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Publications for Samantha Winter

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Hou, Z, Shen, W, Fong, D, Winter, S (2024) Anticipation of landing leg masks ankle inversion orientation deficits and peroneal insufficiency during jump landing in people with chronic ankle instability, Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 34(2), e14585, ISSN: 0905-7188. DOI: 10.1111/sms.14585.

Mazarelo, J, Winter, S, Fong, D (2023) A systematic review on the effectiveness of eyewear in reducing the incidence and severity of eye injuries in racket sports, The Physician and Sportsmedicine, 52(2), pp.115-124, ISSN: 0091-3847. DOI: 10.1080/00913847.2023.2196934.

Smyth, CME, Winter, S, Dickinson, JW (2022) Breathing pattern disorders distinguished from healthy breathing patterns using oxptoelectronic plethysmography, Translational Sports Medicine, 2022, 2816781, DOI: 10.1155/2022/2816781.

Pethick, J, Winter, S, Burnley, M (2021) Physiological complexity: influence of ageing, disease and neuromuscular fatigue on muscle force and torque fluctuations, Experimental Physiology, 106(10), pp.2046-2059, ISSN: 0958-0670. DOI: 10.1113/EP089711.

Key, A, Farr, I, Hunter, R, Mika, A, Eren, MI, Winter, S (2021) Why invent the handle? Electromyography (EMG) and efficiency of use data investigating the prehistoric origin and selection of hafted stone knives, Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences, 13(10), 162, ISSN: 1866-9557. DOI: 10.1007/s12520-021-01421-1.

Pethick, J, Winter, S, Burnley, M (2021) Fatigue-induced changes in knee-extensor torque complexity and muscle metabolic rate are dependent on joint angle, European Journal of Applied Physiology, 121(11), pp.3117-3131, ISSN: 1439-6319. DOI: 10.1007/s00421-021-04779-1.

Gales, DJ, Winter, S, Challis, JH (2021) The influence of heel pad confinement on heel pad mechanical properties, Footwear Science, 13(3), pp.199-207, ISSN: 1942-4280. DOI: 10.1080/19424280.2021.1950215.

Smyth, CME, Winter, S, Dickinson, JW (2021) Novel real-time OEP phase angle feedback system for dysfunctional breathing pattern training—an acute intervention study, Sensors, 21(11), 3714, ISSN: 1424-8220. DOI: 10.3390/s21113714.

Pethick, J, Winter, SL, Burnley, M (2021) Did you know? Using entropy and fractal geometry to quantify fluctuations in physiological outputs, Acta Physiologica, ISSN: 1748-1708. DOI: 10.1111/apha.13670.

Pethick, J, Casselton, C, Winter, S, Burnley, M (2021) Ischemic preconditioning blunts loss of knee extensor torque complexity with fatigue, Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 53(2), pp.306-315, ISSN: 0195-9131. DOI: 10.1249/mss.0000000000002475.

Smith, SA, Micklewright, D, Winter, S, Mauger, AR (2021) Muscle pain from an intramuscular injection of hypertonic saline increases variability in knee extensor torque reproduction, Journal of Applied Physiology, 130(1), pp.57-68, ISSN: 8750-7587. DOI: 10.1152/japp.hysiol.00139.2020.

PETHICK, J, Winter, S, BURNLEY, M (2020) Physiological Evidence That the Critical Torque Is a Phase Transition, Not a Threshold, MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE, 52(11), pp.2390-2401, ISSN: 0195-9131. DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000002389.

Smith, SA, Micklewright, D, Winter, S, Mauger, AR (2020) Muscle pain induced by hypertonic saline in the knee extensors decreases single-limb isometric time to task failure, European Journal of Applied Physiology, 120(9), pp.2047-2058, ISSN: 1439-6319. DOI: 10.1007/s00421-020-04425-2.

Key, AJM, Farr, I, Hunter, R, Winter, SL (2020) Muscle recruitment and stone tool use ergonomics across three million years of Palaeolithic technological transitions, Journal of Human Evolution, 144, pp.102796-102796, ISSN: 0047-2484. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2020.102796.

