevalence of nephrolithiasis than do other ethnic groups...

Research Grants1

  1. Concept: Stress, Cytokines and Heart Disease in Police
    WARREN FRANKE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed work is significant because it is expected to increase our understanding of the mechanisms underlying the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease in this high stress occupation. ..