Additional Peer Review Papers

These are additional peer review publications.
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Ades, P.A., Savage, P., Cress, M.E., Brochu, M. Lee, N.M., Poehlman, E.T., (2003) Resistance training and physical performance in older disabled female cardiac patients. Medicine Science in Sports and Exercise, 35 (8) 1265-1270.

Audelin, M. C., Savage, P. D., & Ades, P. A. (2008). Exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation for very old patients (> or = 75 years): focus on physical function. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention, 28(3), 163-173.

Arnett, S. W., Laity, J. H., Agrawal, S. K., & Cress, M. E. (2008). Aerobic reserve and physical functional performance in older adults. Age and Ageing, 37(4), 384-389.

Brochu, M., Savage, P., Lee, M., Cress, M.E., Poehlman, E.T., Dee, J., Tischler, M. & Ades, P.A.(2002) Resistance training in older women with coronary heart disease: A randomized controlled trial. Journal Applied Physiology, 92:672-678.

Conley, K.E., S.A. Jubrias, M.E. Cress, P.C. Esselman (2013) Elevated energy coupling and aerobic capacity improves exercise performance in endurance-trained elderly subjects. Experimental Physiology, 98 (4) 899-907 doi: 10.1113/exphysiol.2012.069633 Epub 2012 Nov 30.

Conley, K.E., S.A. Jubias, M.E. Cress, P. Esselman (2013) Exercise efficiency is reduced by mitochondrial uncoupling in the elderly. Experimental Physiology, 98(3) 768-777.

Conley, K.E., P.C. Esselman, S.A. Jubrias, M.E. Cress, B. Inglin, C. Mogadam, R.B. Schoene (2000) Aging, muscle properties and maimal O2 uptake rate in humans. Journal of Physiology, 526(1)211-117.

Cress M.E. (1997). Quantifying physical functional performance in older adults. Muscle and Nerve, 5(Supplement), S17-20.

Cress M.E., Buchner D.M., Prohaska T., Rimmer J., Brown M., Macera C., DePietro L., & Chodzko-Zajko W. (2004) Physical activity programs and behavior counseling in older adult populations. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 36(11):1997-2003.

Cress, M.E., Conley, K.E., Balding, S.L., Hansen-Smith, F., & Konczak, J. (1996) Functional training: muscle structure, function, and performance in older women. Journal Orthopaedic Sports Physical Therapy, 24(1), 4-10.

Cress, M.E., Gondo, Y., Davey, A., Anderson, S., Kim, S-H., Poon, L.W. (2010) Assessing physical performance in centenarians: Norms and an extended scale from the Georgia centenarian study. Current Gerontology and Geriatrics 2010 pii 310610 Epub2010 Sept14 6p.

Cress, ME and FA Green (1996) Exercise and Aging: Physical Fitness. In: Health Care for Older Women. Ed Stenchevar, MA: New York: Chapman & Hall, 1996, p69-84.14, 8 pages.

Cress, M.E., Lewis, R.D., Flatt, W. (2011) “Better n’ Ever” Changes with age: A 20-year case study of successful aging. ACSM’s Health Fitness Journal 15(2)20-25.

Cress, M.E., Orini, S., Kinsler, L. (2011) Contribution of living environment to mobility of older adults Gerontology 57:3.

Ellis, R., M.E. Cress, R. H. Wood, M. Schenkman. (2015) Exploring the relationship between activity and physical participation in older adults with Parkinson’s Disease. Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation. 32(2)145-151.

Fabre, J. M., Wood, R. H., Cherry, K. E., Su, J. L., Cress, M. E., et al. (2007). Age-related deterioration in flexibility is associated with health-related quality of life in nonagenarians. Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy. 30(1) 16-22.

Frisard, M.L., Fabre, J.M., Russell, R.D., King, C.M., DeLany, J.P., Wood, R.H., Ravussin for the Louisiana Healthy Aging Study. (2007) Physical activity level and physical functionality in nonagenarians compared to individuals aged 60-74 years. Journal of Gerontology Medical Sciences 62A (7) 783-788.

Gary, R.A., M.E. Cress, M. K. Higgins, A.L. Smith, S. B. Dunbar (2011) Combined aerobic and resistance exercise program improves task performance in patients with heart failure. Archives Physical Medicine Rehabilitation 92:1371-81.

Gary R.A., Cress M.E., Higgins M.K., Smith A.L., Dunbar S.B. (2012) A combined aerobic and resistance exercise program improves physical functional performance in patients with heart failure: a pilot study Journal Cardiovascular Nursing 27(5)418-430.

Hearty, T. M., Schenkman M. L., Cress M. E., Kohrt W. M. (2007) Continuous Scale Physical Functional Performance Test: Appropriateness in middle-aged adults with and without Parkinson’s Disease. Journal of Neurological Physical Therapy. 31:64-70.

Hildreth, K.L., Barry, D.W., Moreau, K. L., J.V. Griend, R. B. Meacham, T. Nakamura, P., Wolfe, W. M. Kohrt, J. M. Ruscin, J. Kittelson, M. E. Cress, R. Ballard, R.S. Schwartz. (2013) Effects of testosterone and progressive resistance exercise on physical function, strength, and body composition in older men. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism 98:1891-1900.