Pethick, J, Winter, SL, Burnley, M (2019) Fatigue reduces the complexity of knee extensor torque during fatiguing sustained isometric contractions, European Journal of Sport Science, 19(10), pp.1349-1358, ISSN: 1746-1391. DOI: 10.1080/17461391.2019.1599450.

Pethick, J, Winter, SL, Burnley, M (2019) Relationship between muscle metabolic rate and muscle torque complexity during fatiguing intermittent isometric contractions in humans, Physiological Reports, 7(18), ISSN: 2051-817X. DOI: 10.14814/phy2.14240.

Pethick, J, Whiteaway, K, Winter, SL, Burnley, M (2019) Prolonged depression of knee‐extensor torque complexity following eccentric exercise, Experimental Physiology, 104(1), pp.100-111, ISSN: 0958-0670. DOI: 10.1113/ep087295.

Pethick, J, Winter, SL, Burnley, M (2018) Effects of ipsilateral and contralateral fatigue and muscle blood flow occlusion on the complexity of knee‐extensor torque output in humans, Experimental Physiology, 103(7), pp.956-967, ISSN: 0958-0670. DOI: 10.1113/ep086960.

Massaroni, C, Piaia Silvatti, A, Levai, IK, Dickinson, J, Winter, S, Schena, E, Silvestri, S (2018) Comparison of marker models for the analysis of the volume variation and thoracoabdominal motion pattern in untrained and trained participants, Journal of Biomechanics, 76, pp.247-252, ISSN: 0021-9290. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.05.036.

Winter, SL, Forrest, SM, Wallace, J, Challis, JH (2018) A Dual X-Ray Absorptiometry Validated Geometric Model for the Calculation of Body Segment Inertial Parameters of Young Females, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 34(2), pp.89-95, ISSN: 1065-8483. DOI: 10.1123/jab.2016-0307.

PETHICK, J, WINTER, SL, BURNLEY, M (2018) Caffeine Ingestion Attenuates Fatigue-induced Loss of Muscle Torque Complexity, Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 50(2), pp.236-245, ISSN: 0195-9131. DOI: 10.1249/mss.0000000000001441.

Winter, SL and Challis, JH (2017) Classifying the variability in impact and active peak vertical ground reaction forces during running using DFA and ARFIMA models, Human Movement Science, 51, pp.153-160, ISSN: 0167-9457. DOI: 10.1016/j.humov.2016.12.003.

Massaroni, C, Carraro, E, Vianello, A, Miccinilli, S, Morrone, M, Levai, IK, Schena, E, Saccomandi, P, Sterzi, S, Dickinson, JW, Winter, S, Silvestri, S (2017) Optoelectronic Plethysmography in Clinical Practice and Research: A Review, Respiration, 93(5), pp.339-354, ISSN: 0025-7931. DOI: 10.1159/000462916.

Pethick, J, Winter, SL, Burnley, M (2016) Loss of knee extensor torque complexity during fatiguing isometric muscle contractions occurs exclusively above the critical torque, American Journal of Physiology-Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology, 310(11), pp.R1144-R1153, ISSN: 0363-6119. DOI: 10.1152/ajpregu.00019.2016.

Graham, CS, Stephens, DM, Dietz, KC, Winter, SL (2016) Are current methods of partial weight-bearing instruction accurately translating to crutch-assisted gait?, International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, 23(5), pp.215-220, ISSN: 1741-1645. DOI: 10.12968/ijtr.2016.23.5.215.

Pethick, J, Winter, SL, Burnley, M (2015) Fatigue reduces the complexity of knee extensor torque fluctuations during maximal and submaximal intermittent isometric contractions in man, The Journal of Physiology, 593(8), pp.2085-2096, ISSN: 0022-3751. DOI: 10.1113/jphysiol.2015.284380.

Forrest, SM, Challis, JH, Winter, SL (2014) The effect of signal acquisition and processing choices on ApEn values: Towards a “gold standard” for distinguishing effort levels from isometric force records, Medical Engineering & Physics, 36(6), pp.676-683, ISSN: 1350-4533. DOI: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2014.02.017.

