Dain P LaRoche

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Hampshire
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Explosive force and fractionated reaction time in elderly low- and high-active women
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Environmental and Health Sciences, Johnson State College, Johnson, VT, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1659-65. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Interaction of age, cognitive function, and gait performance in 50-80-year-olds
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, 124 Main Street, Durham, NH, 03824, USA
    Age (Dordr) 36:9693. 2014
  3. pmc Strength asymmetry increases gait asymmetry and variability in older women
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:2172-81. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic stretching and voluntary muscle force
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:589-96. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Elderly women have blunted response to resistance training despite reduced antagonist coactivation
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1660-8. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Rapid torque development in older female fallers and nonfallers: a comparison across lower-extremity muscles
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, 124 Main Street, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 20:482-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Grade influences blood lactate kinetics during cross-country skiing
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire 03824, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:120-7. 2010
  8. pmc Low strength is related to diminished ground reaction forces and walking performance in older women
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    Gait Posture 33:668-72. 2011
  9. pmc Fat mass limits lower-extremity relative strength and maximal walking performance in older women
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 21:754-61. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Defining intensity domains from the end power of a 3-min all-out cycling test
    James T Francis
    Robert Kertzer Exercise Physiology Laboratory, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:1769-75. 2010

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Explosive force and fractionated reaction time in elderly low- and high-active women
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Environmental and Health Sciences, Johnson State College, Johnson, VT, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1659-65. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether muscle power, activation time, and neuromuscular stimulation are related to physical activity patterns in older women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Interaction of age, cognitive function, and gait performance in 50-80-year-olds
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, 124 Main Street, Durham, NH, 03824, USA
    Age (Dordr) 36:9693. 2014
    ..Reduced cognitive function with age makes it difficult for older adults to maintain a normal, rhythmical gait pattern while performing a cognitive task, which may place them at greater risk for falling...
  3. pmc Strength asymmetry increases gait asymmetry and variability in older women
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:2172-81. 2012
    ..The aim of the research was to determine how knee extensor strength asymmetry influences gait asymmetry and variability because these gait parameters have been related to mobility and falls in older adults...
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic stretching and voluntary muscle force
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:589-96. 2008
    ..Before exercise that requires high muscular forces, individuals may perform dynamic, sport-specific exercises to increase blood flow, metabolic activity, temperature, and compliance of the muscle...
  5. doi request reprint Elderly women have blunted response to resistance training despite reduced antagonist coactivation
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1660-8. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Rapid torque development in older female fallers and nonfallers: a comparison across lower-extremity muscles
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, 124 Main Street, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 20:482-8. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Grade influences blood lactate kinetics during cross-country skiing
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire 03824, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:120-7. 2010
    ..The leftward shift in the B(La) vs. intensity curve during uphill skiing should be recognized to properly prescribe training intensity as well as interpret laboratory results...
  8. pmc Low strength is related to diminished ground reaction forces and walking performance in older women
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    Gait Posture 33:668-72. 2011
    ..42-0.60, P<0.05). In older women with low strength, diminished peak vGRFs were associated with slower walking speeds putting them at risk for mobility limitation, disability, poor health, and loss of independence...
  9. pmc Fat mass limits lower-extremity relative strength and maximal walking performance in older women
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Kinesiology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 21:754-61. 2011
    ..05). Overweight, older women demonstrated altered gait and reduced walking performance related to poor relative strength and rate of torque development of lower-extremity muscles...
  10. doi request reprint Defining intensity domains from the end power of a 3-min all-out cycling test
    James T Francis
    Robert Kertzer Exercise Physiology Laboratory, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:1769-75. 2010
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of stretching on passive muscle tension and response to eccentric exercise
    Dain P LaRoche
    Department of Environmental and Health Sciences, Johnson State College, 337 College Hill, Johnson, VT 05656, USA
    Am J Sports Med 34:1000-7. 2006
    ..Stretching is used in an attempt to improve performance and reduce the risk of muscle injury, with little evidence to support its effectiveness...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of cryotherapy on muscle recovery and inflammation following a bout of damaging exercise
    Naomi J Crystal
    Robert Kertzer Exercise Physiology Laboratory, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:2577-86. 2013
    ..These results do not support the use of cryotherapy during recovery. ..