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Research Output 2003 2019

2019

Cardiac autonomic function and its association with cardiometabolic disease risk factors in Black South African children

SEMPLE, S., MCKUNE, A., Van Biljon, A., D. DuBose, K. & Kolanisi, U., 1 Jul 2019, In : Autonomic Neuroscience. 219, p. 1-4 4 p., 219.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HDL Cholesterol
Fasting
Autonomic Nervous System
LDL Cholesterol
Hip
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

HPA axis function and diurnal cortisol in post-traumatic stress disorder: A systematic review

Speer, K. E., Semple, S., Naumovski, N., D'Cunha, N. M. & McKune, A. J., 1 Nov 2019, In : Neurobiology of Stress. 11, p. 1-10 10 p., 100180.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Hydrocortisone
Traumatic Stress Disorders
Wounds and Injuries
Control Groups

Lifestyle Modification for Enhancing Autonomic Cardiac Regulation in Children: The Role of Exercise

Speer, K., Naumovski, N., Semple, S. & Mckune, A., 16 Nov 2019, In : Children. 6, 11, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
Life Style
Exercise
Autonomic Nervous System
Heart Rate
Health
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)
21 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Exercise
Neoplasms
Survivors
Waist Circumference
Control Groups

Does Low Volume High-Intensity Interval Training Elicit Superior Benefits to Continuous Low to Moderate-Intensity Training in Cancer Survivors?

TOOHEY, K., PUMPA, K., MCKUNE, A., COOKE, J., DuBose, K. D., Yip, D., Craft, P. & SEMPLE, S., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conference (non-published works)Abstract

Exercise
Neoplasms
Survivors
Waist Circumference
Control Groups
4 Citations (Scopus)

Do Short-Term Exercise Interventions Improve Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Children?

van Biljon, A., McKune, A. J., DuBose, K. D., Kolanisi, U. & Semple, S. J., Dec 2018, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 203, p. 325-329 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Rate
Exercise
Waist-Hip Ratio
Abdominal Obesity
Waist Circumference

Effects of exercise intensity on cardiovascular disease risk factors in cancer

TOOHEY, K., PUMPA, K., COOKE, J. & SEMPLE, S., 2018, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference (non-published works)Abstract

Cardiovascular Diseases
Quality of Life
Exercise
Survivors
Heart Rate
9 Citations (Scopus)
Health
Neoplasms
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Control Groups
Information Storage and Retrieval
3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Physical activity levels in urban-based south african learners: A cross-sectional study of 7 348 participants

Van Biljon, A., McKune, A. J., Dubose, K. D., Kolanisi, U. & Semple, S. J., 1 Feb 2018, In : South African Medical Journal. 108, 2, p. 126-131 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Cross-Sectional Studies
Exercise
Ethnic Groups
Chronic Disease
Population Growth
2 Citations (Scopus)

Short-Term High-Intensity Interval Training Is Superior to Moderate-Intensity Continuous Training in Improving Cardiac Autonomic Function in Children

van Biljon, A., McKune, A. J., DuBose, K. D., Kolanisi, U. & Semple, S. J., 1 Nov 2018, In : Cardiology. 141, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autonomic Nervous System
Heart Rate
Exercise
Supine Position
varespladib methyl
17 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)

Systemic low-grade inflammation in post-traumatic stress disorder: a systematic review

Speer, K., Upton, D., Semple, S. & McKune, A., 2018, In : Journal of Inflammation Research. 11, p. 111-121 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Inflammation
Chronic Disease
Acute-Phase Proteins
PubMed
2017

Delayed effects of short term acute aerobic exercise on microalbuminuria and insulin sensitivity

Frames, K. & SEMPLE, S., 2017, In : Human Physiology. 43, 1, p. 78-85 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insulin Resistance
Obesity
Exercise
Prescriptions
Albumins

Does physical education influence eye-hand coordination? The Lifestyles of our Kids intervention study

Wicks, L. J., Telford, R. D., Cunningham, R. B., Semple, S. J. & Telford, R. D., Dec 2017, In : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. 27, 12, p. 1824-1832 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physical Education and Training
Life Style
Hand
Motor Skills
Sports
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Exercise
Heart Rate
Blood Pressure
Insurance Benefits
Fasting
8 Downloads (Pure)

