Dr Doug Whyte - Nat Sch Exercise Science (Faculty of Health Sciences)

Fully accredited supervisor - Can supervise as principal supervisor

My research focuses on how stressors, such as exercise, heat stress and dehydration alter brain function and influence performance and fatigue.

Contact

Phone :(03) 9953 3557 (Melbourne)
Email :Doug.Whyte@acu.edu.au
URIs : Staff Directory Profile

Research Interests

Exercise Physiology ; Thermoregulation ; Fatigue ; Dehydration ; Warm up ;

Methods Expertise

Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA) ; Temperature monitoring ;

Research Projects

Selected Publications

2018

The prevalence and impact of low back pain in pre-professional and professional dancers: a prospective study., in Physical Therapy in Sport.

2017

Normobaric hypoxia increases the growth hormone response to maximal resistance exercise in trained men., in European Journal of Sports Science.

Non-motorized treadmill running is associated with higher cardiometabolic demands compared with overground and motorized treadmill running., in Frontiers in Physiology

Comparison of energy expenditure and heart rate responses between three commercial group fitness classes., in Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport

Life history and point prevalence of low back pain in pre-professional and professional dancers, in Physical Therapy in Sport.

2016

Comparison of the Lactate Pro, Lactate Pro 2 and i-STAT portable blood lactate analysers., in Gazzetta Medica Italiana

The effect of a novel mechanical nasal dilator on cycling performance., in Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness

2015

Lower limb kinematics and physiological responses to prolonged load carriage in untrained individuals, in Ergonomics

2014

Exercise-induced dehydration does not alter time trial or neuromuscular performance, in International Journal of Sports Medicine

The relationship between training and competition workloads, performance, and injury in adolescent male football players: a systematic review, in Sports Medicine

2012

Caffeine improves strength gains in response to 6 weeks of resistance training, in Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning 2012, Supplement 1

Neural conduction and excitability following a simple warm up, in Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport (print version)

2008

Central osmoregulatory influences on thermoregulation, in Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology

2007

Lesions of the anteroventral third ventricle region (AV3V) exaggerate neuroendocrine and thermogenic but not behavioral responses to a novel environment., in American Journal of Physiology: Regulatory, Integratory and Comparative Physiology

2006

Thermoregulatory behavior is disrupted in rats with lesions of the anteroventral third ventricular area (AV3V), in Physiology and Behavior

2005

Lesions of the anteroventral third ventricle region (AV3V) disrupt cardiovascular responses to an elevation in core temperature, in American Journal of Physiology: Regulatory, Integratory and Comparative Physiology

Thermoregulatory role of periventricular tissue surrounding the anteroventral third ventricle (AV3V) during acute heat stress in the rat., in Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology