C P Earnest

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Affiliation: The Cooper Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary androgen 'supplements': separating substance from hype
    C P Earnest
    Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications, Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX, 75230, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 29:63-79. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Lode Excalibur Sport Ergometer and applicability to Computrainer electromagnetically braked cycling training device
    Conrad P Earnest
    The Cooper Institute Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, Dallas, Texas 75230, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:344-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a complex multivitamin supplement
    Conrad Earnest
    The Cooper Institute for Aerobics Research, Dallas, Texas 75230, USA
    Nutrition 18:738-42. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventing nutritional disorders in athletes: focus on the basics
    Conrad Earnest
    The Cooper Institute, Exercise Physiology Laboratory, 12330 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 1:172-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Complex multivitamin supplementation improves homocysteine and resistance to LDL-C oxidation
    Conrad P Earnest
    The Cooper Institute, Dallas Texas 75230, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 22:400-7. 2003
  6. pmc Relation between physical exertion and heart rate variability characteristics in professional cyclists during the Tour of Spain
    C P Earnest
    The Cooper Institute Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, 12330 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75244, USA
    Br J Sports Med 38:568-75. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of a commercial herbal-based formula on exercise performance in cyclists
    Conrad P Earnest
    Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, The Cooper Institute Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:504-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Obesity, macrophage migration inhibitory factor, and weight loss
    T S Church
    The Cooper Institute, 12330 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:675-81. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Relative associations of fitness and fatness to fibrinogen, white blood cell count, uric acid and metabolic syndrome
    T S Church
    The Cooper Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:805-13. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Associations between cardiorespiratory fitness and C-reactive protein in men
    T S Church
    Cooper Institute, Dallas, Tex 75230, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 22:1869-76. 2002

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary androgen 'supplements': separating substance from hype
    C P Earnest
    Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications, Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX, 75230, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 29:63-79. 2001
    ..The current literature reveals that thus far the androgen prohormone supplements tested do not enhance performance, body composition, or various parameters associated with good health...
  2. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Lode Excalibur Sport Ergometer and applicability to Computrainer electromagnetically braked cycling training device
    Conrad P Earnest
    The Cooper Institute Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, Dallas, Texas 75230, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:344-8. 2005
    ..01). We conclude that coaches and cyclists may need to use some caution when directly transferring results obtained from laboratory testing to the Computrainer training device...
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a complex multivitamin supplement
    Conrad Earnest
    The Cooper Institute for Aerobics Research, Dallas, Texas 75230, USA
    Nutrition 18:738-42. 2002
    ..Because few products are validated scientifically, we examined the effects of a 24-ingredient multivitamin formula in an open-label pilot investigation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventing nutritional disorders in athletes: focus on the basics
    Conrad Earnest
    The Cooper Institute, Exercise Physiology Laboratory, 12330 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 1:172-8. 2002
    ..This article focuses on better understanding the benefits of adequate energy balance, further enhanced by a better understanding of macronutrient use...
  5. ncbi request reprint Complex multivitamin supplementation improves homocysteine and resistance to LDL-C oxidation
    Conrad P Earnest
    The Cooper Institute, Dallas Texas 75230, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 22:400-7. 2003
    ..Our current aim was to more thoroughly examine this same formula in a randomized, placebo-controlled, clinical study...
  6. pmc Relation between physical exertion and heart rate variability characteristics in professional cyclists during the Tour of Spain
    C P Earnest
    The Cooper Institute Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, 12330 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75244, USA
    Br J Sports Med 38:568-75. 2004
    ..Continued exposure to prolonged periods of intense exercise may unfavourably alter neuroendocrine, neuromuscular, and cardiovascular function...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of a commercial herbal-based formula on exercise performance in cyclists
    Conrad P Earnest
    Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, The Cooper Institute Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:504-9. 2004
    ..1 (1.8) yr; height: 178.5 (1.8) cm; weight: 77.1 (1.6) kg]...
  8. ncbi request reprint Obesity, macrophage migration inhibitory factor, and weight loss
    T S Church
    The Cooper Institute, 12330 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:675-81. 2005
    ..In this study, we examined the effects of participation in a behavior-based weight loss program on MIF concentrations in obese individuals...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relative associations of fitness and fatness to fibrinogen, white blood cell count, uric acid and metabolic syndrome
    T S Church
    The Cooper Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:805-13. 2002
    ..To examine the relation between fitness and fibrinogen, white blood cell count, uric acid and metabolic syndrome across levels of adiposity in apparently healthy, nonsmoking men...
