Publications

Applied Health Sciences - Kinesiology




Publications

De*        Denotes graduate student

 For ease of reference, publications are listed by general topics of interest.

 Exercise, training and neuromuscular function

Refereed Journal articles

  1. Falk, B, Eliakim, A: Endocrine Response to Resistance Training in Children. Pediatric Exercise Science (in press, September 2014)
  2. Dotan, R.,  Mitchell, C.*,  Cohen, R.*,  Gabriel, D., Klentrou, P.,  Falk, B.: Explosive sport training and torque kinetics in children. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 38(7):740-745, 2013. doi: 10.1139/apnm-2012-0330. Epub 2013 Jan 29
  3. Dotan, R.,  Mitchell, C.*,  Cohen, R.*,  Gabriel, D., Klentrou, P.,  Falk, B.: Child–adult differences in the kinetics of torque development. Journal of Sports Sciences 31(9):945-956, 2013
  4. Dotan, R., C. Mitchell*, R. Cohen*, P. Klentrou, D. Gabriel, B. Falk: Child—Adult Differences in Muscle Activation – A Review. Pediatric Exercise Science 24:2-21, 2012. Invited review.
  5. Mitchell, C.*, R. Cohen*, R. Dotan, D. Gabriel, P. Klentrou, B. Falk. Rate of Muscle Activation in Power- and Endurance-Trained Boys. Int. J. Sports Physiol. Perf. 6(1):94-105, 2011.
  6. Cohen, R.*, C. Mitchell*, R. Dotan, D. Gabriel, P. Klentrou, B. Falk: Do Neuro-Muscular Adaptations Occur in Endurance-Trained Boys and Men?, Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 35:471-479,2010.
  7. Falk B., C. Usselman, R. Dotan, L. Brunton, P. Klentrou, J. Shaw, D. Gabriel. Child-adult differences in muscle strength and activation pattern during isometric elbow flexion and extension. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism. 34(4):609-615, 2009.
  8. Falk, B.  L. Brunton, R. Dotan, C. Usselman, P. Klentrou, D. Gabriel. Muscle strength and contractile kinetics of isometric elbow flexion in girls and women. Ped. Exerc. Sci., 21(3):354-364, 2009
  9. Behm, D.G., Faigenbaum, A.D., Falk, B., Klentrou, P.: Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Position Paper: Resistance Training in Children and Adolescents. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 33:547-561, 2008. (invited paper).
  10. Falk, B., A. Eliakim: Resistance training, skeletal muscle and growth.  Pediatric Endocrinology Reviews (PER), 1, 120-127, 2003.  
  11. Falk, B., E. Sadres, N. Constantini, L. Zigel, R. Lidor, A. Eliakim:  The association between adiposity and the response to resistance training among pre- and early-pubertal boys.  Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism, 15:597-606, 2002.  
  12. Sadres, E., A. Eliakim, N. Constantini, R. Lidor, B. Falk: The effect of long-term resistance training on anthropometric measures, muscle strength, and self concept in pre-pubertal boys.  Pediatric Exercise Science, 13:357-372, 2001 
  13. Falk, B., A. Eliakim, R. Dotan, D.G. Liebermann, R. Regev, O. Bar-Or: Birth weight and physical ability in 5-8 year-old healthy children born prematurely.  Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 29:1124-1130, 1997.
  14. Falk, B., G. Tenenbaum: The effectiveness of resistance training in children: A meta-analysis.  Sports Med. 22:176-186, 1996.
  15. Falk, B., G. Mor: The effects of resistance training in 6-8 year-old boys.  Ped. Exerc. Sci. 8:48-56, 1996.

 

Book Chapters and Articles in Collective Volumes

  1. Falk B, Dotan R: Differential motor-activation patterns: The most comprehensive explanation for child-adult performance differences. In: Williams CA, Armstrong N (eds): Children and Exercise XXVII. The proceedings of the 27th International Symposium of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology. London, Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2012, pp. 39-50.
  2. Falk, B, R. Cohen, C. Mitchell, R. Dotan, P. Klentrou, D. Gabriel: Rate of Muscle Activation in Pre-and Early-Pubertal Power- and Endurance-Trained Athletes. In: G. Baquet and S. Berthoin (Eds.): Children and Exercise XXV. The proceedings of the 25th Pediatric Work Physiology Meeting. London, Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2011, pp. 149-153.
  3. Usselman, C., D. Gabriel, R. Dotan, L. Brunton, P. Klentrou, J. Shaw, B. Falk: Muscle force and activation pattern of boys vs. men in isometric elbow flexion and extension. In: T. Jurimae, N. Armstrong, J. Jurimae (Eds.): Children and Exercise XXIV. The proceedings of the 24th Pediatric Work Physiology Meeting. London, Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2009, pp. 264-269.

