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Gemma N. Parry, Lee C. Herrington and Ian G. Horsley

literature, Hogarth et al 5 and Koch et al 7 attributed result disparities to lack of subject familiarization with the technique. Timed push-ups have been highlighted as poor for assessment of force–time performance due to an athlete only being required to move 60% of their body mass—as opposed to the 100

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Molly P. O’Sullivan, Matthew R. Nagy, Shannon S. Block, Trevor R. Tooley, Leah E. Robinson, Natalie Colabianchi and Rebecca E. Hasson

testing procedures and each experimental condition is shown below. Figure 1 —Timeline of testing procedures (visits 2–5 completed in randomized order). Pretesting Visit Participants and their parents came to the Childhood Disparities Research Laboratory (visit 1) in the morning hours after an overnight

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Michael Mutz and Marlena van Munster

indicator is used as the measure for gender disparities. Similarly, the population groups with shorter and longer educational careers are identified. Respondents who obtained their highest educational degree at the age of 16 or earlier are considered having a “lower” formal education, whereas respondents

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Adam Douglas, Michael A. Rotondi, Joseph Baker, Veronica K. Jamnik and Alison K. Macpherson

by 100.” 8 PlayerLoad has been used to describe the physical and physiological demands of sports such as Australian rules football, basketball, netball, rugby, cricket, and soccer. 8 – 12 Understanding the activity profile of a sport and quantifying the disparity between training and competition

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Nicholas M. Hattrup, Rebekah L. Gardiner, Hannah Gray, Cailee E. Welch Bacon and Tamara C. Valovich McLeod

separate norms . Arch Clin Neuropsychol . 2013 ; 28 ( 5 ): 476 – 484 . PubMed ID: 23608188 doi: 10.1093/arclin/act024 23608188 20. Wallace J , Covassin T , Moran R , Deitrick JM . Factors contributing to disparities in baseline neurocognitive performance and concussion symptom scores

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Ted Polglaze and Matthias W. Hoppe

cost of slowing down is negligible, even compared with constant-speed running. Reverting to the incline analogy, running uphill raises heart rate and ventilation, whereas exertion on the way down is minimal but will likely cause muscular soreness the next day. This disparity between the cost of

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Lisa Price, Katrina Wyatt, Jenny Lloyd, Charles Abraham, Siobhan Creanor, Sarah Dean and Melvyn Hillsdon

to estimate PA prevalence at recommended levels in children using 2 established methods. The results show a large disparity between the percentages of children classed as meeting the recommended level of ≥60 minutes of MVPA per day when PA is averaged across the number of included days compared with

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Diego Alonso-Fernandez, Yaiza Taboada-Iglesias, Tania García-Remeseiro and Águeda Gutiérrez-Sánchez

. Although there is still disparity in the results obtained in the different studies, it seems that, if the application of the load reaches an optimal threshold, the eccentric training induces an increase in the FL that could be due to an increase of sarcomeres in series. 27 The PA showed a significant

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Megan N. Sears, Dani M. Moffit and Rebecca M. Lopez

patients is crucial in decreasing health disparities and improving communication between patient and practitioner. 4 , 5 , 7 Studies 7 – 11 have found that minority patients report greater satisfaction when receiving healthcare from a provider that they perceive to be more culturally competent and with

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Connor Burk, Jesse Perry, Sam Lis, Steve Dischiavi and Chris Bleakley

disparities resolved by consensus discussion. Only studies examining remote flexibility gains associated with stretching or myofascial release were included. No restrictions were made by body region or myofascial chain. Flexibility gains were measured at any point on the myofascial chain, cephalad, or caudal