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Clinical Exercise Physiology (MS)
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    Publications Involving CEP Graduate Student Researchers in Last 5 Years

    1. Foster C, Hendrickson KJ, Peyer K, Reiner B , deKoning JJ, Lucia A, Battista RA, Hettinga FJ, Porcari JP, Wright G.  Pattern of developing the performance template.  Br J Sports Med   43:765-769, 2009.
    2. Johnson BD, Joseph T,  Wright G, Battista RA, Dodge C, Balweg A , deKoning JJ, Foster C:  Rapidity of responding to a hypoxic challenge during exercise.  Eur J Appl Physiol  106: 493-499, 2009.
    3. Wright G, Porcari JP, Foster C, Felker H, Kosholek A,   Otto J, Sorenson EM,  Udermann B:  Placebo effects on exercise performance.  Gund Luth Med J  6:3-7, 2009.
    4. Thomas J , Porcari JP, Foster C, Anders M:  Dance the calories away.  ACE Fitness Matters , Nov-Dec 2009
    5. Carroll A , Porcari JP, Foster C, Anders M:  Wii Fit, or just a wee bit fit?  ACE Fitness Matters , Nov-Dec 2009.
    6. Foster C, Porcari JP, Gibson M, Wright G, Greany J, Talati N, Recalde P :  Translation of submaximal exercise test responses to exercise prescription using the Talk Test.  J Str Cond Res  23: 2425-2429, 2009.  
    7. Porcari JP, Hazuga R, Foster C, Doberstein S, Becker J , Kline D, Mickschl T, Dodge C:  Can the Power Balance bracelet improve balance, flexibility, strength and power?  J Sports Science and Medicine 10: 230-231, 2011.
    8. Jeans EA , Foster C, Porcari JP, Gibson M, Doberstein S:  Translation of exercise testing to exercise prescription  using the Talk Test.  J Strength Cond Res  25: 590-596, 2011.
    9. Loperia M , Porcari JP, Steffan J, Doberstein S, Foster C:  The effect of indoor rock climbing on strength, endurance and flexibility characteristics of novice climbers.  Theories and Applications, the International Edition  1:79-91, 2011.
    10. Battista RA, Foster C, Davis J , Wright G.  The female athlete triad in physically active college-aged women.  Gazzetta Medica Italiana  171:35-43. 2011.
    11. Foster C, Porcari JP, de Koning JJ, Bannwarth E , Casolino E, Condello G, Galamback K , Gibson M, Lueck J , Rodriguez-Marroyo J, Walraven L :  Exercise training for performance and health.  Duutsche Z Sportsmed  63: 69-74, 2012.
    12. Luettgen M , Foster C, Doberstein S, Mikat R, Porcari JP:  ZUMBA: Is the 'fitness party' a good workout?  J Sports Sci Med  11:357-358, 2012
    13. Kleingartner A , Porcari J, Doberstein S, Hendrix C, Foster C:  Do toning pants help give you a better workout.   J Sport Sci Med  11: 567-568. 2012.
    14. Thomas J , Porcari JP, Foster C, Anders M:  Dance the calories away.  ACE Fitness Matters , Nov-Dec 2009
    15. Carroll A , Porcari JP, Foster C, Anders M:  Wii Fit, or just a wee bit fit?  ACE Fitness Matters , Nov-Dec 2009.
    16. Schnettler C , Porcari JP, Foster C, Anders M: Kettlebells: Twice the results in half the time.  ACE Fitness Matters Jan/Feb 2010 pp 6-10.
    17. Boyer B , Porcari JP, Foster C, Anders M:  Krank It.  ACE Fitness Matters March/April 2010.
    18. Holthusen J , Porcari J, Foster C, Doberstein S, Anders M:  Hooping: Effective workout or childs play?  ACE Certified News.  January 2011.
    19. Porcari JP, Hazuga R , Foster C, Doberstein S, Becker J , Kline D, Mickschul T, Dodge C :  Power balance or the power of persuasion ?  ACE Certified News April 2011
    20. Becker J , Porcari JP, Foster C, Doberstein S:  Street Strider: Even better than the real thing?  ACE Certified News , July 2011.
    21. Boehler B , Porcari JP, Kline D, Hendrix CR, Foster C:  Terrific Triceps.  ACE Certified News , August 2011.
    22. Foster C, de Koning JJ, Bischel S , Casolino E, Malterer K, O'Brien K , Rodriguez-Marroyo J, Splinter A, Thiel C, van Tunen J:  Pacing strategies for endurance performance.   In: Endurance Performance: Science and Practice ( Mujika I, editor), Vitoria-Gastez Press, 2012.
    23. Foster C, Porcari JP, de Koning JJ, Bannwarth E , Casolino E, Condello G, Galamback K , Gibson M, Lueck J , Rodriguez-Marroyo J, Walraven L :  Exercise training for performance and health.  Duutsche Z Sportsmed  63: 69-74, 2012.