Jankowski, C.M., Gozansky, W.S., Van Pelt, R.E., Schenkman, M.L., Wolfe, P., Schwartz, R.S., Kohrt, W.M. (2008) Relative Contributions of adiposity and muscularity to physical function in community-dwelling older adults. Obesity. 16(5)1039-1044.

Kingsley JD, Panton LB, Toole T, The effects of a 12-week strength-training program on strength and functionality in women with fibromyalgia (2005) Archives Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 86 (9):1713-1721.

Kluger, B.M., R.P. Brown, S. Aerts, M. Schenkman (2014) Determinants of objectively measured physical functional performance in early to mid-stage Parkinson Disease. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 6(11)992-998.

Manns P.J., Tomczak C.R., Jelani A., Cress M.E., Haennel R.G.(2009) Use of the continuous scale physical functional performance test in stroke survivors. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 90:488-493.

McMillan, V.A. (2010) Can Standard Tests Accurately Predict Lung Function During Daily Activities? Pulmonary Reviews, 15(7)1,14.

Miszko, T.A., Cress, M.E., Slade, J.M., Covey, C.J., Agrawal, S.K., & Doerr, C.E. (2003) Effect of strength and power training on physical function in community-dwelling older adults. Journal Gerontology: Medical Sciences. 58(2):171-175.

Moore, D. S., Ellis, R., Allen, P. D., Cherry, K. E., Monroe, P. A., O’Neil, C. E., et al. (2008). Construct validation of physical activity surveys in culturally diverse older adults: a comparison of four commonly used questionnaires. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 79(1), 42-50.

Moore-Harrison, T.L., M.A. Johnson, M.E. Quinn, M.E. Cress (2009) An evidence-based exercise program implemented in congregate-meal site. Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 6:247-251.

Moore-Harrison, T. L., Spear, E. M., Johnson, F. T., and Cress, M. E. (2008)  The effects of aerobic training and nutrition education on functional performance in low socioeconomic older adults.  Journal Geriatric Physical Therapy. 31(1) 18-23.

O’Connor, P. J., Poudevigne, M. S., Cress, M. E., Motl, R. W., & Clapp 3rd, J. F. (2011). Safety and efficacy of supervised moderate intensity resistance training adopted in pregnancy. Journal of Physical Activity and Health 8(3)309-320.

Panton, L. B., Kingsley, D., Toole, T., Cress, M. E., Abboud, G., Sirithienthad, P., Mathis, R. and McMillan, V. A. (2006) Comparison of Physical Functional Performance and Strength in Women with Fibromyalgia, Age and Weight Matched Controls, and Older Healthy Women. Physical Therapy. 86(11)1479-1488.

Petrella, J.K., & Cress, M.E. (2004) Daily Ambulation activity and task performance in community-dwelling older adults with preclinical disability 63-71 years of age, Journal Gerontology Medical Sciences. 59A(3)264-267.

Petrella, J.K., Cress, M.E., & Miller, L.S. (2004.) The relationship of cognition and leg extension power to physical function in older adults. Age & Aging. 33:342-348.

Savage, P.A, A.O. Shaw, M.S. Miller, P. Vanburen, M.M. Lewinter, P.A. Ades, M.J. Toth (2011) Effect of resistance training on physical disability in chronic heart failure. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 43(8)1379-1386.

Schenkman, M., Cutson, T.M., Kuchibhatla, M., Scott, B.I, & Cress, M.E. (2002) Application of the continuous scale physical functional performance to test people with Parkinson Disease. Neurology Report. 26:130-138.

Schenkman, M., T. Ellis, C. Christiansen, A.E. Baron, T. Tickle-Degnen, D.A. Hall, R. Wagenaar. (2011) Profile of physical limitations and task performance among people with early-and middle-stage Parkinson Disease. Physical Therapy 91:1339-1354.

Schenkman, M., D.A. Hall, A.E. Baron, R.S. Schwatz, P. Metter, W.M. Kohrt (2012) Exercise for people in early- or mid-stage Parkinson Disease: A 16-month randomized controlled trial. Physical Therapy. 92:1395-1410.

Schenkman, M. D. Hall, R. Kumar, W.M. Kohrt (2008) Endurance exercise training to improve economy of movement of people with Parkinson Disease: Three case reports. Physical Therapy 88(1)1-14.

Slade, J.M., Miszko, T.A., Laity, J.H., Agrawal, S.K., & Cress, M.E. (2002). Anaerobic power and physical function in strength trained and untrained older adults. Journal Gerontology Medical Sciences. 57A(3):M168-M172.

Slade, J., H.D. Los Santos, M.E. Cress. (2003) Performance and characteristics of recreational master runners: A 21-year retrospective analysis. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity 11:189-204.

Smee, D.J., J.M. Anson, G.S. Waddington, H.L. Berry (2012) Association between physical functionality and falls risk in community-living older adults. Current Gerontology and Geriatrics Research, doi:10.1155/2012/864516

Welsch, M. A., Dobrosielski, D. A., Arce-Esquivel, A. A., Wood, R. H., Ravussin, E., Rowley, C., et al. (2008). The association between flow-mediated dilation and physical function in older men. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 40(7), 1237-1243.

Wood, R.H., Gardner, R.E., Ferachi, K.A., King, C., Ermolao A., Cherry, K.E., Cress, M.E., & Jazwinski, S.M. (2005) Physical function and quality of life in older adults: sex differences. Southern Medical Association. 98(5):504-512.

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