Publications

Lustgarten MS, Fielding RA. Assessment of Analytical Methods Used to Measure Changes in Body Composition in the Elderly and Recommendations for their Use in Phase II Clinical Trials. J Nutr Health Aging. 2011;15(5):368-75.

Fielding RA, Vellas B, Evans WJ, Bhasin S, Morley JE, Newman AB, Abellan van Kan G, Andrieu S, Bauer J, Breuille D, Cederholm T, Chandler J, De Meynard C, Donini L, Harris T, Kannt A, Keime Guibert F, Onder G, Papanicolaou D, Rolland Y, Rooks D, Sieber C, Souhami E, Verlaan S, Zamboni M. Sarcopenia: an undiagnosed condition in older adults. Current consensus definition: prevalence, etiology, and consequences. International working group on sarcopenia. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2011 May;12(4):249-56. Epub 2011 Mar 4.

Rivas DA, Morris EP, Fielding RA. Lipogenic regulators are elevated with age and chronic overload in rat skeletal muscle. Acta Physiol (Oxf). 2011 Aug;202(4):691-701. doi: 10.111/j.1748-1716.2011.02289.x. Epub 2011 Apr 22.

Choi SJ, Lim JY, Nibaldi EG, Phillips EM, Frontera WR, Fielding RA, Widrick JJ. Eccentric contraction-induced injury to type I, IIa, and IIa/IIx muscle fibers of elderly adults. Age (Dordr). 2011 Mar 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Clark DJ, Fielding RA. Neuromuscular Contributions to Age-Related Weakness. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2011 Mar 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Sparrow, D., D. Gottlieb, D. DeMolles, and R.A. Fielding. Increases in muscle strength and balance using a resistance training program administered via a telecommunications system in older adults. J. Gerontol. In Review, 2011.

Marsh, A.P., W.J. Rejeski, M.A. Espeland, M.E. Miller, T.S. Church, R.A. Fielding, T.M. Gill, J.M. Guralnik, A.B. Newman, M. Pahor, for the LIFE Study Investigators. Muscle strength and BMI as predictors of major mobility disability in the lifestyle interventions and independence for elders pilot (LIFE-P). J. Gerontol. In Review, 2011.

Fielding, R.A., W.J. Rejeski, T. Church, M. Espeland, J. Guralnik, T.M. Gill, J. Katula, A.C. King, S.B. Kritchevsky, M. McDermott, M.E. Miller, S. Nayfield, A.B. Newman, J. Williamson, S. Romashkan, and M. Pahor for the LIFE study investigators. The Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders (LIFE) Study: Design and Methods. J. Gerontol. In Review, 2011.

Heffernan, K.S., T. Manini, S.N. Blair, F.C. Hsu, B.J. Nicklas, S.B. Kritchevsky, A.B. Newman, T.S. Church, K. Sutton-Tyrell, W. Haskell, R.H. Karas, J.T. Kuvin, and R.A. Fielding. Pulse pressure is associated with long-distance gait speed in community dwelling older adults. J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. In Review, 2011.

Hsu, F., W. Jack Rejeski, E.H. Ip, J.A. Katula, R.A. Fielding, A.M. Jette, S.A., Studenski, S.N. Blair, and M.E. Miller. Evaluation of the Late Life Disability Instrument in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P) Study. HQLO. 2010 Oct6;8:115.

Resnick, H.E., R.A. Fielding, J.M. Guralnik, W. Spector, R. Limcangco, L. Parker, G.L. Foster. Methodological Approaches to Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Behavioral-Modification Primary Prevention Intervention in Senior Housing: The Staying Healthy Through Education and Prevention (STEP) Study. Implementation Science, In Review.

Rivas, D., E.P. Morris, R.A. Fielding, Age related skeletal muscle loss is associated with increased lipid synthesis genes and intramuscular lipid storage. Acta Physiol. Scand., In Press, 2011.

Reid, K.F., G. Doros, D.J. Clark, C. Patten, R.J. Carabello, G. J.Cloutier, E.M. Phillips, L.S. Krivickas, W.R. Frontera, R.A. Fielding. Muscle power failure in mobility-limited older adults: preserved single muscle fiber function despite reduced whole muscle size, quality and neuromuscular activation, quality and neuromuscular activation. Clin Sci. In Review, 2011.

Chale-Rush, A., J.M. Guralnik, M.P. Walkup, M.E. Miller,W. Jack Rejeski, J.A. Katula, A.C. King, N.W. Glynn, T.M. Manini, S.N. Blair, R.A. Fielding. Relationship between physical functioning and physical activity in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P). J. Am. Geriatr. Soc. 58(10): 1918-1924, 2010.

Morie M, Reid KF, Miciek R, Lajevardi N, Choong K, Krasnoff JB, Storer TW, Fielding RA, Bhasin S, LaBrassieur NK. Habitual Physical Activity Levels are Associated with Performance in Measures of Physical Function and Mobility in Older Men. J. Am. Geriatr. Soc., 58(9) 1727-1733, 2010.