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Scott J. Dankel, Jeremy P. Loenneke and Paul D. Loprinzi

, Nakamura Y , Hiraoka J , et al . Physical-strength tests and mortality among visitors to health-promotion centers in Japan . J Clin Epidemiol . 1995 ; 48 ( 11 ): 1349 – 1359 . PubMed doi:10.1016/0895-4356(95)00533-1 10.1016/0895-4356(95)00533-1 7490598 14. Volaklis KA , Halle M , Meisinger

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Kelly Pritchett, Robert C. Pritchett, Lauren Stark, Elizabeth Broad and Melissa LaCroix

strength testing, which may have influenced the study results. This finding may be attributed to the variation in level of lesion among subjects. Similar studies have also reported no relationship between vitamin D status and performance measures ( Flueck et al., 2016a ; Pritchett et al., 2016 ). Dubnov

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Lisa M. Barnett, David R. Lubans, Anna Timperio, Jo Salmon and Nicola D. Ridgers

using the standing long jump (lower body) and handgrip strength test (upper body). For the standing long jump, children stood with both feet parallel behind a marked line and were asked to jump with both feet simultaneously as far as possible ( Eather, Morgan, & Lubans, 2011 ). Whilst this test is

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Andrés Pérez, Domingo J. Ramos-Campo, Cristian Marín-Pagan, Francisco J. Martínez-Noguera, Linda H. Chung and Pedro E. Alcaraz

and Neuromuscular Activity Ten minutes before the strength test, participants performed a general warm-up that consisted of 10 minutes of running at 10 km·h −1 and 5 minutes of dynamic exercise. Countermovement jump heights were performed using the Kistler 9286BA portable force platform (Kistler

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Claire J. Brady, Andrew J. Harrison, Eamonn P. Flanagan, G. Gregory Haff and Thomas M. Comyns

a lack of studies that include representative samples of high-level sprinters performing isometric strength tests that assess various strength qualities to help identify the best correlations with speed performance. This information could assist coaches in choosing appropriate tests for use in

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Daniël M. van Leeuwen, Fabian van de Bunt, Cornelis J. de Ruiter, Natasja M. van Schoor, Dorly J.H. Deeg and Kaj S. Emanuel

SPPB. Furthermore, differences in muscle function were analyzed (strength, voluntary activation, and fatigability). We hypothesize that scores on the strength tests and the SPPB differ between persons with and without radiographic knee OA. Methods Participants After local institutional review board

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Danielle M. Dobney, Scott G. Thomas, Tim Taha and Michelle Keightley

office. For each testing session, the following tests were administered in order: HR, BP, and grip strength tests. The POMS-SF was completed following physiological measures. The SCAT-2 was completed at a different time as a component of routine preseason testing. Participants were not provided with any

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Kym J. Williams, Dale W. Chapman, Elissa J. Phillips and Nick Ball

. Sports Biomech . 2012 ; 11 ( 4 ): 492 – 506 . PubMed ID: 23259239 doi:10.1080/14763141.2012.725426 10.1080/14763141.2012.725426 23259239 20. Brzycki M . Strength testing—predicting a one-rep max from reps-to-fatigue J Phys Educ Recreat Dance . 1993 ; 64 ( 1 ): 88 – 90 . 10

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Gretchen D. Oliver, Jessica K. Washington, Sarah S. Gascon, Hillary A. Plummer, Rafael F. Escamilla and James R. Andrews

until fatigue on a Biodex Multi-Joint System Pro Isokinetic Dynamometer (Biodex Medical Systems, Shirley, NY). A side-lying position was used based on Biodex-recommended hip abduction maximum isokinetic strength testing protocol. The dynamometer was set to 180°/s. Participants performed repeated maximal

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Kirsty A. Fairbairn, Ingrid J.M. Ceelen, C. Murray Skeaff, Claire M. Cameron and Tracy L. Perry

, V.T. , & Weaver , L.K. ( 2013 ). Supplemental vitamin D enhances the recovery in peak isometric force shortly after intense exercise . Nutrition & Metabolism, 10 ( 1 ), 69 . doi:10.1186/1743-7075-10-69 10.1186/1743-7075-10-69 Brzycki , M. ( 1993 ). Strength testing-predicting a one