Douglas J Casa

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Affiliation: University of Connecticut
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based approach to lingering hydration questions
    Matthew S Ganio
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Clin Sports Med 26:1-16. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Exertional heat stroke: new concepts regarding cause and care
    Douglas J Casa
    Korey Stringer Institute, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 11:115-23. 2012
  3. pmc Influence of hydration on physiological function and performance during trail running in the heat
    Douglas J Casa
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 45:147-56. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint American College of Sports Medicine roundtable on hydration and physical activity: consensus statements
    Douglas J Casa
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 4:115-27. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cold water immersion: the gold standard for exertional heatstroke treatment
    Douglas J Casa
    Department of Kinesiology, Human Performance Laboratory, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 35:141-9. 2007
  6. pmc Validity of devices that assess body temperature during outdoor exercise in the heat
    Douglas J Casa
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Neag Schoolof Education, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 42:333-42. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Exertional heat stroke in competitive athletes
    Douglas J Casa
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 4:309-17. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Influence of hydration status on pacing during trail running in the heat
    Rebecca L Stearns
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 23:2533-41. 2009
  9. pmc Validity and reliability of devices that assess body temperature during indoor exercise in the heat
    Matthew S Ganio
    University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    J Athl Train 44:124-35. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Nutritional, physiological, and perceptual responses during a summer ultraendurance cycling event
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    University of Connecticut, Human Performance Laboratory, Dept of Kinesiology, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:307-18. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based approach to lingering hydration questions
    Matthew S Ganio
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Clin Sports Med 26:1-16. 2007
    ..This article offers a fresh perspective on timely topics related to hydration, fluid balance, and exercise in the heat...
  2. doi request reprint Exertional heat stroke: new concepts regarding cause and care
    Douglas J Casa
    Korey Stringer Institute, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 11:115-23. 2012
    ..This article addresses important issues related to EHS cause and care. We focus on the predisposing factors, errors in care, physiology of cold water immersion, and return-to-play or duty considerations...
  3. pmc Influence of hydration on physiological function and performance during trail running in the heat
    Douglas J Casa
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 45:147-56. 2010
    ..Investigators in these field studies did not control exercise intensity, a known modulator of body core temperature...
  4. ncbi request reprint American College of Sports Medicine roundtable on hydration and physical activity: consensus statements
    Douglas J Casa
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 4:115-27. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cold water immersion: the gold standard for exertional heatstroke treatment
    Douglas J Casa
    Department of Kinesiology, Human Performance Laboratory, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 35:141-9. 2007
    ..We refute the many criticisms of this treatment and provide scientific evidence supporting cold water immersion for exertional heatstroke...
  6. pmc Validity of devices that assess body temperature during outdoor exercise in the heat
    Douglas J Casa
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Neag Schoolof Education, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 42:333-42. 2007
    ..Few authors have assessed the validity of the thermometers that measure body temperature at these sites in athletic settings...
  7. ncbi request reprint Exertional heat stroke in competitive athletes
    Douglas J Casa
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 4:309-17. 2005
    ..Exploration of these topics will enhance the medical care regarding EHS...
  8. doi request reprint Influence of hydration status on pacing during trail running in the heat
    Rebecca L Stearns
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 23:2533-41. 2009
    ..These findings reveal that dehydration is associated with decreases in a runners' ability to evenly pace themselves during a competitive situation...
  9. pmc Validity and reliability of devices that assess body temperature during indoor exercise in the heat
    Matthew S Ganio
    University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    J Athl Train 44:124-35. 2009
    ..The validity of these temperature measuring devices in a controlled environment may be more acceptable...
  10. doi request reprint Nutritional, physiological, and perceptual responses during a summer ultraendurance cycling event
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    University of Connecticut, Human Performance Laboratory, Dept of Kinesiology, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:307-18. 2012
    ..4 and 40.2°C). We concluded that these findings provide information regarding energy consumption, macronutrient intake, hydration status, and the physiological stresses that are unique to ultraendurance exercise in a hot environment...
  11. pmc The American football uniform: uncompensable heat stress and hyperthermic exhaustion
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Mr Johnson is now at the Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Athl Train 45:117-27. 2010
    ..In hot environments, the American football uniform predisposes athletes to exertional heat exhaustion or exercise-induced hyperthermia at the threshold for heat stroke (rectal temperature [T(re)] > 39 degrees C)...