  10. ncbi request reprint Associations between cardiorespiratory fitness and C-reactive protein in men
    T S Church
    Cooper Institute, Dallas, Tex 75230, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 22:1869-76. 2002
    ..This study examined the association between cardiorespiratory fitness and C-reactive protein (CRP), with adjustment for weight and within weight categories...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dose Response to Exercise in Women aged 45-75 yr (DREW): design and rationale
    Gina M Morss
    Centers for Integrated Health Research, The Cooper Institute, 12330 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:336-44. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Cordyceps sinensis- and Rhodiola rosea-based supplementation in male cyclists and its effect on muscle tissue oxygen saturation
    Sheree N Colson
    Department of Health Sciences, McLennan Community College, Waco, Texas 76708, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:358-63. 2005
    ..05) differences in Sto(2) slope, Sto(2) threshold (Sto(2T)), Vo(2)max, ventilatory threshold (V(T)), or time to exhaustion (T(E)) between or within the treatment or control group. In conclusion, Cs-Rr did not significantly enhance Sto(2)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Does creatine supplementation improve functional capacity in elderly women?
    Silvia CaNete
    Universisad Europea de Madrid, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 20:22-8. 2006
    ..In elderly women, short-term oral creatine supplementation does not improve endurance capacity but increases the ability to perform lower-body functional living tasks involving rapid movements...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effects of protein and amino acid supplementation on performance and training adaptations during ten weeks of resistance training
    Chad M Kerksick
    Center for Exercise, Nutrition and Preventive Health Research, Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation, Baylor University, Waco, TX 76798, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:643-53. 2006
    ..Athletes, coaches, and nutritionists can use these findings to increase fat-free mass and to improve body composition during resistance training...
  15. ncbi request reprint Is cardiorespiratory fitness related to quality of life in survivors of breast cancer?
    Fernando Herrero
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 20:535-40. 2006
    ..The improvement of both submaximal indices can have a beneficial effect on QOL...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of different doses of physical activity on cardiorespiratory fitness among sedentary, overweight or obese postmenopausal women with elevated blood pressure: a randomized controlled trial
    Timothy S Church
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System, Baton Rouge 70808 4124, USA
    JAMA 297:2081-91. 2007
    ..However, a poor understanding of the physical activity-fitness dose response relation remains...
  17. ncbi request reprint Examination of encapsulated phytosterol ester supplementation on lipid indices associated with cardiovascular disease
    Conrad P Earnest
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Preventive Medicine Laboratory, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    Nutrition 23:625-33. 2007
    ..As opposed to traditional food based delivery we examined the efficacy of ingesting encapsulated phytosterol esters on indices of lipid health in hypercholesterolemic adults...
  18. pmc Inflammation and exercise (INFLAME): study rationale, design, and methods
    Angela M Thompson
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:418-27. 2008
    ..The INFLAME study is designed to determine the effect of exercise training on elevated high-sensitivity C-Reactive Protein (CRP) concentrations in initially sedentary women and men...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness as a predictor of cancer mortality among men with pre-diabetes and diabetes
    Angela M Thompson
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, 4600 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808 4124, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:764-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article was to examine the risk of cancer mortality across levels of fitness and to examine the fitness-mortality relation for site-specific cancers in men with pre-diabetes and diabetes...
  20. pmc Heart rate variability characteristics in sedentary postmenopausal women following six months of exercise training: the DREW study
    Conrad P Earnest
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2288. 2008
    ..Though cardiorespiratory exercise training increases HRV, little is known regarding the exercise dose necessary to promote this improvement...
  21. ncbi request reprint Field testing of physiological responses associated with Nordic Walking
    Timothy S Church
    Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications at The Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 73:296-300. 2002
    ..7; p < .01) compared to regular walking. Nordic Walking, examined in the field, results in a significant increase in oxygen use and caloric expenditure compared to regular walking, without significantly increasing perceived exertion...
  22. ncbi request reprint Does intermittent hypoxia increase erythropoiesis in professional cyclists during a 3-week race?
