Moh H Malek

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nebraska
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of eight weeks of caffeine supplementation and endurance training on aerobic fitness and body composition
    Moh H Malek
    University of Nebraska Lincoln Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Lincoln, NE 68583, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:751-5. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary function following surgical repair of pectus excavatum: a meta-analysis
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 110 Ruth Leverton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 30:637-43. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint A new nonexercise-based VO2(max) equation for aerobically trained females
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 110 Ruth Leverton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1804-10. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A new non-exercise-based Vo2max prediction equation for aerobically trained men
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Nebraska 68583 0806, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:559-65. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of interelectrode distance on electromyographic amplitude and mean power frequency during incremental cycle ergometry
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 110 Ruth Leverton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 151:139-47. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Validity of VO2max equations for aerobically trained males and females
    Moh H Malek
    University of Nebraska Lincoln, Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Lincoln, NE 68588 0229, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1427-32. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular function following surgical repair of pectus excavatum: a metaanalysis
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, 68583 0806, USA
    Chest 130:506-16. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory outcome after corrective surgery for pectus excavatum: a case study
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, 110 Ruth Leverton Hall, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:183-90. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Proposed tests for measuring the running velocity at the oxygen consumption and heart rate thresholds for treadmill exercise
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68583, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:847-52. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Cross-validation of ventilatory threshold prediction equations on aerobically trained men and women
    Moh H Malek
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 68583, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:29-33. 2007

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of eight weeks of caffeine supplementation and endurance training on aerobic fitness and body composition
    Moh H Malek
    University of Nebraska Lincoln Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Lincoln, NE 68583, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:751-5. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary function following surgical repair of pectus excavatum: a meta-analysis
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 110 Ruth Leverton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 30:637-43. 2006
    ..These findings, however, may be a result of testing pulmonary function under conditions in which pectus excavatum does not manifest itself...
  3. ncbi request reprint A new nonexercise-based VO2(max) equation for aerobically trained females
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 110 Ruth Leverton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1804-10. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint A new non-exercise-based Vo2max prediction equation for aerobically trained men
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Nebraska 68583 0806, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:559-65. 2005
    ..Cross-validation of this equation on the remaining sample of 40 subjects resulted in a %TE of 10%. Therefore, the non-exercise-based equation derived in the present study is recommended for estimating Vo(2)max in aerobically trained men...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of interelectrode distance on electromyographic amplitude and mean power frequency during incremental cycle ergometry
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 110 Ruth Leverton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 151:139-47. 2006
    ..The current findings supported the process of normalization for EMG amplitude and MPF data obtained during cycle ergometry when comparisons are made for different IEDs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Validity of VO2max equations for aerobically trained males and females
    Moh H Malek
    University of Nebraska Lincoln, Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Lincoln, NE 68588 0229, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1427-32. 2004
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to cross-validate existing VO2max prediction equations on samples of aerobically trained males and females...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular function following surgical repair of pectus excavatum: a metaanalysis
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, 68583 0806, USA
    Chest 130:506-16. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory outcome after corrective surgery for pectus excavatum: a case study
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, 110 Ruth Leverton Hall, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:183-90. 2004
    ..The purpose of this case study was to examine the effect of pectus excavatum before and after surgical correction on ventilatory and cardiorespiratory responses to submaximal and maximal exercise...
  9. ncbi request reprint Proposed tests for measuring the running velocity at the oxygen consumption and heart rate thresholds for treadmill exercise
    Moh H Malek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68583, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:847-52. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the RV(VO(2)) and RV(HRT) test may provide submaximal techniques for estimating the VT...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cross-validation of ventilatory threshold prediction equations on aerobically trained men and women
    Moh H Malek
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 68583, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:29-33. 2007
    ..The results of this study indicated that the errors associated with all 14 equations were too large to be of practical value for estimating VT in aerobically trained men and women...
  11. ncbi request reprint The effects of interelectrode distance on electromyographic amplitude and mean power frequency during isokinetic and isometric muscle actions of the biceps brachii
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, Center for Youth Fitness and Sports Research, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588 0229, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 15:482-95. 2005
    ..Thus, normalized EMG data can be compared among previous studies that have utilized different IED arrangements...
