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Keith Baar

decrease in patellar tendon cross-sectional area, the tendon did show decreased functional performance ( de Boer et al., 2007 ), suggesting that decreased collagen synthesis is associated with impaired tendon function. This paper presents a case study of a professional basketball player with chronic PT

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Mark Kenneally, Arturo Casado and Jordan Santos-Concejero

: participants were not middle- or long-distance runners and intervention/observation period lasted <4 weeks. The overall sample included 6 observational reports, 3 case studies, and 6 interventions. One review was also included (Table  1 ). Table 1 Characteristics of the Studies and the Participants

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James J. Malone, Arne Jaspers, Werner Helsen, Brenda Merks, Wouter G.P. Frencken and Michel S. Brink

the relationship between the training load observed and the subsequent self-reported wellness response. Methods Case Study A male professional soccer GK playing for a team in the top league of The Netherlands (age = 21 y, height = 1.9 m, and weight = 82.4 kg) agreed to participate in this study during

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Scott R. Brown, Erin R. Feldman, Matt R. Cross, Eric R. Helms, Bruno Marrier, Pierre Samozino and Jean-Benoît Morin

leg (ie, decreasing asymmetry); and (3) determine the influence and practical implications of decreasing F H asymmetry on global sprint performance. Methods Athlete Description One male athlete (age, 29 y; height, 188.1 cm; body mass, 100.6 kg) participated in this case study. The athlete’s sport

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Bent R. Rønnestad and Joar Hansen

absolute increases in W max were 19.7% and 14.2%, respectively. The relative and absolute increases in Power 3la - were 36.1% and 29.3%, respectively. The increase in 6RM 1-leg leg press was 27.3% from the first to the last assessment (Figure  1 ). Discussion This case study provides a unique 58-week

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Christopher C. Webster, Jeroen Swart, Timothy D. Noakes and James A. Smith

intensities required for elite competition, which rely heavily on glucose oxidation for energy production. 2 , 3 This case study documents a 34-year-old male elite-level endurance athlete. He is exceptionally well fat-adapted having followed a strict LCHF diet, which included only ingesting plain water

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Petter Fagerberg

-controlled studies have been conducted on healthy males whose levels of EA can be calculated from the presented data. Case studies on natural bodybuilders who prepare for a bodybuilding contest are also available, from which levels of EA can be estimated and potential consequences of LEA can be observed. Finally

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Wojtek Chodzko-Zajko, Erica M. Taylor and T. Gilmour Reeve

physical activity requires different curriculum models to accommodate the numerous career opportunities associated with our discipline. Using the Core Content to Implement a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology: A Case Study From Delaware State University This case study outlines how the Department of Public

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Grégoire P. Millet and Kilian Jornet

However, this LHTLH (Living High Training Low and High) method is not usual in mountaineering. This case study aimed to report the acclimatization strategy performed by an elite athlete prior his successful attempts to Mount Everest and the most outstanding performance (uphill velocity) ever performed at

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Nathan A. Lewis, Ann Redgrave, Mark Homer, Richard Burden, Wendy Martinson, Brian Moore and Charles R. Pedlar

UUPS/overtraining syndrome. Case Study The athlete is an experienced international female lightweight rower. She provided written informed consent for participation in all investigations and the publication of her clinical data. Medical History, Diagnosis, UUPS Clinic Examination, and Testing In the