Darren P Morton

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Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Exercise-related transient abdominal pain (ETAP)
    Darren Morton
    Faculty of Education and Science, Lifestyle Research Centre, Avondale College of Higher Education, PO Box 19, Cooranbong, NSW, 2265, Australia
    Sports Med 45:23-35. 2015
  2. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of the Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) in Australasia for reducing selected chronic disease risk factors: a feasibility study
    Darren P Morton
    Lifestyle Education Research Group, Faculty of Education and Science, Avondale College of Higher Education, Cooranbong, NSW 2265, Australia
    N Z Med J 126:43-54. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and etiology of exercise-related transient abdominal pain
    D P Morton
    Discipline of Human Physiology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:432-8. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing exercise-related transient abdominal pain
    Darren P Morton
    Avondale Centre for Exercise Sciences, Avondale College, NSW, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:745-9. 2002
  5. pmc Exercise related transient abdominal pain
    D P Morton
    Avondale College, Cooranbong, NSW, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 37:287-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint EMG activity is not elevated during exercise-related transient abdominal pain
    Darren P Morton
    Avondale Centre for Exercise Sciences, Avondale College, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 11:569-74. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Influence of posture and body type on the experience of exercise-related transient abdominal pain
    Darren P Morton
    Faculty of Education, Avondale College, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 13:485-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a volunteer-delivered lifestyle modification program for reducing cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Paul Rankin
    Lifestyle Education Research Group, Faculty of Education and Science, Avondale College of Higher Education, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Cardiol 109:82-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Gender differences in effectiveness of the Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP)
    Lillian M Kent
    Lifestyle Research Centre, Avondale College of Higher Education, Cooranbong, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 47:44-52. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Gender differences in effectiveness of the Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) lifestyle intervention: an Australasian study
    Lillian M Kent
    Lifestyle Research Centre, Avondale College of Higher Education, 582 Freemans Drive PO Box 19, Cooranbong, NSW 2265, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 25:222-9. 2014

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Publications12

  1. pmc Exercise-related transient abdominal pain (ETAP)
    Darren Morton
    Faculty of Education and Science, Lifestyle Research Centre, Avondale College of Higher Education, PO Box 19, Cooranbong, NSW, 2265, Australia
    Sports Med 45:23-35. 2015
    ..This article presents a contemporary understanding of ETAP, which historically has received little research attention but over the past 15 years has been more carefully studied...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of the Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) in Australasia for reducing selected chronic disease risk factors: a feasibility study
    Darren P Morton
    Lifestyle Education Research Group, Faculty of Education and Science, Avondale College of Higher Education, Cooranbong, NSW 2265, Australia
    N Z Med J 126:43-54. 2013
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  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and etiology of exercise-related transient abdominal pain
    D P Morton
    Discipline of Human Physiology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:432-8. 2000
    ..In order to investigate the characteristics of the exercise-related transient abdominal pain (ETAP) commonly referred to as "stitch," a questionnaire was administered to a total of 965 regular sporting participants involved in six sports...
  4. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing exercise-related transient abdominal pain
    Darren P Morton
    Avondale Centre for Exercise Sciences, Avondale College, NSW, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:745-9. 2002
    ..STP may occur as a result of referred pain from tissues innervated by the phrenic nerve; these tissues are implicated in theories proposed to explain ETAP...
  5. pmc Exercise related transient abdominal pain
    D P Morton
    Avondale College, Cooranbong, NSW, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 37:287-8. 2003
    ..The causes of exercise related transient abdominal pain remain to be elucidated...
  6. ncbi request reprint EMG activity is not elevated during exercise-related transient abdominal pain
    Darren P Morton
    Avondale Centre for Exercise Sciences, Avondale College, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 11:569-74. 2008
    ..3+/-0.7microV) and a maximum voluntary contraction of the abdominal muscles (17.5+/-0.7microV). It was concluded that ETAP is not associated with elevated EMG activity, suggesting that the pain is not the result of muscle cramping...
  7. doi request reprint Influence of posture and body type on the experience of exercise-related transient abdominal pain
    Darren P Morton
    Faculty of Education, Avondale College, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 13:485-8. 2010
    ..05). There was no relationship between any measure of body type and ETAP. The findings indicate that postural abnormality, particularly in the thoracic region, influences the experience of ETAP...
  8. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a volunteer-delivered lifestyle modification program for reducing cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Paul Rankin
    Lifestyle Education Research Group, Faculty of Education and Science, Avondale College of Higher Education, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Cardiol 109:82-6. 2012
    ..In conclusion, significant reductions in cardiovascular disease risk factors can be achieved in a 30-day lifestyle intervention delivered by volunteers, providing a cost-effective mode of administering lifestyle medicine...
  9. doi request reprint Gender differences in effectiveness of the Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP)
    Lillian M Kent
    Lifestyle Research Centre, Avondale College of Higher Education, Cooranbong, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 47:44-52. 2015
    ..To determine the differential effect of gender on outcomes of the Complete Health Improvement Program, a chronic disease lifestyle intervention program...
  10. doi request reprint Gender differences in effectiveness of the Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) lifestyle intervention: an Australasian study
    Lillian M Kent
    Lifestyle Research Centre, Avondale College of Higher Education, 582 Freemans Drive PO Box 19, Cooranbong, NSW 2265, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 25:222-9. 2014
    ..Among US CHIP participants, differences in gender responsiveness to improvements in chronic disease risk factors were demonstrated. This study examined gender differences in outcomes to the CHIP intervention in Australasia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Heart rate responses and fluid balance of competitive cross-country hang gliding pilots
    Darren P Morton
    Faculty of Education, Avondale College Cooranbong, NSW, Australia
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 5:55-63. 2010
    ..To evaluate the physiological challenges of competitive cross-country hang gliding...
  12. ncbi request reprint Epidemlology of exercise-related transient abdominal pain at the Sydney City to Surf community run
    D P Morton
    Avondale Centre for Exercise Sciences, Faculty of Lifestyle Education, Avondale College, Cooranbong, New South Wales, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 8:152-62. 2005
    ..12, p< 0.01) and report shoulder tip pain (r= 0.14, p< 0.01). The results indicate that ETAP is a commonly experienced problem and provide insights into the cause of the complaint...