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Christian P. Cheung, Joshua T. Slysz and Jamie F. Burr

. 13 This has been supported by a number of randomized control studies; 14 – 16 however, other evidence suggests that observed benefits are primarily a placebo effect 17 , 18 directly relating to the challenges of masking the sham control. The most common control condition mimics an IPC setup using

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Senia Smoot Reinert, Allison L. Kinney, Kurt Jackson, Wiebke Diestelkamp and Kimberly Bigelow

Stability sway ranges across age groups may mask potentially important normal and pathological changes in postural control. These findings should also be considered when using Limits of Stability testing to determine differences between clinical populations (eg, Parkinson’s) and healthy older adults. In

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Francisco J. Amaro-Gahete, Lucas Jurado-Fasoli, Alejandro R. Triviño, Guillermo Sanchez-Delgado, Alejandro De-la-O, Jørn W. Helge and Jonatan R. Ruiz

data by 2 independent researchers following a validated standard methodology, as previously described. 19 An oronasal mask (model 7400; Hans Rudolph Inc, Kansas City, MO) equipped with a preVent metabolic flow sensor (Medical Graphics Corp, St Paul, MN) was fitted, and breath-by-breath respiratory

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Kwok Ng, Jorma Tynjälä, Dagmar Sigmundová, Lilly Augustine, Mariane Sentenac, Pauli Rintala and Jo Inchley

reporting on levels of PA, the practice used in this study was replicated from Sallis et al. ( 2016 ), which considered young people as active only if they achieved at least 60 min of MPVA daily, in line with current international policy recommendations. However, this may inadvertently mask differences

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Dan Goodley

). Black skins, white masks ( 3rd ed. ). London, UK : Pluto Press . Goodley , D. ( 2014 ). Dis/ability studies: Theorising disablism and ableism . London, UK : Routledge . 10.4324/9780203366974 Goodley , D. ( 2016 ). Disability studies: An interdisciplinary introduction ( 2nd ed. ). London, UK

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Jenny H. Conviser, Amanda Schlitzer Tierney and Riley Nickols

malnourished and engaging in unhealthy weight control practices. Athletic body types can elevate body mass index, one indicator of ED risk, and mask the outward appearance of poor nutrition. Eating disorders do not always immediately result in a decline in fitness and sport performance. Athletes may appear

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Mark Glaister, Colin Towey, Owen Jeffries, Daniel Muniz-Pumares, Paul Foley and Gillian McInnes

the torque factor utilized, the adoption of a pacing strategy masks any effect of caffeine on PPO and, as such, is likely to explain why previous research into the effects of caffeine on 30-second sprints has failed to find an effect. 3 – 8 Indeed, the adoption of subconscious pacing strategies in 30

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Casey Mace Firebaugh, Simon Moyes, Santosh Jatrana, Anna Rolleston and Ngaire Kerse

health among older people are limited by combining age and sex data of all ages over 65 years to increase the number of people and deaths in each group. Although such research has made a major contribution to literature, aggregating all ages over 65 years may mask significant differences or a possible

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Nenad Ponorac, Mira Popović, Dea Karaba-Jakovljević, Zorislava Bajić, Aaron Scanlan, Emilija Stojanović and Dragan Radovanović

addition, as an acute-phase protein, serum ferritin may be increased by physical activity, inflammation, and disease, masking actual ID ( Malczewska et al., 2000a ). Nevertheless, ID is still regarded as one of the most widespread nutrient deficiencies affecting almost 50% of the global population

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Hardeep Singh, Mark Lee, Matthew J. Solomito, Christian Merrill and Carl Nissen

, or soccer. 3 , 4 , 10 – 13 One explanation for the diverse presentation may be that primary lumbar extension exists in a variety of athletic movements but is not recognized, as the necessarily complex spine motion of sport masks lumbar extension. Baseball pitching is an extremely intricate motion