J F Caruso

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tulsa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Anthropometry as a predictor of bench press performance done at different loads
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Sciences Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa Oklahoma
    J Strength Cond Res 26:2460-7. 2012
  2. pmc Ergogenic effects of β-alanine and carnosine: proposed future research to quantify their efficacy
    John Caruso
    Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Nutrients 4:585-601. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Salivary hormonal values from high-speed resistive exercise workouts
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:625-32. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Net energy expenditure of gravity-independent high-speed resistive exercise done by women
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Science Program, The University of Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 83:111-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Anthropometry as a predictor of vertical jump heights derived from an instrumented platform
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:284-92. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Front squat data reproducibility collected with a triple-axis accelerometer
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:40-6. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Performance evaluation of a high-speed inertial exercise trainer
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1760-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Anthropometry as a predictor of high speed performance
    J F Caruso
    Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences Program, University of Tulsa, 600 S College Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74104, United States
    Int J Sports Med 30:522-5. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Growth hormone levels after flywheel ergometer exercise: correlation with independent variables
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Science Program, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Tulsa, OK, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 80:610-4. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Impact of acceleration on blood lactate values derived from high-speed resistance exercise
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Sciences Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 23:2009-14. 2009

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. doi request reprint Anthropometry as a predictor of bench press performance done at different loads
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Sciences Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa Oklahoma
    J Strength Cond Res 26:2460-7. 2012
    ..Practical applications suggest results may help coaches and practitioners identify anthropometric features that may best predict various measures of bench press prowess in athletes...
  2. pmc Ergogenic effects of β-alanine and carnosine: proposed future research to quantify their efficacy
    John Caruso
    Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Nutrients 4:585-601. 2012
    ..The severity and duration of paraesthesia episodes are dose-dependent. It may be unwise for persons with a history of paraesthesia to ingest β-alanine. As for any supplement, caution should be exercised with β-alanine supplementation...
  3. doi request reprint Salivary hormonal values from high-speed resistive exercise workouts
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:625-32. 2012
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  4. ncbi request reprint Net energy expenditure of gravity-independent high-speed resistive exercise done by women
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Science Program, The University of Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 83:111-7. 2012
    ..Thus in-flight exercise countermeasures must be devised that minimize energy costs as they are performed on hardware operable in microgravity...
  5. doi request reprint Anthropometry as a predictor of vertical jump heights derived from an instrumented platform
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:284-92. 2012
    ..Because of our sample size and data heterogeneity, practical applications suggest that coaches may find our results best predict performance for a variety of college-aged athletes and vertical jump enthusiasts...
  6. doi request reprint Front squat data reproducibility collected with a triple-axis accelerometer
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:40-6. 2012
    ..Our practical applications imply lighter loads, with inherently higher rates of barbell movement, yield lower data reproducibility values...
  7. doi request reprint Performance evaluation of a high-speed inertial exercise trainer
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1760-8. 2008
    ..Current practical applications include making IET data easier to comprehend for the coaches, athletes, and health care providers who use the device...
  8. doi request reprint Anthropometry as a predictor of high speed performance
    J F Caruso
    Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences Program, University of Tulsa, 600 S College Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74104, United States
    Int J Sports Med 30:522-5. 2009
    ..Future research should identify variables that account for the unexplained variance from high-speed exercise performance...
  9. ncbi request reprint Growth hormone levels after flywheel ergometer exercise: correlation with independent variables
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Science Program, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Tulsa, OK, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 80:610-4. 2009
    ..In-flight muscle mass and strength losses are likely exacerbated by low growth hormone (GH) concentrations. Factors associated with exercise may foretell resultant GH levels and thereby help blunt future mass and strength losses...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of acceleration on blood lactate values derived from high-speed resistance exercise
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Sciences Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 23:2009-14. 2009
    ..To improve an athlete's tolerance for acceleration-induced BLa increases, workouts should be tailored with respect to the muscles involved and the duration of exercise bouts of their chosen sport...
  11. doi request reprint Data reliability from an instrumented vertical jump platform
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:2799-808. 2010
    ..Practical applications suggest coaches may use the platform to derive reliable vertical jump data in addition to other variables to better understand the performance of their athletes...
  12. doi request reprint beta(2)-Adrenergic agonist administration and strength training
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sports Science Program, 312 Chapman Hall, 600 S College Avenue, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 37:66-73. 2009
    ..Given the results presented in this article, physicians should be wary of potential drug abuse and administer beta(2)AA only under appropriate circumstances when such a treatment is warranted...
  13. doi request reprint Data reproducibility from an inertial kinetic exercise machine
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:3081-7. 2010
    ..Practical applications suggest that coaches and therapists may want to employ an IKE as instrumented in the present study to derive reproducible performance data on people who may use the device under their supervision...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prediction of resultant testosterone concentrations from flywheel-based resistive exercise
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Science Program, Ph D, 312 Chapman Hall, 600 S College Avenue, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 81:825-32. 2010
    ..Numerous variables impact resultant testosterone concentrations (TC) that foretell the efficacy of workouts. Identifying variables may aid the development of in-flight exercise prescription...
  15. doi request reprint Blood lactate and hormonal responses to prototype flywheel ergometer workouts
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Exercise and Sport Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:749-56. 2010
    ..Practical applications suggest that eccentric actions should be used for FERG workouts geared toward muscle mass and strength improvement...