Ely, AV, Winter, S, Lowe, MR (2013) The generation and inhibition of hedonically-driven food intake: Behavioral and neurophysiological determinants in healthy weight individuals, Physiology and Behavior, 121, pp.25-34, ISSN: 0031-9384. DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2013.03.026.

Challis, JH, Winter, SL, Kuperavage, AJ (2012) Comparison of male and female lower limb segment inertial properties, Journal of Biomechanics, 45(15), pp.2690-2692, ISSN: 0021-9290. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2012.07.019.

Winter, SL and Challis, JH (2010) The expression of the skeletal muscle force–length relationship in vivo: A simulation study, Journal of Theoretical Biology, 262(4), pp.634-643, ISSN: 0022-5193. DOI: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2009.10.028.

Winter, SL and Challis, JH (2010) The Force-Length Curves of the Human Rectus Femoris and Gastrocnemius Muscles in Vivo, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 26(1), pp.45-51, ISSN: 1065-8483. DOI: 10.1123/jab.26.1.45.

Higgs, F and Winter, SL (2009) The Effect of a Four-Week Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation Stretching Program on Isokinetic Torque Production, Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 23(5), pp.1442-1447, ISSN: 1064-8011. DOI: 10.1519/jsc.0b013e3181a392c4.

Challis, JH, Murdoch, C, Winter, SL (2008) Mechanical Properties of the Human Heel Pad: A Comparison between Populations, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 24(4), pp.377-381, ISSN: 1065-8483. DOI: 10.1123/jab.24.4.377.

Winter, SL and Challis, JH (2008) Reconstruction of the Human Gastrocnemius Force–Length Curve in Vivo: Part 1—Model-Based Validation of Method, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 24(3), pp.197-206, ISSN: 1065-8483. DOI: 10.1123/jab.24.3.197.

Winter, SL and Challis, JH (2008) Reconstruction of the Human Gastrocnemius Force–Length Curve in Vivo: Part 2—Experimental Results, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 24(3), pp.207-214, ISSN: 1065-8483. DOI: 10.1123/jab.24.3.207.

Muri, J, Winter, SL, Challis, JH (2008) Changes in segmental inertial properties with age, Journal of Biomechanics, 41(8), pp.1809-1812, ISSN: 0021-9290. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2008.03.002.

Infantolino, BW, Gales, DJ, Winter, SL, Challis, JH (2007) The Validity of Ultrasound Estimation of Muscle Volumes, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 23(3), pp.213-217, ISSN: 1065-8483. DOI: 10.1123/jab.23.3.213.


Lockwood, VA, Lu, S-C, Winter, S, Kivell, TL (2022) Pressure generated by the modern human hand during vertical climbing [Abstract]. In 91st Annual Meeting of the American Association of Biological Anthropologists; American Journal of Biological Anthropology, pp.108-109, DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.24514.

Smyth, CME, Winter, SL, Dickinson, JW (2020) Optoelectronic plethysmography derived breathing parameters can differ between athletes with and without a dysfunctional breathing pattern during exercise. In 2020 IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Industry 4.0 & IoT (MetroInd4.0&IoT), 2020 IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Industry 4.0 & IoT. DOI: 10.1109/metroind4.0iot48571.2020.9138209.

Lockwood, VA, Lu, S-C, Winter, S, Kivell, TL (2020) Support size and thumb position preferences in humans during suspension and vertical climbing: Implications for hominin hand evolution. In , AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, pp.164-164.

Lockwood, VA, Lu, S-C, Winter, S, Kivell, TL (2019) An experimental study of human hand pressures during suspension and implications for fossil hominin locomotion. In , AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, pp.145-145.

Smyth, C, Dickinson, J, Winter, S (2018) Validation of breathing frequency algorithms in impedance pneumography. In , EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL. DOI: 10.1183/13993003.congress-2018.PA2417.

Massaroni, C, Cassetta, E, Levai, IK, Winter, S, Dickinson, JW, Silvestri, S (2016) Optical measurement of breathing: Algorithm volume calibration and preliminary validation on healthy trained subjects. In 2016 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC). DOI: 10.1109/embc.2016.7591155.

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