  12. doi request reprint The development of rating of perceived exertion-based tests of physical working capacity
    Michelle Mielke
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:293-302. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the power outputs at the PWC(BORG) and PWC(OMNI) may be useful to estimate the VT noninvasively and without the need for expired gas analysis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of two days of isokinetic training on strength and electromyographic amplitude in the agonist and antagonist muscles
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68583, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:757-62. 2007
    ..These results may have implications for the number of visits that are required for rehabilitation after injury, surgery, or both...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effects of innervation zone on electromyographic amplitude and mean power frequency during incremental cycle ergometry
    Moh H Malek
    University of Nebraska Lincoln, Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 155:126-33. 2006
    ..Thus, during cycle ergometry, normalized EMG amplitude values (but not absolute values) can be compared between studies that have utilized various electrode placement sites on the VL...
  15. doi request reprint Estimated times to exhaustion at the PWC V O2, PWC HRT, and VT
    Michelle Mielke
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:2003-10. 2008
    ..These findings indicate that the ETTE values for the PWC V O2 and PWC HRT were substantially less than those suggested in previous studies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Electromyographic instantaneous amplitude and instantaneous mean power frequency patterns across a range of motion during a concentric isokinetic muscle action of the biceps brachii
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 16:531-9. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Gender comparisons of mechanomyographic amplitude and mean power frequency versus isometric torque relationships
    Travis W Beck
    Dept of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 68588, USA
    J Appl Biomech 21:96-109. 2005
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of a protease supplement on eccentric exercise-induced markers of delayed-onset muscle soreness and muscle damage
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68583, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:661-7. 2007
    ..The protease supplement had no effect, however, on the perception of pain associated with DOMS or the blood markers of muscle damage...
  19. doi request reprint The acute effects of a caffeine-containing supplement on bench press strength and time to running exhaustion
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1654-8. 2008
    ..These findings do not, however, support the use of caffeine as an ergogenic aid in untrained to moderately trained individuals...
  20. ncbi request reprint The acute effects of a caffeine-containing supplement on strength, muscular endurance, and anaerobic capabilities
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:506-10. 2006
    ..Thus, the caffeine-containing supplement may be an effective supplement for increasing upper-body strength and, therefore, could be useful for competitive and recreational athletes who perform resistance training...
  21. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a piezoelectric contact sensor and an accelerometer for examining mechanomyographic amplitude and mean power frequency versus torque relationships during isokinetic and isometric muscle actions of the biceps brachii
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, Center for Youth Fitness and Sports Research, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588 0229, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 16:324-35. 2006
    ....
  22. doi request reprint A comparison of critical force and electromyographic fatigue threshold for isometric muscle actions of the forearm flexors
    C Russell Hendrix
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 105:333-42. 2009
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Mechanomyographic responses of the vastus medialis to isometric and eccentric muscle actions
    Jared W Coburn
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1916-22. 2004
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this study was to examine the MMG amplitude and mean power frequency (MPF) versus torque relationships during isometric and eccentric isokinetic muscle actions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Mechanomyographic and electromyographic responses of the vastus medialis muscle during isometric and concentric muscle actions
    Jared W Coburn
    University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68583, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:412-20. 2005
    ..These results support the findings of others and suggest that isometric torque production was modulated by a combination of recruitment and firing rate, whereas dynamic torque production was modulated primarily through recruitment...
  25. ncbi request reprint An examination of the Runs Test, Reverse Arrangements Test, and modified Reverse Arrangements Test for assessing surface EMG signal stationarity
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 156:242-8. 2006
    ..Thus, the Runs Test, Reverse Arrangements Test, and modified Reverse Arrangements Test may not be appropriate for assessing stationarity in surface EMG signals...
  26. ncbi request reprint Mechanomyographic amplitude and mean power frequency versus torque relationships during isokinetic and isometric muscle actions of the biceps brachii
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, Center for Youth Fitness and Sports Research, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 110 Ruth Leverton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 14:555-64. 2004
    ..These findings suggested that the time and frequency domains of the MMG signal may be useful for describing the unique motor control strategies that modulate dynamic versus isometric torque production...
  27. ncbi request reprint Mechanomyographic and electromyographic responses during submaximal to maximal eccentric isokinetic muscle actions of the biceps brachii
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 68588, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:184-91. 2006
    ..These findings contribute to current knowledge of motor-control strategies during eccentric isokinetic muscle actions and could be useful in the design of training programs...