  12. pmc Does creatine supplementation hinder exercise heat tolerance or hydration status? A systematic review with meta-analyses
    Rebecca M Lopez
    University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    J Athl Train 44:215-23. 2009
    ..To critically assess original research addressing the effect of creatine supplementation on exercise heat tolerance and hydration status...
  13. doi request reprint The effect of oral vs. Intravenous rehydration on circulating myoglobin and creatine kinase
    Kathleen N Beasley
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:60-7. 2010
    ..Thus, despite previous research that clearly indicates the benefit of ingesting fluids during exercise to attenuate muscle damage, there were no significant differences between the modes of rehydration on circulating Mb and CK...
  14. ncbi request reprint Thermoregulatory responses to exercise in the heat: chronic caffeine intake has no effect
    Melissa W Roti
    The University of Connecticut, Human Performance Laboratory and Department of Kinesiology, Storrs, CT, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 77:124-9. 2006
    ..Yet, military personnel are often deployed to hot environments and must perform under sleep-deprived conditions where caffeine would be an ideal intervention strategy to enhance physical and cognitive performance...
  15. doi request reprint Hydration biomarkers and dietary fluid consumption of women
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1056-61. 2012
    ..In conclusion, these data provide objective normative values for hyperhydration, euhydration, and dehydration that can be used by registered dietitians and clinicians to counsel women about their hydration status...
  16. ncbi request reprint Human hydration indices: acute and longitudinal reference values
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 20:145-53. 2010
    ..These findings provide euhydration reference values and hydration extremes for 7 commonly used indices in free-living, healthy, active men who were not exercising in a hot environment or training strenuously...
  17. doi request reprint Effects of hydration state and resistance exercise on markers of muscle damage
    Linda M Yamamoto
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1387-93. 2008
    ..Despite these results, athletes are encouraged to commence exercise in a euhydrated state to maximize endogenous hormonal, mechanical, and metabolic benefits...
  18. doi request reprint Comparison of body cooling methods on physiological and perceptual measures of mildly hyperthermic athletes
    Julie K Demartini
    Korey Stringer Institute, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2065-74. 2011
    ..These cooling strategies are recommended to decrease T(re) during a brief recovery period between exercise bouts...
  19. doi request reprint Mild dehydration affects mood in healthy young women
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    J Nutr 142:382-8. 2012
    ..36% dehydration in females. Increased emphasis on optimal hydration is warranted, especially during and after moderate exercise...
  20. ncbi request reprint Heat acclimatization and hydration status of American football players during initial summer workouts
    Susan W Yeargin
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:463-70. 2006
    ..05). Heart rate, T(GI), and ESQ measurements indicated that football players experienced gradual heat acclimatization and enhanced heat tolerance, despite progressive increases of exercise variables, clothing, and environmental stressors...
  21. doi request reprint Effect of ambient temperature on caffeine ergogenicity during endurance exercise
    Matthew S Ganio
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 111:1135-46. 2011
    ..CAF improved performance independent of environmental temperature. These findings suggest that caffeine at the dosage utilized (6 mg/kg body mass) is a, legal drug that provides an ergogenic benefit in 12 and 33°C...
  22. doi request reprint Influence of betaine consumption on strenuous running and sprinting in a hot environment
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:851-60. 2008
    ..We interpret the increases of both aerobic and anaerobic metabolism (C+B > C) to mean that further investigation of betaine as a nutritional supplement, using other types of exercise, is warranted...
  23. pmc Evidence-based medicine and the recognition and treatment of exertional heat stroke, part II: a perspective from the clinical athletic trainer
    Stephanie M Mazerolle
    Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 46:533-42. 2011
    ..This apprehension might lead to deaths from EHS that could have been prevented...
  24. doi request reprint Caffeine use in sports: considerations for the athlete
    Bulent Sokmen
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:978-86. 2008
    ..Athletes and coaches also must consider how a person's body size, age, gender, previous use, level of tolerance, and the dose itself all influence the ergogenic effects of caffeine on sports performance...
  25. doi request reprint Caffeine lowers muscle pain during exercise in hot but not cool environments
    Matthew S Ganio
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Physiol Behav 102:429-35. 2011
    ..Although exercise in the heat increases muscle pain compared to a cooler environment, caffeine reduces this pain...
  26. pmc Perceptual responses while wearing an American football uniform in the heat
    Evan C Johnson
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Mr Johnson is now at the Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Athl Train 45:107-16. 2010
    ..The protective equipment worn during American football has been shown to increase thermal strain; however, the perception of this increased heat has not been examined...