 

Exercise, training and bone

Refereed Journal articles

  1. Klentrou, P.; I. Ludwa*, B. Falk: Factors associated with bone turnover and speed of sound in early and late-pubertal females. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism. 36(5):707-14, 2011
  2. Yao, M.*, I. Ludwa*, L. Corbett*, P. Klentrou, P. Bonsu, K. Gammage, B. Falk. Bone speed of sound and physical activity levels of overweight and normal-weight girls and adolescents. Pediatr. Exerc. Sci. 23:25-35, 2011.
  3. Moore, S.*, M. Moore*, P. Klentrou, P. Sullivan, B. Falk: Maturity status in male child and adolescent athletes.  J Sports Med Phys Fitness. 50:486-493, 2010.
  4. Falk B., S. Braid*, M. Moore*, M. Yao*, P. Sullivan, P. Klentrou. Bone properties in child and adolescent male hockey and soccer players. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 2009 Jun 30. [Epub ahead of print]; 13(4):387-91, 2010.
  5. Ludwa, I. A.*, B. Falk, M. Yao*, L. Corbett*, P. Klentrou: Bone Speed of Sound, bone Turnover and IGF-I in Adolescent Synchronized Swimmers. Pediatr. Exerc. Sci. 22:421-430, 2010.
  6. Falk, B., S. Braid*, M. Moore*, D. O’Leary, P. Sullivan, P. Klentrou: Bone properties in overweight, pre- and early-pubertal boys. Pediatric Exercise Science, 20:50-61, 2008.
  7. B. Falk, Y. Galili*, L. Zigel, N. Constantini, A. Eliakim: A Cumulative Effect of Physical Training on Bone Strength in Males  International Journal of Sports Medicine 28:449-455, 2007,[Epub ahead of print, Nov 16, 2006]
  8. Falk, B., Z. Bronshtein*, L. Zigel, N. Constantini, A. Eliakim: Higher tibial quantitative ultrasound in young female swimmers.  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 38, 461-465, 2004.
  9. Falk, B., Z. Bronshtein*, L. Zigel, N. Constantini, A. Eliakim: Quantitative ultrasound of the tibia and radius in pre- and early-pubertal female athletes.  Arch Ped Adoles Med, 157, 139-143, 2003.
  10. Falk, B., E. Sadres,  N. Constantini,  A. Eliakim,  L. Zigel,  A.J. Foldes: Quantitative ultrasound (QUS) of the tibia: A sensitive tool for the detection of bone changes in growing boys.  Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism, 13:1129-1135, 2000

  

Exercise, training and chronic disease

Refereed Journal articles

  1. Falk, B., Rigby, A*., Akseer, N.*: Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: The possible harm of bracing and the likely benefit of exercise. Spine Journal (in press June 2014)
  2. Corbett, L.*, C. Muir, I.A. Ludwa*, M. Yao*, B.W. Timmons, B. Falk, P. Klentrou: Correlates of mucosal immunity and upper respiratory tract infections in girls. J. Pediatr. Endocrinol. Metab. 23(6): 579-588, 2010.
  3. Tiktinsky, R., G. Kenet, Z. Dvir, B. Falk, M. Heim, U. Martinowitz, M. Katz-Leurer. Physical activity participation and bleeding characteristics in young patients with severe hemophilia. Heamophilia 15(3):695-700, 2009.
  4. Falk, B., G. Bar-Mor, L. Zigel, M. Yaaron, Y. Beniamini, B. Zeevi: Daily physical activity and perception of condition severity among male and female adolescents with congenital heart malformation.  Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 21, 244-249, 2006


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Falk, B., A. Nini, L. Zigel, Y. Yahav, M. Aviram, J. Rivlin, L. Bentur, A. Avital, R., R. Dotan, H. Blau: The effect of low altitude at the Dead Sea on exercise capacity and cardiopulmonary response to exercise in cystic fibrosis patients with moderate to severe lung disease.  Pediatric Pulmonology, 41, 234-241, 2006.

  1. G. Admon, Y. Weinstein, B. Falk, N. Weintrob, H. Benzaquen, R. Ofan, G. Fayman, L. Zigel, N. Constantini, M. Phillip: Exercise with and without insulin pump in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus. Pediatrics, 116, 348-355, 2005.