Variability of Jump Kinetics Related to Training Load in Elite Female Basketball

Legg, J., Pyne, D. B., Semple, S. & Ball, N., Dec 2017, In : Sports. 5, 4, p. 1-9 9 p., 84.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
2016
5 Downloads (Pure)

Anti-Doping Knowledge and Opinions of South African Pharmacists and General Practitioners

Starzak, D., Derman, W., MCKUNE, A. & SEMPLE, S., 2016, In : Journal of Sports Medicine Doping Studies. 6, 3, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Doping in Sports
Pharmacists
General Practitioners
Education
14 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
quality of life
Survivors
risk factors
Quality of Life
Exercise equipment
1 Citation (Scopus)
Ethnic Groups
Exercise
Cytokines
Muscles
Interleukin-6
Open Access
Body Weight Changes
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
Exercise
Body Weight
2015
Survivors
Quality of Life
Exercise
Neoplasms
Heart Rate

Effects of moderate vs. high intensity exercise on functional fitness & quality of life in cancer survivors

TOOHEY, K., PUMPA, K., COOKE, J., Arnolda, L., YIP, D., Craft, P. & SEMPLE, S., 2015, p. 23-23. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference (non-published works)Abstract

Survivors
Quality of Life
Exercise
Neoplasms
Nonparametric Statistics

Effects of Zulu stick fighting on health-related physical fitness of prepubescent Zulu males.

Nxumalo, S., SEMPLE, S. & Longhurst, G., Mar 2015, In : African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance. 21, 1, p. 32-45 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physical Fitness
Muscle Strength
Body Composition
Health
Exercise
15 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise therapy for human immunodeficiency virus/AIDS patients: Guidelines for clinical exercise therapists

Grace, J., SEMPLE, S. & Combrink, S., 2015, In : Journal of Exercise Science and Fitness. 13, 1, p. 49-56 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Exercise Therapy
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Guidelines
Exercise
Survivors
Waist Circumference
Blood Pressure
Health
Quality of Life
8 Citations (Scopus)

Longitudinal patterns of change in eye–hand coordination in children aged 8–16 years

WICKS, L., Telford, R., Cunningham, R., SEMPLE, S. & TELFORD, D., 2015, In : Human Movement Science. 43, p. 61-66 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Longitudinal Studies
Logistic Models
Regression Analysis
Exercise
icodextrin
6 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Repeated bouts of eccentrically biased endurance exercise stimulate salivary IgA secretion rate

MCKUNE, A., Starzak, D. & SEMPLE, S., 2015, In : Biology of Sport. 32, 1, p. 21-25 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Secretory Immunoglobulin A
Immunoglobulin A
Saliva
Analysis of Variance
2014
10 Citations (Scopus)
Amylases
amylases
cortisol
Hydrocortisone
group effect

Serum Cytokines in Black and White Males After Eccentrically Biased Aerobic Exercise

McKune, A. J., Semple, S. & Smith, L., May 2014, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 46, 5S, p. 921-921 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

1 Citation (Scopus)

Short-term eccentric exercise in newly diagnosed type II diabetics: an exploratory study

Rattray, B., Steele, J., Semple, S., Ramirez, R. & Abhayaratna, W. P., 2014, In : Sport Sciences for Health. 10, 3, p. 199-204 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Glucose Tolerance Test
Insulin Resistance
Interleukin-6
Inflammation
2013
9 Citations (Scopus)

A 10-week aerobic exercise program reduces cardiometabolic disease risk in overweight/obese female African university students

Mathunjwa, M. L., Semple, S. & Preez, C. D., Nov 2013, In : Ethnicity and Disease. 23, 2, p. 143-148 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Students
Physical Fitness
Waist Circumference
Hand Strength
2 Citations (Scopus)
club
fitness
driver
3 Citations (Scopus)

Core muscle activation and activity throughout the different phases of the golf swing: A literature review