  27. pmc Work-family conflict, part II: Job and life satisfaction in national collegiate athletic association division I-A certified athletic trainers
    Stephanie M Mazerolle
    Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 43:513-22. 2008
    ..However, WFC and its consequences have not yet been fully investigated among certified athletic trainers...
  28. pmc Acute whole-body cooling for exercise-induced hyperthermia: a systematic review
    Brendon P McDermott
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, Unit 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 44:84-93. 2009
    ..To assess existing original research addressing the efficiency of whole-body cooling modalities in the treatment of exertional hyperthermia...
  29. doi request reprint Appearance of D2O in sweat after oral and oral-intravenous rehydration in men
    Holly Emmanuel
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2092-9. 2011
    ..The IVO method does not appear to be superior to the traditional OR method of rehydration...
  30. ncbi request reprint Fluid, electrolyte, and renal indices of hydration during 11 days of controlled caffeine consumption
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    University of Connecticut, Human Performance Laboratory, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 15:252-65. 2005
    ..Therefore, C0, C3, and C6 exhibited no evidence of hypohydration. These findings question the widely accepted notion that caffeine consumption acts chronically as a diuretic...
  31. ncbi request reprint Two environmental symptoms questionnaires during 10 days of exercise-heat acclimation
    Rebecca L Stearns
    The Korey Stringer Institute, The University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Rd, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 84:797-802. 2013
    ..This is reported as a 12-question ESQ (12-ESQ), which was correlated with physiological data...
  32. ncbi request reprint No effect of 5% hypohydration on running economy of competitive runners at 23 degrees C
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1762-9. 2006
    ..This investigation examined the effects of hypohydration (HY) on RE and associated physiological responses...
  33. ncbi request reprint Hydration and muscular performance: does fluid balance affect strength, power and high-intensity endurance?
    Daniel A Judelson
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    Sports Med 37:907-21. 2007
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Effect of hydration state on strength, power, and resistance exercise performance
    Daniel A Judelson
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1817-24. 2007
    ..The purposes of this study were to examine the isolated effect of hydration state on 1) strength, power, and the performance of acute resistance exercise, and 2) central activation ratio (CAR)...
  35. pmc Current knowledge, attitudes, and practices of certified athletic trainers regarding recognition and treatment of exertional heat stroke
    Stephanie M Mazerolle
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 45:170-80. 2010
    ..Previous research has indicated that despite awareness of the current literature on the recommended prevention and care of exertional heat stroke (EHS), certified athletic trainers (ATs) acknowledge failure to follow those recommendations...
  36. doi request reprint Hypohydration and hyperthermia impair neuromuscular control after exercise
    Lindsay J DiStefano
    Human Performance Research Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1166-73. 2013
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effects of hypohydration and hyperthermia during exercise on movement technique and postural control...
  37. doi request reprint The influence of rehydration mode after exercise dehydration on cardiovascular function
    Brendon P McDermott
    Department of Health, Human Performance, and Recreation, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 27:2086-95. 2013
    ..054) and was significantly less than NF at REHY60 (p = 0.003). Practical application seeking to restore cardiovascular function after EXDE, the combined use of IV + OR rather than a single REHY method seems to be most expedient...
  38. ncbi request reprint Cold-water dousing with ice massage to treat exertional heat stroke: a case series
    Brendon P McDermott
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 80:720-2. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the rate of cooling via a novel water ice therapy (WIT) as an alternative to cold-water immersion for the acute treatment of exertional heat stroke (EHS)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Orthostatic hypotension after 10 days of exercise-heat acclimation and 28 hours of sleep loss
    Paula Y S Poh
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 83:403-11. 2012
    ..The purpose was: 1) to evaluate the effects of 10 d of heat acclimation (HA) and 28 h of SL on OH; and 2) to determine the best measurements to assess OH in clinical and field settings...
  40. ncbi request reprint Validity of field expedient devices to assess core temperature during exercise in the cold
    James R Bagley
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, California State University, Fullerton, CA, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 82:1098-103. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if field expedient devices provide valid measures of TcRE during rest and exercise in the cold...
  41. ncbi request reprint Repetitive Box Lifting Performance is Impaired in a Hot Environment: Implications for Altered Work-Rest Cycles
    Carl M Maresh
    a Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut
    J Occup Environ Hyg 11:460-8. 2014
    ..Additional research is needed to determine optimal work:rest cycles for maximizing work performance in thermally oppressive environments. ..
