Michael J Falvo

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Resistance training induces supraspinal adaptations: evidence from movement-related cortical potentials
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, 4444 Forest Park Ave, Campus Box 8502, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 109:923-33. 2010
  2. pmc Repeated bout effect is absent in resistance trained men: an electromyographic analysis
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8502, 4444 Forest Park Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 19:e529-35. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of prior eccentric exercise in attenuating impaired exercise performance after muscle injury in resistance trained men
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:1053-60. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Parkinson's disease and resistive exercise: rationale, review, and recommendations
    Michael J Falvo
    Movement Science Program, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Mov Disord 23:1-11. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Six-minute walk distance in persons with Parkinson disease: a hierarchical regression model
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1004-8. 2009
  6. pmc Reference equation for 6-minute walk in individuals with Parkinson disease
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy and Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology and Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:1121-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Influence of visual and haptic cues on podokinetic after-rotation
    Michael J Falvo
    Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Mot Behav 41:553-60. 2009
  8. pmc Podokinetic after-rotation in a simulated reduced gravity environment
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Somatosens Mot Res 25:188-93. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Parkinson disease and exercise
    Gammon M Earhart
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Compr Physiol 3:833-48. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Techniques and considerations for determining isoinertial upper-body power
    Michael J Falvo
    Exercise Neuromechanics Laboratory, Department of Health and Sport Sciences, The University of Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    Sports Biomech 5:293-311. 2006

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Resistance training induces supraspinal adaptations: evidence from movement-related cortical potentials
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, 4444 Forest Park Ave, Campus Box 8502, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 109:923-33. 2010
    ..We interpret our findings of attenuated cortical demand for submaximal voluntary movement as evidence for enhanced neural economy as a result of resistance training...
  2. pmc Repeated bout effect is absent in resistance trained men: an electromyographic analysis
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8502, 4444 Forest Park Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 19:e529-35. 2009
    ..05), but no RBE. A prior bout of eccentric exercise does not confer a RBE for indirect markers of muscle injury or elicit changes in the frequency content of the EMG signal in resistance trained men...
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of prior eccentric exercise in attenuating impaired exercise performance after muscle injury in resistance trained men
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:1053-60. 2007
    ..It appears that in trained men, performing a strenuous high-volume eccentric exercise bout 2 weeks prior to an identical future bout offers no additional amelioration of impaired exercise performance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Parkinson's disease and resistive exercise: rationale, review, and recommendations
    Michael J Falvo
    Movement Science Program, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Mov Disord 23:1-11. 2008
    ..The absence of reports contraindicating resistive exercise, the potential for positive adaptation, and the noted benefits of resistance training in other populations may provide support for its inclusion into a treatment approach to PD...
  5. doi request reprint Six-minute walk distance in persons with Parkinson disease: a hierarchical regression model
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1004-8. 2009
    ..To determine the six-minute walk distance (6MWD) in subjects with Parkinson disease (PD) and to determine the impairments that contribute to walking capacity...
  6. pmc Reference equation for 6-minute walk in individuals with Parkinson disease
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy and Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology and Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:1121-6. 2009
    ..04 degrees OLS) + (-44.44 degrees sex). (For sex, 0 = female, 1 = male.) Future interpretation of 6MWD in individuals with PD may be enhanced if expressed as a percentage of the value predicted utilizing this reference equation...
  7. doi request reprint Influence of visual and haptic cues on podokinetic after-rotation
    Michael J Falvo
    Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Mot Behav 41:553-60. 2009
    ..05). The preservation of PKAR after brief exposure to a visual or haptic reference is consistent with a slowly decaying velocity storage that is not reset or dumped after exposure to conflicting visual or haptic cues...
  8. pmc Podokinetic after-rotation in a simulated reduced gravity environment
    Michael J Falvo
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Somatosens Mot Res 25:188-93. 2008
    ..This suggests that load receptors may not play a critical role in mediating adaptive changes in locomotor trajectory control in response to walking on a rotating surface...
  9. doi request reprint Parkinson disease and exercise
    Gammon M Earhart
    Program in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Compr Physiol 3:833-48. 2013
    ..As such, exercise is currently an area receiving substantial research attention as investigators seek interventions that may modify the progression of the disease, perhaps through neuroprotective mechanisms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Techniques and considerations for determining isoinertial upper-body power
    Michael J Falvo
    Exercise Neuromechanics Laboratory, Department of Health and Sport Sciences, The University of Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    Sports Biomech 5:293-311. 2006
    ..From this review we hope to allow the sport coach to assess the overall utility of these tests in terms of availability, safety and external validity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress response in trained men following repeated squats or sprints
    Richard J Bloomer
    Department of Health and Sport Sciences, The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1436-42. 2006
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to measure the oxidative stress response to similarly matched work bouts of squat and sprint exercise...
  12. doi request reprint The influence of myosin heavy chain isoform composition and training status on the patterns of responses for mechanomyographic amplitude versus isometric torque
    Travis W Beck
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Human Performance Laboratory, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:818-25. 2008
    ..Thus, differences in MHC isoform composition and training status did not explain the unique torque-related patterns for MMG amplitude...
  13. ncbi request reprint The combined effects of protein intake and resistance training on serum osteocalcin concentrations in strength and power athletes
    Nicholas A Ratamess
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, New Jersey 08628, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:1197-203. 2007
    ..In addition, the osteocalcin response to short-term resistance training appeared to be affected by protein intake...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of rest interval length on metabolic responses to the bench press exercise
    Nicholas A Ratamess
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ, 08628, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:1-17. 2007
    ..The largest reductions in performance occurred with very short RI (<1 min), and performance was maintained during the first 3-4 sets when 3- and 5-min RI were used...
  15. ncbi request reprint Protein carbonyls are acutely elevated following single set anaerobic exercise in resistance trained men
    Richard J Bloomer
    Department of Health and Sport Sciences, The University of Memphis, 161F Roane Fieldhouse, Memphis, TN 38152 3480, USA
    J Sci Med Sport 10:411-7. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Review of exercise-induced muscle injury: relevance for athletic populations
    Michael J Falvo
    Department of Health and Sport Sciences, The University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee 38152, USA
    Res Sports Med 14:65-82. 2006
    ..This review addresses the efficacy of applying our current understanding of exercise-induced skeletal muscle injury to a physically trained population as well as highlights concerns that require future investigation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of a liquid multivitamin/mineral supplement on anaerobic exercise performance
    Andrew C Fry
    Human Performance Laboratories, The University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee 38152, USA
    Res Sports Med 14:53-64. 2006
    ..It appears that, in terms of improved short duration anaerobic exercise performance, supplemental micronutrients may not be efficient ergogenic agents for well-trained individuals consuming an adequate diet...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of low-dose, short-duration creatine supplementation on anaerobic exercise performance
    Jay R Hoffman
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, New Jersey 08628, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:260-4. 2005
    ..Although the results of this study demonstrated reduced fatigue rates in patients during high-intensity sprint intervals, further research is necessary in examining the efficacy of low-dose, short-term creatine supplementation...