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Falk, B., S. Portal*, R. Tiktinsky, L. Zigel, Y. Weinstein, N. Constantini, G. Kenet, A. Eliakim, U. Martinowitz: Bone properties and muscle strength of young hemophilia patients.  Haemophilia Journal, 11, 380-386, 2005.

  1. Falk, B., R. Gorev, L. Zigel, A. Ben-Amotz, I. Neuman: The effect of lycopene supplementation on post-exercise lung function in young athletes who complain of EIB symptoms.  Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 94, 480-485, 2005.
  2. Weinstein, Y., T. Kamerman*, E. Berry, B. Falk.  Mechanical efficiency of normal-weight prepubertal boys predisposed to obesity.  Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 36, 567-573, 2004.
  3. Gothelf, D., B. Falk, P. Singer, M. Kairi, M. Phillip, L. Zigel, I. Poraz, S. Frishman, N.  Constantini, G. Zalsman, A. Weizman, A. Apte: Weight gain associated with increased food intake and low habitual activity levels in male adolescent schizophrenic inpatients treated with olanzapine.  American Journal of Psychiatry, 1159: 1055-1057, 2002.
  4. Tiktinsky, R., B. Falk, M. Heim, U. Martinovitz: The effect of resistance training on the frequency of bleeding in hemophilia patients: A pilot study.  Hemophilia, 8:22-27, 2002. 
  5. Falk, B., S. Portal*, R. Tiktinsky, Y. Weinstein, N. Constantini, U. Martinowitz: Anaerobic power and muscle strength in young hemophilia patients.  Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 32:52-57, 2000.
  6. Bar-Mor, G., B. Zeevi, M. Yaaron, B. Falk: Use of the heart rate monitor to modulate physical activity in adolescents with congenital aortic stenosis: an innovative approach.  J. Pediatric Nursing 14 273-277, 1999.

 

Book Chapters and Articles in Collective Volumes

  1. Falk, B.  The importance of physical activity for children with chronic disease.  In: N. Constantini (Ed.), Physical Activity and Sports Medicine – Selected AspectsIsrael: Aurora Group, 2000, pp. 72-74.  (Hebrew)

 

 

Exercise and thermoregulation

Refereed Journal articles

  1. Falk, B.: Thermoregulation.  Pediatric Exercise Science, 18 (special issue dedicated to the memory of Oded Bar-Or), 146-150, 2006. (invited review).
  2. Rotstein, A., B. Falk, M. Einbinder*, L. Zigel:  Changes in plasma volume following intense intermittent exercise in neutral and hot environmental conditions.  J. Sports Med. Phys. Fitness 38:24-29, 1998.
  3. Falk, B.:  Effects of thermal stress during rest and exercise in the pediatric population.  Sports Med. 25:221-240, 1998.
  4. Falk B., S. Radom-Isaac*, J.R. Hoffman, Y. Wang, Y. Yarom, Y. Weinstein, A. Magazanik: The effect of heat exposure on performance of and recovery from anaerobic exercise.  Int. J. Sports Med. 19:1-6, 1998.
  5. Hoffman, J.R., B. Falk, S. Radom-Isaac*, Y. Weinstein, A. Magazanik, Y. Wang, Y. Yarom: The effect of environmental temperature on testosterone and cortisol responses to high-intensity, intermittent exercise in the heat.  Eur. J. Appl. Physiol. 75:83-87, 1997.
  6. Falk, B., M. Bar-Eli, R. Dotan, M. Yaaron, Y. Weinstein, S. Epstein, B. Blumenstein, M. Einbinder, Y. Yarom, G. Tenenbaum: Physiological and cognitive responses to cold exposure in11-12 year-old boys.  Am. J. Human Biol. 9:39-49, 1997.
  7. Hoffman, J.R., H. Stavsky, B. Falk: The effect of water restriction on aerobic power and vertical jumping height in basketball players.  Int. J. Sports Med. 16:214-218, 1995.
  8. Falk, B., O. Bar-Or, J. Smolander, G. Frost: Response to rest and exercise in the cold: effects of age and aerobic fitness. J. Appl. Physiol. 76:72-78 1994.
  9. Falk, B., O. Bar-Or, J.D. MacDougall: The thermoregulatory response of pre-, mid- and late-pubertal boys to exercise in dry heat.  Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 24:688-694, 1992.
  10. Falk, B., O. Bar-Or, J.D. MacDougall, C. Goldsmith, L. McGillis: A longitudinal analysis of the sweating response of pre-, mid- and late-pubertal boys during exercise in the heat.  Am. J. Human Biol. 4:527-535, 1992.
  11. Falk, B., O. Bar-Or, J.D. MacDougall, R. Calvert: Sweat gland response to exercise in the heat among pre-, mid- and late-pubertal boys.  Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 24:313-319, 1992.
  12. Falk, B., O. Bar-Or, J.D. MacDougall, L. McGillis, R. Calvert, F. Meyer: Sweat lactate in exercising children and adolescents of varying physical maturity.  J. Appl. Physiol. 71:1735-1740, 1991.
  13. Falk, B., O. Bar-Or, J.D. MacDougall: Aldosterone and prolactin response to exercise in the heat among circum-pubertal boys.  J. Appl. Physiol. 71:1741-1745, 1991.
  14. Falk, B., R. Burstein, E. Zylber-Katz, Y. Rosenblum, N. Bashan, Y. Shapiro: Effects of caffeine ingestion on body fluid balance and thermoregulation during exercise.  Cnd. J. Physiol. Pharmacol. 68:889-892, 1990.