    Jose G Villa
    Dept of Physical Education, Univ of León, Leon, Spain
    Can J Appl Physiol 30:61-73. 2005
    ..Statistical analysis showed that Epo increase tended to be higher (p = 0.052) in the IHE group than in controls (37.4 +/- 5.8% vs. -4.4 +/- 19.5%, respectively). However IHE had no effect on reticulocytes or erythrocyte count (p > 0.05)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effects of cardiorespiratory fitness on healthcare utilization
    Tedd L Mitchell
    Cooper Clinic, 12200 Preston Rd, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:2088-92. 2004
    ..A subset was also evaluated to assess whether improvement in fitness affected incidence of treatments...
  24. ncbi request reprint Exercise capacity and body composition as predictors of mortality among men with diabetes
    Timothy S Church
    The Cooper Institute, Dallas, Texas Cooper Clinic, Dallas, Texas 75230, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:83-8. 2004
    ..To quantify the relation of fitness to mortality among men with diabetes, adjusted for BMI and within levels of BMI...
  25. ncbi request reprint Eight weeks of moderate-intensity exercise training increases heart rate variability in sedentary postmenopausal women
    Radim Jurca
    The Cooper Institute, Dallas, Tex 75230, USA
    Am Heart J 147:e21. 2004
    ..However, results from studies examining the effect of exercise training on HRV in postmenopausal women are inconclusive. In addition, the effect of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) on HRV remains a subject of speculation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Associations of muscle strength and fitness with metabolic syndrome in men
    Radim Jurca
    The Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1301-7. 2004
    ..To examine the associations for muscular strength and cardiorespiratory fitness with the prevalence of metabolic syndrome among men...
  27. ncbi request reprint Low vs. high glycemic index carbohydrate gel ingestion during simulated 64-km cycling time trial performance
    Conrad P Earnest
    The Cooper Institute Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, Dallas, Texas 75230, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 18:466-72. 2004
    ..06), despite no differences in heart rate (HR) or rate of perceived exertion (RPE). Our results show a trend for improvement in time and wattage over the last 16 km of a 64-km simulated TT regardless of glycemic index...
  28. ncbi request reprint Reduction of C-reactive protein levels through use of a multivitamin
    Timothy S Church
    The Cooper Institute, Dallas, Texas 75230, USA
    Am J Med 115:702-7. 2003
    ..Elevated C-reactive protein levels are associated with the risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes. We examined whether multivitamins reduce C-reactive protein levels...
  29. ncbi request reprint Heart rate recovery following maximal exercise testing as a predictor of cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in men with diabetes
    Yiling J Cheng
    Cooper Institute, Center for Epidemiological Research, Dallas, Texas 75230, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2052-7. 2003
    ..Heart rate recovery (HRR) is an independent prognostic indicator for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality in healthy men. We examined the association of HRR to CVD-related and all-cause mortality in men with diabetes...
  30. ncbi request reprint PPARGC1A genotype (Gly482Ser) predicts exceptional endurance capacity in European men
    Alejandro Lucia
    European University of Madrid, Spain
    J Appl Physiol 99:344-8. 2005
    ..This finding has relevance from the perspective of physical performance, but it may also be informative for the targeted prevention of diseases associated with low fitness such as Type 2 diabetes...
  31. ncbi request reprint How do endurance runners actually train? Relationship with competition performance
    Jonathan Esteve-Lanao
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, European University of Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:496-504. 2005
    ..To quantify the relationship between total training load and running performance during the most important competitions of the season (national cross-country championships, 4.175- and 10.130-km races)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effects of oral ATP supplementation on anaerobic power and muscular strength
    Alexander N Jordan
    The Cooper Institute Centers for Integrated Health Research, Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, Dallas, TX, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:983-90. 2004
    ..We examined 14 d of oral adenosine 5'-triphosphate (ATP) supplementation on indices of anaerobic capacity and muscular strength...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol-lowering effects of bovine serum immunoglobulin in participants with mild hypercholesterolemia
    Conrad P Earnest
    Center for Human Performance and Nutrition Research, The Cooper Institute Centers for Integrated Health Research, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:792-8. 2005
    ..The consumption of milk products has been shown to lower cholesterol. The mechanism of action surrounding this observation has been attributed to the protein fraction of milk and serum...