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RICHARD JOSEPH BLOOMER

Professor Chair

Health Sport Sciences

Office Location: 106 Fieldhouse

Phone: (901) 678-4165

Email: rbloomer@memphis.edu

  •  Gregory S & Bloomer RJ. The Daniel Cure: The Daniel Fast Way to Vibrant Health. Zondervan, 2013; Grand Rapids, Michigan. ISBN-13: 978-0310335658
  • Bloomer RJ, Farney TM, & McAllister MJ. An overview of carnitine. In. Bagchi D, Nair S, & Sen CH (Eds). Nutrition and enhanced sports performance. ISBN: 978-0-12-396454-029. Chapter 41: 405-413, July 2013. Elsevier Science. New York, NY.
  • Bloomer RJ. Oxidative Stress. In: Rippe JM (Ed). Encyclopedia of Lifestyle Medicine and Health. February 14, 2012. SAGE Publications. Thousand Oaks, CA. 
  • Bloomer RJ, Schilling BK, Hammond KG, Ledoux MS, & Pfeiffer RF. Effect of resistance exercise training on biomarkers of oxidative stress in men and women with Parkinson’s disease. In: Handbook on oxidative stress. Chapter 19: 469-478, 2012. Nova Science Publishers. New York, NY.

  • Bloomer RJ, Tucker PS, & Fisher-Wellman KH. Influence of aerobic exercise training on postprandial oxidative stress. In: Handbook on oxidative stress. Chapter 16: 431-444, 2012. Nova Science Publishers. New York, NY.

  • Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Oxidative stress and exercise in cardiopulmonary and metabolic disorders. In: Laher I (Ed).  Systems biology of free radicals and anti-oxidants. Springer-Verlag. Germany. In Press.
  • Bloomer RJ. Antioxidants and Exercise. In: Antonio J (Ed). Muscle, Appearance, and Performance-Enhancing Substances. In Press.
  • Bloomer RJ, Farney TM, & McAllister MJ. An overview of carnitine. In. Bagchi D, Nair S, & Sen CH (Eds). Nutrition and enhanced sports performance: recommendations for muscle building. Elsevier/Academic Press. In Press.
  • Bloomer RJ, McCarthy CG, & Farney TM. Minimizing postprandial oxidative stress in type 2 diabetes: The role of exercise and selected nutrients. In: Role of the Adipocyte in Development of Type 2 Diabetes. 321-372, 2011. InTech Publishers. Rijeka, Croatia.

  • Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Impact of vitamin C on exercise-induced oxidative stress and tissue injury. In: Mayer JT (Ed). Encyclopedia of Vitamin Research. 133-174, 2011. Nova Science Publishers. New York, NY.
  • Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Impact of vitamin C on exercise-induced oxidative stress and tissue injury. In: Kucharski H and Zajac J (Ed). Handbook of Vitamin C Research: Daily Requirements, Dietary Sources and Adverse Effects. 1-43, 2009. Nova Science Publishers. New York, NY.

  • Bloomer RJ. Effect of exercise on oxidative stress biomarkers. In: Makowski GS (Ed). Advances in Clinical Chemistry. 46: 1-50, 2008. Elsevier Science. New York, NY.   