 

Book Chapters and Articles in Collective Volumes

  1. Falk B, Dotan R: Temperature Regulation and Elite Young Athletes. In: Armstrong N, McManus AM (eds): The Elite Young Athlete. Med Sport Sci. Basel, Karger, 2011, vol 56, pp 126–149 (Peer Reviewed - DOI: 10.1159/000320645)
  2. Falk, B., R. Dotan: Temperature regulation in children.  In Armstrong, N. & van Mechelen, W. (Eds.): Paediatric Exercise Science and Medicine.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2008, pp.309-324.
  3. Falk, B., R. Dotan: Physiological and health aspects of exercise in hot and cold climates.  In: O. Bar-Or, and H. Hebestreit (Eds.), Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: The Young Athlete.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2007, pp. 249-267.
  4. Falk, B.:  Temperature regulation.  In Armstrong, N. & van Mechelen, W. (Eds.): Paediatric Exercise Science and Medicine.  New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 223-239, 2000.
  5. Falk, B.: Physiological and health aspects of exercise in hot and cold climates.  In O. Bar-Or (Ed.), The Child and Adolescent Athlete.  Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics, pp. 326-349, 1996.
  6. Falk, B., R. Dotan: Pediatric Exercise Physiology Symposium A Tribute to Oded Bar-Or: Children’s thermoregulation during exercise in the heat – a revisit. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 33(2): 420-427, 2008. (invited review).

  

Elite Athletes

Refereed Journal articles

  1. R. Lidor, Y. Hershko, A. Bilkevitz, M. Arnon, B. Falk:  Measurement of talent in volleyball: Fifteen-month follow-up of elite adolescent players. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness 47(2):159-168, 2007.
  2. R. Lidor, M. Arnon, Y. Hershko, G. Maayan, B. Falk: Accuracy in a volleyball service test in rested and physical exertion conditions in elite and near-elite adolescent players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research 21(3):937-942, 2007.
  3. Lidor, R., Y. Melnik, A. Bilkevitz, B. Falk:  The ten-station judo ability test: A test of physical and skill components.  Strength and Conditioning Journal 28:2-4, 2006.


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Lidor, R., Y. Melnik, A. Bilkevitz, M. Arnon, B. Falk: Measurement of talent in judo using a unique, judo-specific ability test.  The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, 45, 32-37, 2005.

  1. Lidor, R., B. Falk, M. Arnon, Y. Cohen, G. Segal, Y. Lander: Measurement of talent in team handball: The questionable use of motor and physical tests. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 19, 318-325, 2005.
  1. Falk, B., R. Lidor, Y. Lander, B. Lang: Talent identification and early development of elite water-polo players:  A 2-year follow-up study.  Journal of Sports Sciences, 22, 347-355, 2004.
  2. Eliakim, A., D. Nemet, S. Bar-Sela, Y. Higer, B. Falk:  Changes in circulating IGF-I and their correlation with self-assessment and fitness among elite athletes.  International Journal of Sports Medicine, 23, 600-603, 2002.
  3. Falk, B., M. Bar-Eli: Psycho-physiological response to parachuting among novice and experienced parachutists.  Aviat. Space Environ. Med. 66:114-117, 1995.