  42. pmc Comparison of rectal and aural core body temperature thermometry in hyperthermic, exercising individuals: a meta-analysis
    Robert Huggins
    Korey Stringer Institute, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 47:329-38. 2012
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Caffeine, fluid-electrolyte balance, temperature regulation, and exercise-heat tolerance
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Department of Kinesiology, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Connecticut, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 35:135-40. 2007
    ..This review, contrary to popular beliefs, proposes that caffeine consumption does not result in the following: (a) water-electrolyte imbalances or hyperthermia and (b) reduced exercise-heat tolerance...
  44. ncbi request reprint Rehydration with glycerol: endocrine, cardiovascular, and thermoregulatory responses during exercise in the heat
    Stavros A Kavouras
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 100:442-50. 2006
    ..These data indicated that glycerol had little or no major effect on fluid-regulating factors during rehydration or exercise, and the improved exercise capacity in G was likely due to a greater plasma volume during exercise...
  45. doi request reprint The effects of resistance training on endurance distance running performance among highly trained runners: a systematic review
    Linda M Yamamoto
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:2036-44. 2008
    ..The short duration and wide range of exercises implemented are of concern, but coaches should not hesitate to implement a well-planned, periodized CT program for their endurance runners...
  46. ncbi request reprint Recovery and return to activity following exertional heat stroke: considerations for the sports medicine staff
    Brendon P McDermott
    Department of Kinesiology at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    J Sport Rehabil 16:163-81. 2007
    ..To describe the current scientific evidence of recovery and return to activity following exertional heat stroke (EHS)...
  47. pmc Is oral temperature an accurate measurement of deep body temperature? A systematic review
    Stephanie M Mazerolle
    Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 46:566-73. 2011
    ..Oral temperature might not be a valid method to assess core body temperature. However, many clinicians, including athletic trainers, use it rather than criterion standard methods, such as rectal thermometry...
  48. pmc Evidence-based practice and the recognition and treatment of exertional heat stroke, part I: a perspective from the athletic training educator
    Stephanie M Mazerolle
    Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 46:523-32. 2011
    ..Athletic trainers (ATs) know to diagnose exertional heat stroke (EHS) via rectal thermometry (T(re)) and to treat EHS via cold-water immersion (CWI) but do not implement these recommendations in clinical practice...
  49. pmc Eleven days of moderate exercise and heat exposure induces acclimation without significant HSP70 and apoptosis responses of lymphocytes in college-aged males
    Lindsay L Hom
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Cell Stress Chaperones 17:29-39. 2012
    ..We conclude that our protocol successfully induced physiological acclimation without induction of cellular heat shock responses in lymphocytes and that added mild sleep loss is not sufficient to induce a heat shock response...
  50. doi request reprint Physical demands of National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I football players during preseason training in the heat
    Julie K Demartini
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Univeristy of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2935-43. 2011
    ..Therefore, it appears that L engage in more isometric work than NL do. In addition, the players exposed to similar practice demands provide similar work output during preseason practice sessions regardless of their playing status...
  51. doi request reprint Effect of caffeine on sport-specific endurance performance: a systematic review
    Matthew S Ganio
    Department of Kinesiology, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 23:315-24. 2009
    ..kg body mass). Abstaining from caffeine at least 7 days before use will give the greatest chance of optimizing the ergogenic effect...
  52. doi request reprint The influence of nutritional ergogenic aids on exercise heat tolerance and hydration status
    Rebecca M Lopez
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269 1110, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 8:192-9. 2009
    ....
  53. pmc Assessing strategies to manage work and life balance of athletic trainers working in the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I setting
    Stephanie M Mazerolle
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 46:194-205. 2011
    ..However, an understanding of the strategies ATs use to promote a balance between their professional and personal lives is lacking...
  54. ncbi request reprint Body cooling between two bouts of exercise in the heat enhances subsequent performance
    Susan W Yeargin
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:383-9. 2006
    ..In conclusion, CWI enhances performance (6% improvement in race time) in the second bout of exercise, supporting its potential role as an ergogenic aid in athletic performance...
  55. ncbi request reprint Survival strategy: acute treatment of exertional heat stroke
    Douglas J Casa
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:462. 2006
  56. doi request reprint Effect of body cooling on subsequent aerobic and anaerobic exercise performance: a systematic review
    Gregory F Ranalli
    Korey Stringer Institute, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:3488-96. 2010
    ..In conclusion, body cooling seems to have a positive effect on aerobic performance, although the impact on anaerobic performance may vary and often does not provide the same positive effect...