  • Bloomer RJ, & Farney TM. Acute plasma volume change with high intensity sprint exercise. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 27(10): 2874-8, 2013.
  • Bloomer RJ, Farney TM, Harvey IC, & Alleman RJ Jr. Safety profile of caffeine and 1,3-dimethylamylamine supplementation in healthy men. Human and Experimental Toxicology. 32(11): 1126-1136, 2013.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Lee SR. Women experience lower postprandial oxidative stress compared to men. SpringerPlus. 2:553; October 22, 2013.
  • Schilling BK, Hammond KG, Bloomer RJ, Presley CS, & Yates CR. Pharmacokinetic and physiological effects of oral DMAA administration. BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology. 14:52; October 4, 2013.
  • Lee SR, Schriefer JM, Gunnels TA, Harvey IC, & Bloomer RJ.  Acute oral intake of a higenamine-based dietary supplement increases circulating free fatty acids and energy expenditure in human subjects. Lipids in Health and Disease.12:148; October 21, 2013.
  • Bloomer RJ, Farney TM, McCarthy CG, & Lee SR. Cissus quadrangularis reduces joint pain in exercise trained men: A pilot study. The Physician and Sportsmedicine. 41(3): 29-35, 2013.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Farney TM. Plasma glycerol during the acute post-exercise recovery period: Influence of exercise intensity. Comparative Exercise Physiology. 9(2): 103-108, 2013.
  • Bloomer RJ, Trepanowski JF, & Farney TM. Influence of acute coffee consumption on postprandial oxidative stress. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights. 6: 35-42, 2013.
  • Alleman RJ, Harvey IC, Farney TM, & Bloomer RJ. Both a traditional and modified Daniel Fast improve the cardio-metabolic profile in men and women. Lipids in Health and Disease. 12:114, July 27, 2013.
  • McCarthy CG, Farney TM, Canale RE, Dessoulavy ME, & Bloomer RJ. High fat feeding, but not strenuous exercise, increases blood oxidative stress in trained men. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism. 38(1): 33-41, 2013
  • Farney TM, McCarthy CG, Canale RE, Schilling BK, Whitehead PN, & Bloomer RJ. Absence of blood oxidative stress in trained men following strenuous exercise. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 44(10):1855-63, 2012.
  • Kalman DS, Feldman S, Scheinberg AR, Kreiger DR, & Bloomer RJ. Influence of methylsulfonylmethane on markers of exercise recovery and performance in healthy men: a pilot study. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. 9:46, September 26, 2012.
  • Block-Abraham DM, Ke RW, & Bloomer RJ. Impact of serum estradiol on biomarkers of oxidative stress in polycystic ovary syndrome and ovulatory women. Clinical Medicine Insights: Women’s Health. 5 45–51, 2012.
  • Bloomer RJ, Canale RE, McCarthy CG, & Farney TM. Impact of oral ubiquinol on blood oxidative stress and exercise performance. Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. 2012: article ID 465020.
  • Horohov DW, Sinatra ST, Chopra RK, Jankowitz S, & Bloomer RJ. The effect of exercise and nutritional supplementation on pro-inflammatory cytokine expression in young racehorses during training. Journal of Equine Veterinary Science. Online May 10, 2012.
  • McCarthy CG, Alleman RJ, Bell ZW, & Bloomer RJ. A dietary supplement containing Chlorophytum borivilianum and Velvet bean improves sleep quality in men and women. Integrative Medicine Insights. 7: 7-14, 2012.
  • Bloomer RJ, Alleman RJ Jr., Cantrell GS, Farney TM, & Schilling BK. Effects of 2 nitrooxy ethyl 2 amino 3 methylbutanoate gel on resistance exercise performance and blood nitrate/nitrite in resistance-trained men. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 26:6. 1680-1687, 2012.
  • Bloomer RJ, Trepanowski JF, Kabir MM, Alleman RJ Jr, & Dessoulavy ME. Impact of short-term dietary modification on postprandial oxidative stress. Nutrition Journal. 11:16, March 20, 2012.