  28. ncbi request reprint A comparison of monopolar and bipolar recording techniques for examining the patterns of responses for electromyographic amplitude and mean power frequency versus isometric torque for the vastus lateralis muscle
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588 0229, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 166:159-67. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the fast Fourier transform and continuous wavelet transform for examining mechanomyographic frequency versus eccentric torque relationships
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, 104K Ruth Leverton Hall, University of Nebraska at Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588 0229, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 150:59-66. 2006
    ..These results suggested that Fourier or wavelet transform procedures can be used to examine the patterns of MMG responses during eccentric muscle actions of the biceps brachii...
  30. ncbi request reprint Comparison of Fourier and wavelet transform procedures for examining the mechanomyographic and electromyographic frequency domain responses during fatiguing isokinetic muscle actions of the biceps brachii
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, Center for Youth Fitness and Sports Research, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 104K Ruth Leverton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588 0229, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 15:190-9. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Does the frequency content of the surface mechanomyographic signal reflect motor unit firing rates? A brief review
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 104K Ruth Leverton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, United States
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 17:1-13. 2007
    ..It is likely, however, that this information is qualitative, rather than quantitative in nature, and reflects the global motor unit firing rate, rather than the firing rates of a particular group of motor units...
  32. pmc Mechanomyographic amplitude and frequency responses during dynamic muscle actions: a comprehensive review
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, NE 68583, USA
    Biomed Eng Online 4:67. 2005
    ..Thus, it is important to investigate the unique applications of MMG amplitude and frequency responses with different experimental designs/methodologies to continually reassess the uses/limitations of MMG...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of a drink containing creatine, amino acids, and protein combined with ten weeks of resistance training on body composition, strength, and anaerobic performance
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 68588, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:100-4. 2007
    ..The TEST drink was, however, more effective than carbohydrates alone for improving anaerobic power production...
  34. ncbi request reprint The influence of electrode placement over the innervation zone on electromyographic amplitude and mean power frequency versus isokinetic torque relationships
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588 0229, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 162:72-83. 2007
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint The effects of the innervation zone and interelectrode distance on the patterns of responses for electromyographic amplitude and mean power frequency versus isometric torque for the vastus lateralis muscle
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 48:13-25. 2008
    ..Thus, these findings supported normalization, and indicated that it is useful for reducing the influences of the IZ and differences in IED on absolute EMG amplitude and MPF data...
  36. ncbi request reprint Mechanomyographic and electromyographic time and frequency domain responses during submaximal to maximal isokinetic muscle actions of the biceps brachii
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, Center for Youth Fitness and Sports Research, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588 0229, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 92:352-9. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the results indicated that dynamic muscle actions can be used when applying techniques that require a linear EMG amplitude versus torque relationship...
  37. ncbi request reprint Effects of leucine and whey protein supplementation during eight weeks of unilateral resistance training
    Jared W Coburn
    Department of Kinesiology, California State University, Fullerton, Fullerton, California 92834, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:284-91. 2006
    ..The current findings suggest that leucine and whey protein supplementation may provide an ergogenic effect which enhances the acquisition of strength beyond that achieved with resistance training and a carbohydrate placebo...
  38. doi request reprint Electrode shift and normalization reduce the innervation zone's influence on EMG
    Travis W Beck
    Biophysics Laboratory, Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019 6081, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1314-22. 2008
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Ventilatory and cardiovascular responses to exercise in patients with pectus excavatum
    Moh H Malek
    The Exercise Physiology Research Laboratory, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Chest 124:870-82. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of pectus excavatum on ventilatory and cardiovascular responses to incremental exercise in physically active patients...
  40. ncbi request reprint Mechanomyographic and electromyographic responses to eccentric muscle contractions
    Jared W Coburn
    Department of Kinesiology, California State University, Fullerton, 800 N State College Blvd, KHS 235, Fullerton, California 92834 6870, USA
    Muscle Nerve 33:664-71. 2006
    ..These results suggested that eccentric torque is primarily modulated through changes in motor unit firing rate...
  41. ncbi request reprint On the inappropriateness of stepwise regression analysis for model building and testing
    Moh H Malek
    Eur J Appl Physiol 101:263-4; author reply 265-6. 2007
  42. ncbi request reprint Neuromuscular responses to three days of velocity-specific isokinetic training
    Jared W Coburn
    Department of Kinesiology, California State University Fullerton, Fullerton, CA 92834, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:892-8. 2006
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Importance of health science education for personal fitness trainers
    Moh H Malek
    UCLA Exercise Physiology Research Laboratory, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 16:19-24. 2002
    ....
  44. doi request reprint On the application of meta-analysis in pectus excavatum research
    Moh H Malek
    Am J Cardiol 101:415-7. 2008