  16. doi request reprint The combined acute effects of massage, rest periods, and body part elevation on resistance exercise performance
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Science Program, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:575-82. 2008
    ..Results imply that rest period duration exerts more influence on resistance exercise performance than MBPE. Those who seek improved resistance exercise performance should pay particular attention to rest period durations...
  17. doi request reprint Temporal strength changes from resistance exercise and albuterol on unloaded muscle
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1156-63. 2008
    ..Coaches and practitioners should carefully examine their sport-governing bodies' rules on albuterol administration and give the drug only if an athlete's health warrants such treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Albuterol helps resistance exercise attenuate unloading-induced knee extensor losses
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno, NV, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:505-11. 2004
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Albuterol aids resistance exercise in reducing unloading-induced ankle extensor strength losses
    John Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, University fo Nevada, USA
    J Appl Physiol 98:1705-11. 2005
    ..ETW and EAP gains to unloaded AE may be due to one or more mechanisms. Continued research identifying mechanisms responsible for such changes, as well as the safety of REX-albuterol administration in other models, is warranted...
  20. ncbi request reprint Oral albuterol dosing during the latter stages of a resistance exercise program
    John F Caruso
    Healthcare Research Associates Inc, Orlando, Florida 32819, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:102-7. 2005
    ..A higher lean body mass trend also occurred with albuterol from weeks 10-13. Results suggest that albuterol augments REX to provide greater strength gains from hypertrophic factors than an REX-placebo assignment...
  21. ncbi request reprint A comparison of isoload and isoinertial leg press training on bone and muscle outcomes
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada 89557, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:592-8. 2005
    ..Transduction of the training stimulus may have involved (a) formation in response to microdamage, and (b) piezoelectric-induced potentials that stimulated site-specific osteoblast activity and osteogenesis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Metabolic responses to the seated calf press exercise performed against inertial resistance
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Sciences Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:1019-23. 2005
    ..Two sets of subjects were employed to note either blood lactate (La-) or net caloric cost responses to seated calf presses done on an inertial resistance ergometer...
  23. ncbi request reprint Integrated electromyography and performance outcomes to inertial resistance exercise
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Sciences Program, The University of Tulsa, Oklahoma 74104, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:151-6. 2006
    ..Inertial strength training may improve performance outcomes without additional motor unit recruitment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Blood lactate responses to leg presses performed against inertial resistance
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 77:707-12. 2006
    ..However, blood lactate responses to exercise on the ergometer by contractile mode and training volume are unknown...
  25. ncbi request reprint Body mass and exercise variable relationships to lactate derived from gravity-independent devices
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Science Program, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:864-70. 2007
    ..One device uses flywheels to impose a low-speed high-resistance exercise stimulus while the other, dubbed a Dual Performance Device (DPD), has a sled mounted on a very low friction track to enable high-speed low-resistance repetitions...
  26. doi request reprint Leg and calf press training modes and their impact on jump performance adaptations
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Science Program, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:766-72. 2008
    ..Results suggest that mode-specific adaptations occur with REX training. Thus, athletes are best served with the selection of a REX device that is most specific to the demands of their jump performance task...
  27. doi request reprint The magnitude of blood lactate increases from high speed workouts
    J F Caruso
    Exercise and Sport Sciences Program, University of Tulsa, United States
    Int J Sports Med 32:332-7. 2011
    ..Given the current workout protocol and muscle mass engaged, as well as parallels to other results, our study appears to offer a valid portrayal of subsequent changes in blood lactate concentrations from high-speed resistive exercise...
  28. ncbi request reprint An isokinetic investigation of contractile mode's effect on the elbow flexors
    J F Caruso
    Department of Health Ecology, University of Nevada, Reno 89557, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 15:69-74. 2001
    ..05) greater before and after decrements following exercise for the biceps brachii and brachioradialis. Greater exercise efficiency with less motor unit recruitment and fatigue results from eccentric exercise...
  29. ncbi request reprint Inclusion of eccentric actions on net caloric cost resulting from isoinertial resistance exercise
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 17:549-55. 2003
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Net caloric cost of a 3-set flywheel ergometer resistance exercise paradigm
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada 89557, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 16:567-72. 2002
    ..The results of the current study serve as baseline knowledge for exercise prescriptions pertaining to net caloric cost, exercise efficiency, and mechanical loading using this device...
  31. ncbi request reprint Can albuterol help resistance exercise attenuate unloading-induced bone loss?
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 18:753-9. 2004
    ..91%) significantly (p < 0.05) versus initial values. A resistance exercise-albuterol assignment likely increased BMC by maintaining the mechanical loading stimulus...
  32. ncbi request reprint Albuterol and exercise effects on ankle extensor strength during 40 days of unloading
    John F Caruso
    Exercise and Sports Science Program, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa OK, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 79:577-84. 2008
    ..In-flight ankle extensor (AEXT) strength losses are an impediment to long-term space travel. The current study examines if albuterol helps resistance exercise (RE) abate AEXT strength loss incurred over a 40-d unloading period...
  33. ncbi request reprint A multivariate approach to predicting knee extensor performance
    John F Caruso
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 17:608-13. 2003
    ..6187 + 0.235 (estimated knee extensor fast-twitch muscle fiber percent) + 0.3801 (body mass). Body mass explained more variance for each performance measure...