  • Whitehead PN, Schilling BK, Farney TM, & Bloomer RJ. Impact of a dietary supplement containing 1,3-dimethylamylamine on blood pressure and bloodborne markers of health: a 10-week intervention study. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights. 5: 33-39, 2012.
  • Kalman DS, Feldman  S, Krieger DR, & Bloomer RJ. Comparison of coconut water and a carbohydrate-electrolyte sport drink on measures of hydration and physical performance in exercise-trained men. Journal of the International Society of Sport Nutrition. 9:1, January 18, 2012.
  • Farney TM, McCarthy CG, Canale RE, & Bloomer RJ. Hemodynamic and hematologic profile of healthy adults ingesting dietary supplements containing 1,3-dimethylamylamine and caffeine. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights. 5: 1-12, 2012.
  • McCarthy CG, Canale RE, Alleman RJ Jr, Bloomer RJ. Biochemical and anthropometric effects of a weight loss dietary supplement in healthy men and women. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights. 5:13-22, 2012.
  • McCarthy CG, Farney TM, Canale RE, Alleman RJ, & Bloomer RJ. A finished dietary supplement stimulates lipolysis and metabolic rate in healthy men and women. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights. 5:23-31, 2012.
  •  Leelarungrayub D, Ketsuwan N, Pothongsunun P, Klaphajone J, & Bloomer RJ. Effects of N-acetylcysteine on oxidative stress, interleukin-2, and running time in sedentary men. Gazzetta Medica Italiana Archivio per le Scienze Mediche. 170(4):239-50, 2011.
  • Trepanowski JF, Farney TM, McCarthy CG, Schilling BK, Craig SA, & Bloomer RJ. The effects of chronic betaine supplementation on exercise performance, skeletal muscle oxygen saturation, and associated biochemical parameters in resistance-trained men. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 25(12): 3461-3471, 2011.
  • James JE, Bloomer RJ, Cox G, Davis JK, Desbrow B, & Graham T. Caffeine and physical performance: roundtable discussion. Journal of Caffeine Research. 1(3): 145-151, 2011.
  • Bloomer RJ, Harvey IC, Farney TM, Bell ZW, Canale RE. Hemodynamic effects of 1,3-dimethylamylamine and caffeine alone or in combination in healthy men and women. The Physician and Sportsmedicine. 39(3): 111-120, 2011. 
  • Alleman RJ Jr, & Bloomer RJ. Hormonal response to lipid and carbohydrate meals during the acute postprandial period. Journal of the International Society of Sport Nutrition. 8:19, November 11, 2011.
  • Bloomer RJ, McCarthy CG, Farney TM, & Harvey IC. Effect of caffeine and 1,3-dimethylamylamine on exercise performance and blood markers of lipolysis and oxidative stress in trained men and women. Journal of Caffeine Research. 1(3): 169-177, 2011.
  • de Souza Junior TP, Willardson JM, Fleck SJ, de Salles BF, de Oliveira PR, Simão R, & Bloomer RJ. Strength and hypertrophy responses to constant and decreasing rest intervals in trained men using creatine supplementation. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. 8:17, October 27, 2011.
  • Trepanowski JF, Canale RE, Marshall KE, Kabir MM, & Bloomer RJ. Impact of caloric and dietary restriction regimens on markers of health and longevity in humans and animals: A summary of available findings. Nutrition Journal. 10:107, October 7, 2011.
  • Canale RE, Farney TM, McCarthy CG, & Bloomer RJ. A blend of Phellodendron and Crape Myrtle improves glucose tolerance in exercise-trained men. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights. 4: 39-47, 2011.  
  • Bloomer RJ, Kabir MM, Trepanowski JF, Canale RE, & Farney TM. A 21 day Daniel Fast improves selected biomarkers of antioxidant status and oxidative stress in men and women. Nutrition and Metabolism. 8:17, March 18, 2011.
  • El Abed K, Rebai H, Bloomer RJ, Trabelsi K, Hakim A, Sahnoun  Z, Masmoudi L, Zbidi A, & Tabka Z. Antioxidant status and oxidative stress at rest and in response to acute exercise in judokas and sedentary men. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 25(9):2400-2409, 2011.