    24. Buermann M , Porcari J, Gillette C, Foster C.  Turn it on!: the relative exercise intensity and caloric expenditure of QiDance.  J Sports Sci Med  11: 771-772, 2012.
    25. Schankee W , Porcari JP, Felix E, Hendrix C, Foster C: Top 3 most effective chest exercises.  ACE Certified News October 2012.
    26. Beltz N, Erbes D , Porcari JP, Martinez R, Doberstein S, Foster C: Kettlebells kick butt.  ACE Certified  News  (March 2013).
    27. Nereng A , Porcari JP, Camic C, Gillette C, Foster C: Hot Yoga: Go ahead and turn up the heat.  ACE Certified News  (July 2013).
    28. Hagen J , Foster C,  Rodriguez-Marroyo J, de Koning JJ, Mikat RP, Hendrix CR, Porcari JP The Effect of Music on Time Trial Performance. Int J Sports Physiol Perf   8:105-106, 2013.
    29. Harris KH , Foster C, de Koning JJ, Dodge C, Wright GA, Porcari JP: Rapidity of response to hypoxic conditions during exercise .  Int J Sports Physiol  Perf 7:330-335, 2013.
    30. Cohen J, Reiner B , Foster C, de Koning JJ, Wright G, Doberstein S, Porcari JP:  Breaking away: effects of non-uniform pacing on power output and RPE growth.  Int J Sports Physiol Perf  8: 352-357, 2013.
    31. Ballweg J, Foster C, Porcari JP, Haible S, Aminaka N, Mikat RP: Reliability of the Talk Test as a surrogate of ventilatory and respiratory compensation thresholds.  J Sport Sci Med  12: 610-611, 2013.
    32. Emberts T , Porcari J, Doberstein S, Steffen J, Foster C:  Exercise intensity and energy expenditure of a Tabata workout.  J Sport Sci Med  12: 612-613, 2013.
    33. Beltz N, Erbes D , Porcari JP, Martinez R, Doberstein S, Foster C: Effects of kettlebell training on aerobic capacity, muscular strength, balance, flexibility and body composition.  J Fitness Res  2: 4-13, 2013.
    34. Peterson AJ , Foster C, Yee NB, Stamatopolous CC, Giotis P, Wright GA, Doberstein ST, Porcari JP: Acoustic analysis of breath sounds as a surrogate for gas exchange analysis.  J Sport Sci Med  13: 219-220, 2014.
    35. Condello G, Reynolds E , Foster C, de Koning JJ, Casolino E, Knutson M , Porcari JP: A simplified approach for extimating the ventilatory and respiratory compensation thresholds.  J Sports Science Med 13: 309-314, 2014.
    36. Hoff D , Porcari JP, Foster C, Udermann B, Greany JF: The physiological effects of 8 weeks of yoga training.  Gund Luth Med J  8: 3-8. 2014.
    37. Lyon E, Menke M , Foster C, Porcari JP, Gibson M, Bubbers T: Translation of incremental Talk Test responses to steady-state exercise training intensity.  J Cardiopulm Rehabil  Prev  34: 271-275, 2014.
    38. Schankee Beltz N, Erbes D , Porcari JP, Martinez R, Doberstein S, Foster C: Kettlebells kick butt.  ACE Certified News  (March 2013).
    39. Nereng A , Porcari JP, Camic C, Gillette C, Foster C: Hot Yoga: Go ahead and turn up the heat.  ACE Certified News  (July 2013).
    40. Babiash P , Porcari JP, Steffen J, Doberstein S, Foster C: Crossfit: new research puts popular workout to the test.  ACE Prosource , November 2012.
    41. Carlson C , Porcari JP, Perkins S, Aminaka N, Foster C: Exclusive ACE research: Do youth coaches need coaching too?  ACE ProSource  December 2013.
    42. Stenger E , Porcari JP, Camic C, Kovacs A, Foster C: Abs!Abs!Abs! ACE ProScource , April 2014.
    43. Young S , Porcari JP, Camic C, Kovacs A, Foster C: ACE study reveals best biceps exercises.  ACE ProSource  July 2014.
    44. Sweeney  S, Porcari JP, Camic C, Kovacs A, Foster CL Shoulders above the rest. ACE ProSource, July 2014.
    45. Kleingartner A , Porcari JP, Doberstein S, Hendrix C, Foster C: Toning pants-too good to be true?  ACE Certified News, November 2012 .
    46. Noordhof DA, Mulder R, Malterer K , de Koning JJ, Foster C:  Changes in gross efficiency in relation to time trial length.  Int J Sports Med  (In Press).
    47. Woltmann ML , Foster C, Porcari JP, Camic CL, Dodge C, Haible S, Mikat RP: Evidence that the Tallk Test can be used to regulated exercise intensity.  J Strength Cond Res  (In Press).