  57. doi request reprint Novel hydration assessment techniques employing thirst and a water intake challenge in healthy men
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    a Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 39:138-44. 2014
    ..These 2 techniques are relevant because HY (-2% body mass) is the approximate threshold for the onset of thirst, reduced endurance exercise performance, and decrements of working memory and mood. ..
  58. pmc Undergraduate athletic training students' influences on career decisions after graduation
    Stephanie M Mazerolle
    Director, Entry Level Athletic Training, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 47:679-93. 2012
    ..However, ATSs commonly appear to be opting for a more diversified professional experience after graduation. With the diversity in available options, an understanding of career decision is imperative...
  59. pmc National athletic trainers' association position statement: preventing sudden death in sports
    Douglas J Casa
    Korey Stringer Institute, University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA
    J Athl Train 47:96-118. 2012
    ..To present recommendations for the prevention and screening, recognition, and treatment of the most common conditions resulting in sudden death in organized sports...
  60. ncbi request reprint Hydration status, knowledge, and behavior in youths at summer sports camps
    Nora R Decher
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, USA
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 3:262-78. 2008
    ..To assess the hydration status and level of hydration knowledge of youths at summer sports camps...
  61. ncbi request reprint Rehydration with a caffeinated beverage during the nonexercise periods of 3 consecutive days of 2-a-day practices
    Kelly A Fiala
    Department of Kinesiology in the Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 14:419-29. 2004
    ..526, P = 0.031. No differences were found among other variables (P > 0.05). In summary, there is little evidence to suggest that the use of beverages containing caffeine during nonexercise might hinder hydration status...
  62. doi request reprint Effects of ingesting protein in combination with carbohydrate during exercise on endurance performance: a systematic review with meta-analysis
    Rebecca L Stearns
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:2192-202. 2010
    ..Further research is warranted before a clear conclusion can be drawn...
  63. doi request reprint The effects of resistance training on road cycling performance among highly trained cyclists: a systematic review
    Linda M Yamamoto
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut
    J Strength Cond Res 24:560-6. 2010
    ..Despite the limited research on CT for highly trained cyclists, it is likely that replacing a portion of a cyclist's ET with RT will result in improved time trial performance and maximal power...
  64. ncbi request reprint Influence of diuretic-induced dehydration on competitive sprint and power performance
    Greig Watson
    The University of Connecticut, Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1168-74. 2005
    ..Sprinting performance may suffer by similar mechanisms (i.e., altered cardiovascular strain, heat storage, and metabolism) or may improve because of reduced mass to accelerate and carry...
  65. ncbi request reprint Effect of chronic caffeine intake on choice reaction time, mood, and visual vigilance
    Daniel A Judelson
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Rd, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Physiol Behav 85:629-34. 2005
    ..kg(-1) day(-1) of caffeine, suggesting that chronic caffeine intake (1) has few perceptible effects on cognitive and psychomotor well-being and (2) may lead to a tolerance to some aspects of caffeine's acute effects...
  66. ncbi request reprint Exertional hyponatremia
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    University of Connecticut, Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Unit 1110, 2095 Hillside Road, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 5:221-2. 2006
  67. pmc Work-family conflict, part I: Antecedents of work-family conflict in national collegiate athletic association division I-A certified athletic trainers
    Stephanie M Mazerolle
    Department of Kinesiology, Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 43:505-12. 2008
    ..Long work hours, minimal control over work schedules, and time spent away from home are antecedents to WFC. To date, few authors have examined work-family conflict within the athletic training profession...
  68. ncbi request reprint American College of Sports Medicine position stand. Exertional heat illness during training and competition
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:556-72. 2007
    ..Muscle cramping usually responds to rest and replacement of fluid and salt (sodium). Prevention strategies are essential to reducing the incidence of EHS, heat exhaustion, and exercise associated muscle cramping...
  69. doi request reprint Effect of hydration state on resistance exercise-induced endocrine markers of anabolism, catabolism, and metabolism
    Daniel A Judelson
    Dept of Kinesiology, California State Univ, Fullerton, CA 92834, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 105:816-24. 2008
    ..These results suggest that hypohydration can modify the hormonal and metabolic response to resistance exercise, influencing the postexercise circulatory milieu...
  70. ncbi request reprint Youth football: heat stress and injury risk
    Michael F Bergeron
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1421-30. 2005