Volume 13(5): March, 2008
MEASURING PRACTICE EFFORT 5.1
This fifth issue of Volume 13 of Coaching Science Abstracts reviews articles concerned with using ratings of perceived exertion and heart rates to measure practice effort. Four previous issues, namely Volume 1(5), Volume 4(5), Volume 7(5), and Volume 10(5) also dealt with this topic. The information from those sources, as well as that contained in this issue, will yield an extensive knowledge base of recent research in these two indices of exercise response.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
RATING OF PERCEIVED EXERTION – GENERAL
BORG SCALE BEST PREDICTOR AND DISCRIMINATOR OF BLOOD LACTATE RESPONSE TO EXERCISE Irving, B. A., Rutkowski, J. J., Brock, D. W., Davis, C. K., Gaesser, G. A., & Weltman, A. (2005). Ratings of perceived exertion and the blood lactate response to exercise: Borg vs. OMNI. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37(5), Supplement abstract 67.
RATING OF PERCEIVED EXERTION RELATED TO RESISTANCE EXERCISE INTENSITY Lagally, K. M., Rock, B. J., McCaw, S. T., & Brown, D. D. (2006). Selection of resistance exercise intensity using ratings of perceived exertion from the OMNI-RES. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5), Supplement abstract 2641.
RATING OF PERCEIVED EXERTION – SPECIFICS
WOMEN RESPOND WITH HIGHER PAIN RATINGS THAN MEN Bement, M. H., Rasiarmos, R. L., DiCapo, J. M., Griffith, E. E., & Hunter, S. K. (2006). Sex differences and reductions in pressure-induced pain following submaximal isometric contractions. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5), Supplement abstract 2646.
RATING OF PERCEIVED EXERTION AND HEART RATE COMPARISON
RATING OF PERCEIVED EXERTION AND HEART RATE DO NOT REGULATE PACING Parker, D. L., Peiffer, J., Faria, I. E., & Quintana, R. (2006). Heart rate and perceived effort do not regulate pacing during a cycling time trial. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5), Supplement abstract 1536.
HEART RATE – GENERAL
MILD ANTICIPATORY STRESS DOES NOT AFFECT HEART RATE VARIABILITY IN ACTIVE AND INACTIVE ATHLETES Barham, K., Priest, J. W., & Nelson, A. (2006). Heart rate variability of active and inactive athletes during rest and stress. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5), Supplement abstract 1901.
PALPATED HEART RATES DELAY OBTAINING ACTUAL TERMINAL HEART RATES John, D., Sforzo, G. A., & Swensen, T. (2006). Post-exercise heart rate measurement after group exercise. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5), Supplement abstract 1934.
ENDURANCE TRAINING REDUCES HEART RATE DRIFT Kearney, M. L., Fogelman, A. E., Kuipers, N. T., & Ray, C. A. (2007). Endurance training attenuates heart rate drift when exercising at the same relative intensity. ACSM Annual Meeting New Orleans, Presentation Number, 1266.
DURATION OF TRAINING INFLUENCES HEART RATE RESPONSE TO EXERCISE Franklin, R. M., Figueroa, A., Baynard, T., Carhart, R., & Kanaley, J. A. (2006). Effects of single- vs. multiple-bout moderate exercise training on heart rate during submaximal exercise in women. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5), Supplement abstract 1929.
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