A B Loucks

Summary

Affiliation: Ohio University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Physical health of the female athlete: observations, effects, and causes of reproductive disorders
    A B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
    Can J Appl Physiol 26:S176-85. 2001
  2. ncbi The response of luteinizing hormone pulsatility to 5 days of low energy availability disappears by 14 years of gynecological age
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:3158-64. 2006
  3. ncbi Introduction to menstrual disturbances in athletes
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1551-2. 2003
  4. ncbi Energy availability, not body fatness, regulates reproductive function in women
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens 45701 2979, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 31:144-8. 2003
  5. ncbi Luteinizing hormone pulsatility is disrupted at a threshold of energy availability in regularly menstruating women
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:297-311. 2003
  6. ncbi The effect of stress on menstrual function
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701 2979, USA
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 15:466-71. 2004
  7. ncbi Energy availability and infertility
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 14:470-4. 2007
  8. ncbi Energy balance and body composition in sports and exercise
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701 2979, USA
    J Sports Sci 22:1-14. 2004
  9. ncbi Menstrual disorders in athletes
    Leanne M Redman
    Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701 2979, USA
    Sports Med 35:747-55. 2005
  10. ncbi The female athlete triad: do female athletes need to take special care to avoid low energy availability?
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1694-700. 2006

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi Physical health of the female athlete: observations, effects, and causes of reproductive disorders
    A B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
    Can J Appl Physiol 26:S176-85. 2001
    ..These results encourage the hope that athletic women may be able to prevent or reverse menstrual disorders by dietary supplementation without any moderation of their exercise regimen...
  2. ncbi The response of luteinizing hormone pulsatility to 5 days of low energy availability disappears by 14 years of gynecological age
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:3158-64. 2006
    ..The incidence of menstrual disorders declines during adolescence. The mechanism responsible is unknown...
  3. ncbi Introduction to menstrual disturbances in athletes
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1551-2. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi Energy availability, not body fatness, regulates reproductive function in women
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens 45701 2979, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 31:144-8. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi Luteinizing hormone pulsatility is disrupted at a threshold of energy availability in regularly menstruating women
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:297-311. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi The effect of stress on menstrual function
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701 2979, USA
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 15:466-71. 2004
    ..These studies suggest that treatments for functional menstrual disorders should aim at dietary reform and that stress is simply low energy availability. Future experiments should carefully test this hypothesis...
  7. ncbi Energy availability and infertility
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 14:470-4. 2007
    ..To relate recent research on the dependence of reproductive function on energy availability in women to recent clinical experience in the treatment of anorexia nervosa...
  8. ncbi Energy balance and body composition in sports and exercise
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701 2979, USA
    J Sports Sci 22:1-14. 2004
    ..Skinfolds and urinary ketones may be the best biomarkers of fat stores and carbohydrate deficiency, respectively. Research is needed to identify and validate these and other markers...
  9. ncbi Menstrual disorders in athletes
    Leanne M Redman
    Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701 2979, USA
    Sports Med 35:747-55. 2005
    ..Applied research is needed to develop effective dietary interventions that are acceptable to athletes...
  10. ncbi The female athlete triad: do female athletes need to take special care to avoid low energy availability?
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1694-700. 2006
  11. ncbi Dose-response relationships between energy availability and bone turnover in young exercising women
    Rayan Ihle
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 19:1231-40. 2004
    ..Bone formation was impaired by less severe restrictions than that which increased bone resorption. Military servicewomen and others may need to improve their nutrition to avoid these effects...
  12. ncbi Essay: The female athlete triad
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Lancet 366:S49-50. 2005
  13. ncbi Low energy availability in the marathon and other endurance sports
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, USA
    Sports Med 37:348-52. 2007
    ..All are commercially available at consumer prices...
  14. ncbi Methodological problems in studying the female athlete triad
    Anne B Loucks
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1020; author reply 1022. 2006
  15. ncbi Effects of lifetime exercise on the outcome of in vitro fertilization
    Anne B Loucks
    Obstet Gynecol 109:456-7. 2007
  16. ncbi New animal model opens opportunities for research on the female athlete triad
    Anne B Loucks
    J Appl Physiol 103:1467-8. 2007
  17. ncbi Special populations: the female player and the youth player
    Christine A Rosenbloom
    College of Health and Human Sciences, Georgia State University, Atlanta, 30302, USA
    J Sports Sci 24:783-93. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi American College of Sports Medicine position stand. The female athlete triad
    Aurelia Nattiv
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1867-82. 2007
    ..No pharmacological agent adequately restores bone loss or corrects metabolic abnormalities that impair health and performance in athletes with functional hypothalamic amenorrhea...
  19. ncbi Validation of energy intake during calorie restriction with the doubly labeled water method and changes in body composition
    Lyn Bowman
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1251-2; author reply 1252-3. 2007
  20. ncbi Energy and carbohydrate for training and recovery
    Louise M Burke
    Department of Sports Nutrition, Australian Institute of Sport, Canberra, ACT
    J Sports Sci 24:675-85. 2006
    ..Such low energy availability causes disturbances to hormonal, metabolic, and immune function...