M Brown

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical and performance measures for the identification of mild to moderate frailty
    M Brown
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M350-5. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Gonadectomy and reduced physical activity: effects on skeletal muscle
    M Brown
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:93-7. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Age-related changes in contractile properties of single skeletal fibers from the soleus muscle
    L V Thompson
    Program in Physical Therapy, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Appl Physiol 86:881-6. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Stiffness and muscle function with age and reduced muscle use
    M Brown
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Orthop Res 17:409-14. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Peak aerobic power is an important component of physical performance in older women
    E F Binder
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 54:M353-6. 1999

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical and performance measures for the identification of mild to moderate frailty
    M Brown
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M350-5. 2000
    ..The relative importance and association of factors contributing to physical frailty in elderly persons are unclear...
  2. ncbi request reprint Gonadectomy and reduced physical activity: effects on skeletal muscle
    M Brown
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:93-7. 2001
    ..To examine the effects of testosterone (TST) loss on skeletal muscle contractile function and the potential interactive effects of TST loss and physical inactivity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Age-related changes in contractile properties of single skeletal fibers from the soleus muscle
    L V Thompson
    Program in Physical Therapy, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Appl Physiol 86:881-6. 1999
    ..Age-related changes in the molecular dynamics of myosin may be the underlying mechanism for altered force production. The presence of more than one beta/slow MHC isoform may be the mechanism for the altered Vo with age...
  4. ncbi request reprint Stiffness and muscle function with age and reduced muscle use
    M Brown
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Orthop Res 17:409-14. 1999
    ..Significant declines in muscle mass and peak contractile tension, associated with age and hindlimb unweighting, were observed for all four muscles...
  5. ncbi request reprint Peak aerobic power is an important component of physical performance in older women
    E F Binder
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 54:M353-6. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between peak aerobic power (VO2peak) and performance on a modified Physical Performance Test (modified PPT) in older women...