 

 Recovery from exercise

Refereed Journal articles

  1. Falk, B., R. Dotan: Child-adult differences in the recovery from high-intensity exercise.  Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews, 34, 107-112, 2006.
  2. Dotan, R., S. Ohana*, C. Bediz, B. Falk: Blood lactate disappearance dynamics in boys and men following exercise of similar and dissimilar peak-lactate concentrations. Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism, 16, 419-429, 2003.
  3. Dotan, R., B. Falk, A. Raz*: Intensity effect of active recovery from glycolytic exercise on  decreasing blood lactate concentration in prepubertal children. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 32:564-570, 2000.
  4. Falk, B., M. Einbinder*, Y. Weinstein, S. Epstein, Y. Karni, Y. Yarom, A. Rotstein: Blood lactate concentration following exercise: effects of heat exposure and of active recovery in heat-acclimatized subjects.  Int. J. Sports Med. 16:7-12, 1995.

 

 Exercise and immune response

Refereed Journal articles

  1. Papadopoulos, E.*, C. Muir, C. Russell, B.W. Timmons, B. Falk and P. Klentrou. Stress and immune responses during a week leading to competition in adolescent swimmers. J of Immunol Res. Volume 2014, Article ID 234565, 7 pages, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/234565
  2. R. Gavrieli, T. Ashlagi-Amiri, A. Eliakim, L. Zigel, B. Falk, B. Wolach. The effect of aerobic exercise on neutrophil functions. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 40(9):1623-1628 2008.
  3. Wolach, B., R. Gavrieli, S. Geffen Ben-Dror, L. Zigel, A. Eliakim, B. Falk: Transient decrease of neutrophil chemotaxis following aerobic exercise.  Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37, 949-954, 2005.
  4. Wolach, B., B. Falk, R. Gavrieli, E. Kodesh*, A. Eliakim.  Neutrophil function response to aerobic and anaerobic exercise in female judoka and untrained subjects.  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 34:23-28, 2000
  5. Wolach, B., A. Eliakim, R. Gavrieli, E. Kodesh*, Y. Yarom, M. Schlesinger, B. Falk: Aspects of leukocyte function and the complement system following aerobic exercise in young female gymnasts.  Scand. J. Med. Sci. Sports 8:91-7, 1998.
  6. Wolach, B., B. Falk, E. Kodesh*, J. Radnay, H. Shapiro, Y. Yarom, A. Eliakim: Cellular immuneresponse to anaerobic exercise among gymnasts and untrained girls.  Ped. Exerc. Sci. 10:227-235, 1998.
  7. Eliakim, A., B. Wolach, E. Kodesh*, R. Gavrieli, J. Radnay, T. Ben Tovim, Y. Yarom, B. Falk: Cellular and humoral immune response to exercise among gymnasts and untrained girls.  Int. J. Sports Med. 18:208-212, 1997.