    Published Meeting Abstracts Involving CEP Graduate Student Researchers in Last 5 Years (National and International Meetings)

    1. Porcari JP, Hellenbrand N , Foster C, Gibson M, Doberstein S:  The physiological and psychological effects of a video game enhanced Cateye Gamebike.  Med Sci Sports Exerc  41:560, 2009.
    2. Foster C, Wedekind L , Battista R, Pein R, Needham C, Porcari JP: Comparison of coach vs athlete ratings of training:  Effect of sex and performance ability.  Med Sci Sports Exerc  41: 1831, 2009.
    3. Johnson JK , Battista RA, Pein R, Dodge C, Foster C:  Comparison of monitoring tools for training intensity in swimmers. Med Sci Sports Exerc  41: 1839, 2009.
    4. Battista RA, Dreyer L , Dodge C, Foster C:  Comparisons of relationships to bone mineral density in division III female collegiate athletes. Med Sci Sports Exerc 41: 1840, 2009.
    5. Prieboy M , Foster C, Gibson M, Mikat RP, Porcari:  Effects of auditory input on perceived exertion during cycling.  J Cardiopulm Rehabil  29: 262, 2009.AACVPR Beginning Investigator Finalist
    6. Thomas J , Porcari JP, Cadwell K, Greany J, Foster C:  Energy expenditure and relative exercise intensity of Dancetown. J Cardiopulm Rehabil  29: 263, 2009. AACVPR Beginning Investigator Finalist
    7. Henslin K , Foster C, Wright G, Porcari JP:  Rapidity of response to hypoxic conditions during exercise.  J Cardiopulm Rehabil  29: 263, 2009. AACVPR Beginning Investigator Finalist
    8. Galamback K , Foster C, Eber-Lee T, Cadwell K, Porcari JP:  Pacing strategy in the six minute walk test: Effects of repeated trails.  J Cardiopulm Rehabil  29: 267, 2009.
    9. Porcari JP, Olson J , Cadwell K, Foster C:  Development of an equation to predict energy cost on the NuStep T5 recumbent cross trainer.  J Cardiopulm Rehabil 29: 272, 2009.
    10. Boyer, B ., J.P. Porcari, G. Brice, M. Gibson, and C. Foster.  Relative exercise intensity of a Kranking ® workout.  Med Sci Sports Exer  42: S401, 2010.
    11. Porcari, J.P., C. Schnettler , G. Wright, S. Doberstein, and C. FosterEnergy cost of a kettlebell workout.  Med Sci Sports Exer  42: S49, 2010.
    12. Battista RA, Dodge C, Davis J, Boyce D , Foster C:  Comparisions of bone mineral density, menstrual cycle and nutrient intake in active and athletic females.  Med Sci Sports Exerc  42: S225, 2010.
    13. Gehrke JL , Foster C, Steenstra DC, Shatzer J , Greany J, Gibson MT, Porcari JP:  Effect of PDE5 inhibitors and post exercise blood pressure.  J Cardiopulm Rehabil  30: 272, 2010.
    14. Kapingst AM , Foster C, Wright G, Mikat RP, Porcari JP:  Effect of music components on exercise.  J Cardiopulm Rehabil 30: 272, 2010.
    15. Sika R , Foster C, Hagaglou M , Doberstein S, Porcari JP:  Effecct of resistance training on gender differences in self-efficacy.  J Cardiopulm Rehabil  30: 273, 2010.
    16. Steenstra DC , Gehrke JL , Foster C, Greany J, Gibson M, Shatzer J , Porcari JP:  Effects of PDE 5 inhibitors on exercise blood pressure.  J Cardiopulm Rehabil  30: 276, 2010.
    17. Bushman T , Foster C, Wright G, Brice G, Porcari JP:  Regulation of exercise intensity while hiking at altitude.  J Cardiopulm Rehabil  30: 278, 2010.
    18. Cohen J , Foster C, de Koning JJ, Wright G, Doberstein ST, Porcari JP:  Breaking away:  Effects of non-uniform pacing on power output and RPE growth.  Med Sci Sports Exerc 43: 811, 2011.
    19. O'Brien K , Foster C, de Koning JJ, Mally K, Mikat RP, Porcari JP:  Learning pacing strategy in relation to age.  Med Sci Sports Exerc  43: 1024, 2011.
    20. Porcari JP, Holthusen J , Doberstein S, Foster C:  Relative exercise intensity and caloric expenditure of hooping.  Med Sci Sports Exerc 43: 1920, 2011.
