Bert H Jacobson

Summary

Affiliation: Oklahoma State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Longitudinal morphological and performance profiles for American, NCAA Division I football players
    Bert H Jacobson
    Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 27:2347-54. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Anthropometric cross-sectional comparisons of college football players and potential health implications
    Bert H Jacobson
    School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Harrison Health and Human Performance Laboratory, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:3358-64. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Effect of prescribed sleep surfaces on back pain and sleep quality in patients diagnosed with low back and shoulder pain
    Bert H Jacobson
    204 Willard Hall, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Appl Ergon 42:91-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Assessment of the effectiveness of a sublingual, ergogenic spray on muscle strength and power
    Bert H Jacobson
    AB Harrison Exercise Physiology, Applied Musculoskeletal and Human Physiology Laboratory, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 23:2326-30. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Assessment of the effectiveness of nontransdermal energy patches on muscle endurance and power
    Bert H Jacobson
    Department of Health and Human Performance, School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:869-73. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Grouped comparisons of sleep quality for new and personal bedding systems
    Bert H Jacobson
    School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Applied Musculoskeletal and Human Physiology Research Laboratory, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Appl Ergon 39:247-54. 2008
  7. pmc An assessment of injuries in college cheerleading: distribution, frequency, and associated factors
    B H Jacobson
    Oklahoma State University, School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, 204 Willard Hall, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Br J Sports Med 39:237-40. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Independent static balance training contributes to increased stability and functional capacity in community-dwelling elderly people: a randomized controlled trial
    Bert H Jacobson
    Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    Clin Rehabil 25:549-56. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The influence of ratio and allometric scaling procedures for normalizing upper body power output in division I collegiate football players
    Brennan J Thompson
    Applied Musculoskeletal and Human Physiology Laboratory, Department of Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:2269-73. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the benefit of powered exercises for muscular endurance and functional capacity in elderly participants
    Bert H Jacobson
    Dept of Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:1030-5. 2012