 Other

Refereed Journal articles

  1. N. Ashish, M Bamman, FJ. Cerny, DM Cooper, P D’Hemecourt, JC. Eisenmann, DEricson, J Fahey, B Falk, D Gabriel, MG. Kahn, H C.G. Kemper, S-Y Leu,  RI. Liem, R McMurray, PA. Nixon,  JT Olin, PT. Pianosi,  Mary Purucker, S Radom-Aizik,  A Taylor (In Alphabetical order): The clinical translation gap in child health exercise research: A call for disruptive innovation. Clinical and Translational Science (in press, June 2014)
  2. Ludwa I.A.*, D.D. O’Leary, T.J. Wade, J. Cairney, B. Falk, and P. Klentrou. The effect of adiposity on the relationship between indicators of maturity in peri-pubertal children. Ann. Human Biol., 40(1):70-4, 2013; Early Online: 1–5 (Dec. 2012)
  3. R. Dotan, L. Zigel,  A. Rotstein,  T. Greenberg,  Y. Beniamini,   B. Falk: Reliability and Validity of the Lactate-Minimum Test – A Revisit. J Sports Med Phys Fitness. 51(1):42-9, 2011.
  4. Rotstein, A., R. Dotan, L. Zigel, T. Greenberg, Y. Benyamini, B. Falk. The Effect of Pre-test Carbohydrate Ingestion on the Anaerobic Threshold, as Determined by the Lactate-Minimum Test. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 32:1058-1064, 2007.
  5. Moore, M.*, S. Braid*, B. Falk, P. Klentrou. Daily calcium intake in male children and adolescents obtained from the rapid assessment method and the 24-hour recall method. Nutr. J., 6: 24, 2007 [doi:10.1186/1475-2891-6-24].
  6. Tenenbaum, G., B. Falk, O. Bar-Or: The measurement and the accumulation of perceived exertion in a progressive cycling maximal power test in children and adolescents.  International Journal of Sport Psychology, 33: 337-348, 2002.
  7. Falk, B., Y. Cohen, G. Lustig, Y. Lander, M. Yaaron, J. Ayalon: Tracking of fitness components in boys and girls from 2nd to 6th grade.  American Journal of Human Biology, 13:65-70, 2001.
  8. Eliakim, A., S. Ish-Shalom, A. Giladi, B. Falk, N. Constantini.  Assessment of body composition in ballet dancers: Correlation among three techniques.  International Journal of Sports Medicine, 21:598-601, 2000.
  9. Constantini, N., A. Eliakim,  L. Zigel, M. Yaaron, B. Falk: Iron status of highly active adolescents: Evidence of depleted iron stores in gymnasts.  Int. J. Sport Nutr. Exerc. Metab. 10:62-70, 2000.
  10. Weinstein, Y., C. Bediz, R. Dotan, B. Falk: Test-retest reliability of peak lactate and peak heart rate responses to the Wingate Anaerobic Test.  Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 30:1456-1460  1998.
  11. Bar-Eli, M., S. Sachs, G. Tenenbaum, J.S. Pie, B. Falk: Crisis-related observations in competition: A case study in basketball.  Scand. J. Med. Sci. Sports 6:313-321, 1996.
  12. Falk, B., Y. Weinstein, R. Dotan, D.A. Abramson, D. Mann-Segal, J.R. Hoffman: A treadmill test of sprint running.  Scand. J. Med. Sci. Sports 6:259-264, 1996.
  13. Falk, B.: Effect of continuous and intermittent exercise on energy expenditure and on the cardiorespiratory response.  Percept. Motor Skills 80:64-66, 1995.
  14. Breslav, I., S. Epstein, B. Falk, Y. Karni, G. Tenenbaum, Y. Weinstein: Ratings of perceived exertion and of dyspnea in young athletes.  Biol. Sports 11:91-99 1994.
  15. Falk, B., O. Bar-Or: Longitudinal changes in peak aerobic and anaerobic mechanical power of circum-pubertal boys. Ped. Exerc. Sci. 5:318-331, 1993.
  16. Burstein, R., O. Shpilberg, A. Rubinstein, N. Bashan, B. Falk, Y. Epstein: The effect of prolonged intermittent exercise, combined with food deprivation, on plasma metabolite concentration.  Aviat. Space Environ. Med. 62:555-558, 1991.
  17. Falk, B., R. Burstein, I. Ashkenazi, O. Shpilberg, J. Alter, E. Zylber-Katz, A. Rubinstein, Y. Shapiro: The effect of caffeine ingestion on physical performance after prolonged exercise.  Eur. J. Appl. Physiol. 59:168-173, 1989.

Book Chapters and Articles in Collective Volumes

  1. Falk, B. Oded Bar-Or: Science and Beyond. In: T. Jurimae, N. Armstrong, J. Jurimae (Eds.): Children and Exercise XXIV. The proceedings of the 24th Pediatric Work Physiology Meeting. London, Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2009, pp. 9-16.
  2. Dotan, R., B. Falk:  The child vs. the adult: An anatomical, physiological, motor and mental comparison between prepubertal children and adults.  In Dotan, R. (Ed.), Preparation of young athletes to elite-level sport.  The Unit for Gifted Young Athletes, Wingate Institute, 1997.
  3. Falk, B.: Caffeine.  In M. Epstein and N. Constantini (Eds.), Nutritional Supplements.  Wingate Institute, Netanya, 1997, pp. 54-55.  (Hebrew)
  4. Falk, B.: Physiological characteristics and trainability of children and adolescents.  In The Science and Practice of Training Junior Kayak/Canoe Paddlers: Proceedings of the International Seminar on Kayak, November 17-19, 1994, Israel.
  5. Breslav, I., S. Epstein, B. Falk, Y. Karni, G. Tenenbaum, Y. Weinstein: Rating of perceived exertion and of dyspnea in a course of treadmill testing in athletes.  In G. Tenenbaum & T. Raz-Liebermann (Eds.),  Proceedings of the 2nd Maccabiah-Wingate International Congress on Sports and Coaching Sciences, Wingate Institute, Netanya, 1993, pp. 37-44.

 

a portrait of Bareket Falk
Bareket Falk

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