Loock, H., Grace, J. & SEMPLE, S., 2013, In : Strength and Conditioning Journal. 35, 5, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Golf
Muscles
Muscle Contraction
38 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise as an intervention for osteoarthritis of the knee: A review of the literature

Rogers, M. & SEMPLE, S., 2013, In : International SportMed Journal. 14, 4, p. 260-293 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Knee Osteoarthritis
Tai Ji
Exercise
PubMed
Rehabilitation

Power Balance bands, do they work? Short-term effects on postural stability, flexibility, and grip strength

Currie, S., SEMPLE, S. & Grace, J., 2013, In : HealthMED. 7, 1, p. 254-258 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hand Strength
Placebos
Cross-Over Studies
Technology
Silver

The effect of a 12-week home-based exercise intervention program on cardiometabolic disease risk factors

Breukelman, G., SEMPLE, S. & Grace, J., 2013, In : Gazzetta Medica Italiana Archivio per le Scienze Mediche. 172, 4, p. 275-282 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metabolic Diseases
Feasibility Studies
Cardiovascular Diseases
Safety
Golf
Athletic Performance
Physical Fitness
Group Homes
Muscle Strength
2012
18 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Acute exercise-induced muscle injury

MCKUNE, A., Semple, S. & Futre, E., 2012, In : Biology of Sport. 29, 1, p. 3-10 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Exercise
Muscles
Wounds and Injuries
Research
Allied Health Personnel
Workplace
Health
Exercise
Absenteeism
Athletic Injuries
Torque
Analysis of Variance
Industry
Rehabilitation
9 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Efficacy of Home-Based Kinesthesia, Balance & Agility Exercise Training Among Persons with Symptomatic Knee Osteoarthritis

Rogers, M., Tamulevicius, N., SEMPLE, S. & Krkeljas, Z., Dec 2012, In : Journal of Sports Science and Medicine. 11, 4, p. 751-758 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Kinesthesis
Resistance Training
Knee Osteoarthritis
Exercise
Self Efficacy
14 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Statin therapy, myopathy and exercise - A case report

SEMPLE, S., 2012, In : Lipids in Health and Disease. 11, p. 40-41 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Exercise Therapy
Muscular Diseases
Rhabdomyolysis
Coronary Artery Disease
13 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of kinesio ankle taping on postural stability in semiprofessional rugby union players

SEMPLE, S., Esterhuysen, C. & Grace, J., 2012, In : Journal of Physical Therapy Science. 24, 12, p. 1239-1242 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proprioception
Football
Ankle
Sports
Wounds and Injuries
Golf
Physical Fitness
Hand Strength
Athletic Performance
Health Care Sector
3 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Prehypertension
Cardiovascular Diseases
Blood Pressure
Hypertension
2011
Antigen-Antibody Complex
Physiological Phenomena
Antigens
Acute-Phase Reaction
Antibodies
1 Downloads (Pure)

Comparison of clinic-based versus home-based balance and agility training for the symptoms of knee osteo-arthritis

Rogers, M. W., Tamulevicius, N., SEMPLE, S., Coetsee, M. F. & Curry, B. F., 1 Jan 2011, In : South African Journal of Sports Medicine. 23, 3, p. 68-72 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Kinesthesis
Arthritis
Knee
Knee Osteoarthritis
Postal Service
4 Citations (Scopus)

Complement proteins (C1est, C4, C6), circulating immune complexes and the repeated bout effect

Semple, S., MCKUNE, A., Smith, L., Mokgethwa, B. & Wadee, A., 2011, In : Human Movement. 12, 1, p. 95-99 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Complement Activation
Antigen-Antibody Complex
Complement System Proteins

Knee Osteoarthritis and the Efficacy of Kinesthesia, Balance & Agility Exercise Training: A Pilot Study.

Rogers, M. W., Tamulevicius, N., Coetsee, M. F., Curry, B. F. & Semple, S. J., 15 Apr 2011, In : International Journal of Exercise Science. 4, 2, p. 124-132 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Kinesthesis
Knee Osteoarthritis
Exercise
Resistance Training
Knee
Pharmacies
Cardiovascular Diseases
Cholesterol
Blood Pressure Monitors
Blood Pressure