    21. Foster C, Rodgriuez-Marroyo J, Splinter A, van Tunen J, Speaker C, Hagen J , Henslin K , Johnson B, Joseph T  , Porcari JP, de Koning JJ: Accumulated RPE: a distance independent marker of effort during cycle time trials.  Med Sci Sports Exerc  44: 1433, 20112
    22. Hagen J , Foster C, de Koning JJ, Hendriz CR, Mikat RP, Rodriguez-Marroyo J, Porcari JP: The effect of music on ycle time trial performance.  Med Sci Sports Exer  44: 1434, 2012.
    23. Malterer KR , Foster C, de Koning JJ, Bischel S, Krause F, Menke M, Rodriguez-Marroyo J, Thiel C, Porcari JP:  Decision making relative to pacing strategy: Test of the Hazard Score hypthesis.  Med Sci Sports Exerc  44: 1437, 2012.
    24. Condello G, Reynolds E, Schnieder A, Wheery E, Knutson M , Casolino E, Doberstein S, Gibson M, de Koning JJ, Foster C: A simplified approach for estimating VT and RCT.  Med Sci Sports Exerc 44: 2416, 2012.
    25. Porcari JP, Foster C, de Koning JJ, Lucas-Kormarek J , Wright G, Doberstein S.  Growth of REP during resistance exercise.  Med Sci Sports Exerc  44: 3278, 2012.
    26. Jaime S, Nyberg K , Condello G, Casolino E, Dodge C, Rodriguez-Marroyo J, Mikat R, Porcari JP, Wright G, Foster C:  The effects of manipulating the pre-exercise template on time-trial performance.  Proceedings European College of Sports  Science 17: 74, 2012.
    27. Nyberg K, Jaime S , Rodriguez-Marroyo J, Condello G, Casolino E, Dodge C, Mikat R, Wright G, Foster C.  Effect of disparities of feedback on pacing in cycle time trials.  Proceedings European College of Sports Science 17: 528, 2012.
    28. Porcari, J.P.,  K. Sylvester, M. Gibson, S.T. Doberstein, and C. Foster.  Evaluation of the Streetstrider on an indoor training stand to an elliptical cross-trainer.  Med Sci Sports Exer  45: S420, 2013.
    29. Curry, T ., C. Foster, G. Condello, J. Rodriguez-Morroyo, E. Casolino, G.A. Wright, J.P. Porcari, and J.J. de Koning.  Predicting time trial performance from physiological responses during warm-up.  Med Sci Sports Exer  45: S108, 2013.
    30.   Michalski, M.G ., C. Foster, G. Condello, J. Rodriguez-Morroyo, E. Casolino, G.A. Wright, J.P. Porcari, and J.J. de Koning.  The effect of secondhand smoke exposure during adolescence on adult lung function.   Med Sci Sports Exer  45: S275, 2013.
    31. Christen, J ., C. Foster, J.P. Porcari, and R.P. Mikat.  The effect of post-exercise rating time on session RPE.   Med Sci Sports Exer  45: S419, 2013.
    32.  Foster, C., A. Loftus, J. Swami , J.J. de Koning, S.T. Doberstein, M. Gibson, T. Bubbers, and J.P. Porcari.  Effect of distance vs. time-based functional exercise tests on pacing patters in cardiac patients.   Med Sci Sports Exer  45: S479, 2013.
    33. Beltz, N.M., D.A. Erbes , J.P. Porcari, R. Martinez, S.T. Doberstein, and C. Foster.  Effects of kettlebell training on aerobic capacity, muscular strength, balance, flexibility, and body composition.  Med Sci Sports Exer  45: S494, 2013.
    34.   Ballweg, J ., S. Haible, C. Foster, R.P. Mikat, N, Aminaka, and J.P. Porcari.  Comparative reproducibility of metabolic anchor points using gas exchange and the Talk Test.  Med Sci Sports Exer  45: S553, 2013.
    35. Condello, G., E. Reynolds , A. Schneider, E. Wherry, M. Knutson , E. Casolino, S. Doberstein, J.P. Porcari, J.J. de Koning, and C. Foster.  Cross-validation of a method for estimating VT & RCT.  Med Sci Sports Exer  45: S570, 2013.
    36. Malterer K , Foster C, Wright G, Camic C, de Koning JJ.  The pacing landscape: comparison of relative power output in hypoxia and normoxia.  Med Sci Sports Exer  46: S360, 2014.
    37. Woltmann ML , Foster C, Porcari JP, Mikat RP, Camic CL, Haible S: Can the talk test be sused to control exercise intensity. Med Sci Sports Exer   46:S365, 2014.
    38. Lyon E, Menke M , Foster C, Porcari JP, Gibson M, Bubbers T: Translation of talk test responses to exercise prescription in a clinical population.  Med Sci Sports Exer  46: S370, 2014.
    39. Mulder R, Noordhof D, Malterer K , Foster C, de Koning JJ.  Decline in gross efficiency during exercise affects anaerobic capacity in cycling time trials.  Proceedings of ECSS 2014 Conference , 2014, p310.