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Longitudinal morphological and performance profiles for American, NCAA Division I football players
    Bert H Jacobson
    Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 27:2347-54. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Anthropometric cross-sectional comparisons of college football players and potential health implications
    Bert H Jacobson
    School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Harrison Health and Human Performance Laboratory, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:3358-64. 2012
    ..Without efforts in detraining, such extreme sizes may warrant concerns regarding injury, heat stress, obesity, and general health status...
  3. doi request reprint Effect of prescribed sleep surfaces on back pain and sleep quality in patients diagnosed with low back and shoulder pain
    Bert H Jacobson
    204 Willard Hall, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Appl Ergon 42:91-7. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Assessment of the effectiveness of a sublingual, ergogenic spray on muscle strength and power
    Bert H Jacobson
    AB Harrison Exercise Physiology, Applied Musculoskeletal and Human Physiology Laboratory, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 23:2326-30. 2009
    ..Lastly, the data were generated by field tests and may not be sensitive enough to elicit subtle responses...
  5. doi request reprint Assessment of the effectiveness of nontransdermal energy patches on muscle endurance and power
    Bert H Jacobson
    Department of Health and Human Performance, School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:869-73. 2008
    ..However, inconsistency in overall results demands further studies to determine the reliability in improvement of performance in the presence of energy patches...
  6. ncbi request reprint Grouped comparisons of sleep quality for new and personal bedding systems
    Bert H Jacobson
    School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Applied Musculoskeletal and Human Physiology Research Laboratory, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Appl Ergon 39:247-54. 2008
    ..Average bed age was 9.5yrs. It was concluded that new bedding systems can significantly improve selected sleep variables and that continuous sleep quality may be dependent on timely replacement of bedding systems...
  7. pmc An assessment of injuries in college cheerleading: distribution, frequency, and associated factors
    B H Jacobson
    Oklahoma State University, School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, 204 Willard Hall, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Br J Sports Med 39:237-40. 2005
    ..Over 50% of all catastrophic injuries in women's sport occur in cheerleading, but unlike other sports, no central tracking system exists...
  8. doi request reprint Independent static balance training contributes to increased stability and functional capacity in community-dwelling elderly people: a randomized controlled trial
    Bert H Jacobson
    Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    Clin Rehabil 25:549-56. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of independently conducted static balance exercises within a fall-safe environment in elderly participants engaging in independent training...
  9. doi request reprint The influence of ratio and allometric scaling procedures for normalizing upper body power output in division I collegiate football players
    Brennan J Thompson
    Applied Musculoskeletal and Human Physiology Laboratory, Department of Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:2269-73. 2010
    ..60). These findings indicated that the standardized allometric scaling procedure may be a more effective method for normalizing PP values among elite division I collegiate football players...
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the benefit of powered exercises for muscular endurance and functional capacity in elderly participants
    Bert H Jacobson
    Dept of Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:1030-5. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of power assisted exercises on muscle endurance and functional capacity of elderly participants following 12 weeks of supervised training...
  11. ncbi request reprint An assessment of high school cheerleading: injury distribution, frequency, and associated factors
    Bert H Jacobson
    School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 34:261-5. 2004
    ..Mail survey of cheerleading-related training and injuries...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparison of Body Mass Index by self-reported versus measured height and weight
    B H Jacobson
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 74078, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 92:128-32. 2001
    ..Further, significantly different Body Mass Indexes were found for women. It was concluded that self-reported height and weight might be viewed with caution in Body Mass Index assessment for convenience samples of college-age subjects...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of perceived comfort differences between standard and experimental load carriage systems
    B H Jacobson
    School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Ergonomics 46:1035-41. 2003
    ..001) between the participants' personal LCSs and the experimental LCS. In conclusion, vertical load placement may redistribute the load in a manner that reduces symptoms of selected anatomical discomfort...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of T'ai Chi Chuan training on balance, kinesthetic sense, and strength
    B H Jacobson
    School of Health, Physical Education, and Leisure Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 74078, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 84:27-33. 1997
    ..It appears that T'ai Chi Chuan presents a low-stress method to enhance stability, selected kinesthetic sense, and strength of knee extension...
  15. ncbi request reprint Perception of physical variables during four phases of the menstrual cycle
    B H Jacobson
    Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 74078, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 87:565-6. 1998
    ..Analysis indicated a significantly lower mean score on perceived strength and speed during the progestational phase and a lower mean for power during menstrual and progestational phases...
  16. ncbi request reprint Load carriage energy expenditure with and without hiking poles during inclined walking
    B H Jacobson
    Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, USA
    Int J Sports Med 21:356-9. 2000
    ..These results suggest that during load carriage on moderate grade, the weight and use of hiking poles does not increase energy expenditure but may provide reduced perceptions of physical exertion...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a selected bedding system on quality of sleep, low back pain, shoulder pain, and spine stiffness
    Bert H Jacobson
    School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 25:88-92. 2002
    ..To determine whether clinical and statistically significant changes in back pain, shoulder pain, spine stiffness, and quality of sleep may be documented after use of a prescribed bedding system...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of perceived backpack comfort using two rating scales
    Bert H Jacobson
    Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 74074, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 99:171-8. 2004
    ..Subjective rating systems are not equally sensitive in distinguishing comfort. While backpacks with unique features may improve comfort, manufacturers should consider the size of the users in developing backpack designs...
  19. ncbi request reprint Correlation between body mass index and percent body fat of trained body builders
    Bert H Jacobson
    School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 74078, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 96:931-2. 2003
    ..43, suggesting the Body Mass Index is a very weak estimate of percent body fat for a group who engage in vigorous resistance training...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the benefit of powered exercises for muscular endurance and functional capacity in elderly participants
    Bert H Jacobson
    Dept of Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
    J Phys Act Health 9:1030-5. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of power assisted exercises on muscle endurance and functional capacity of elderly participants following 12 weeks of supervised training...
  21. pmc Changes in back pain, sleep quality, and perceived stress after introduction of new bedding systems
    Bert H Jacobson
    Professor, School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Health and Human Performance, Oklahoma State University, OK 74078
    J Chiropr Med 8:1-8. 2009
    ..This study compared sleep quality and stress-related symptoms between older beds (>/=5 years) and new bedding systems...
  22. ncbi request reprint Comparison of land- and aquatic-based plyometric training on vertical jump performance
    John D Stemm
    Department of Athletics, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma 47078, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:568-71. 2007
    ..It was concluded that aquatic training resulted in similar training effects as land-based training, with a possible reduction in stress due to the reduction of impact afforded by the buoyancy and resistance of the water upon landing...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of stability and weight shift among golfers grouped by skill level
    J D Stemm
    Athletic Department, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74074, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 103:685-92. 2006
    ..In conclusion, as measured in the current study, balance and weight shift are not significantly different among golfers with different skill...
  24. pmc Effect of a blend of comfrey root extract (Symphytum officinale L.) and tannic acid creams in the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee: randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, multiclinical trials
    Doug B Smith
    Associate Professor, Health and Human Performance, AB Harrison Exercise Physiology Lab, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078
    J Chiropr Med 10:147-56. 2011
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  25. ncbi request reprint Nutrition practices and knowledge of college varsity athletes: a follow-up
    B H Jacobson
    Department of Health and Human Performance, School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 74078, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 15:63-8. 2001
    ..Creatine and vitamin/mineral supplements were the most common for men and women, respectively. Despite previous recommendations regarding nutrition education of high-level athletes, diminutive changes have occurred in the past 6 years...
  26. ncbi request reprint Relationship between frequency of aerobic activity and illness-related absenteeism in a large employee sample
    B H Jacobson
    101 Colvin Center, School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 43:1019-25. 2001
    ..No differences were found between any other combinations (2 to 3, 2 to 4+, 3 to 4+ days) of exercise frequency and absenteeism. These data suggest a significant relationship between exercise frequency and illness-related absenteeism...
  27. ncbi request reprint The relationship between smoking, cholesterol, and HDL-C levels in adult women
    B H Jacobson
    School of HPEL, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 74078, USA
    Women Health 23:27-38. 1995
    ..Based on these findings, it was recommended that employers consider the provision of health promotion programs including seminars, behavioral modification workshops, as well as financial incentives for employees to stop smoking...