  • Alleman RJ Jr, Canale RE, McCarthy CG, & Bloomer RJ. A blend of Chlorophytum borivilianum and Velvet bean increases serum growth hormone in exercise-trained men. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights. 4: 55-63, 2011.
  • Bloomer RJ, Canale RE, & Pischel I. Effect of an aqueous Russian Tarragon extract on glucose tolerance in response to an oral dextrose load in non-diabetic men. Nutrition and Dietary Supplements. 3: 43-49, 2011.
  • Bell ZW, Canale RE, & Bloomer RJ. A dual investigation of the effect of dietary supplementation with licorice flavonoid oil on anthropometric and biochemical markers of health and adiposity. Lipids in Health and Disease. 10:29, February 10, 2011.
  • Bloomer RJ, Farney TM, Trepanowski JF, McCarthy CG, & Canale RE. Effect of betaine supplementation on plasma nitrate/nitrite in exercise-trained men. Journal of the International Society of Sport Nutrition. 8:5, March 18, 2011.
  • Leelarungrayub D, Saidee K, Pothongsunan P, & Bloomer RJ. Six weeks of aerobic dance exercise improves blood oxidative stress status and increases interleukin-2 in previously sedentary women. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies. 15: 355-362, 2011.  
  • Trepanowski JF, & Bloomer RJ. The impact of religious fasting on human health. Nutrition Journal. 9:57, November 22, 2010.
  • Bloomer RJ, Williams SA, Canale RE, Farney TM, & Kabir MM. Acute effect of nitric oxide supplement on blood nitrate/nitrite and hemodynamic variables in resistance trained men. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 24(10): 2587-2592, 2010.
  • Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Exacerbated postprandial oxidative stress induced by a lipid meal compared to isoenergetically administered carbohydrate, protein and mixed meals. Journal of the American College of Nutrition. 29(4): 373-381, 2010.
  • Bloomer RJ, Canale RE, Blankenship MM, & Fisher-Wellman FH. Effect of Ambrotose AO® on resting and exercise-induced antioxidant capacity and oxidative stress in healthy adults. Nutrition Journal. 9:49, November 1, 2010.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Fisher-Wellman KH. Lower postprandial oxidative stress in women compared to men. Gender Medicine. 7(4): 340-349, 2010.
  • Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Lack of effect of a high-calorie dextrose or maltodextrin meal on postprandial oxidative stress in healthy young men. International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism. 20: 393-400, 2010.
  • Bloomer RJ, Kabir MM, Canale RE, Trepanowski JF, Marshall KE, Farney TM, & Hammond KG. Effect of a 21 day Daniel Fast on metabolic and cardiovascular disease risk factors in men and women. Lipids in Health and Disease. 9:94, September 3, 2010.
  • Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ.  Impact of vitamin C on exercise-induced oxidative stress and tissue injury. International Journal of Medical and Biological Frontiers. 16(5/6): 569-622, 2010. 
  • Bloomer RJ, Kabir MM, Marshall KE, Canale RE, & Farney TM. Postprandial oxidative stress in response to dextrose and lipid meals of differing size. Lipids in Health and Disease. 9:79, July 27, 2010.
  • Bloomer RJ, Canale RE, Shastri S, & Suvarnapathki S. Effect of oral intake of capsaicinoid beadlets on catecholamine secretion and blood markers of lipolysis in healthy adults: A randomized, placebo controlled, double-blind, cross-over study. Lipids in Health and Disease. 9:72, July 15, 2010.
  • Bloomer RJ, Smith WA, & Fisher-Wellman KH. Oxidative stress in response to forearm ischemia-reperfusion with and without carnitine administration. The International Journal for Vitamin and Nutrition Research. 80(1):12-23, 2010.
  • Leelarungrayub D, Pathanapone S, Pothongsunan P, Sribunlerg T, Yanki A, & Bloomer RJ. The effects of Vernonia Cinerea Less. and strenuous exercise on oxidative stress and beta-endorphin concentration: Relevance to smoking cessation. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. 7:21, May 26, 2010.
  • Bloomer RJ, Farney TM, Trepanowski JF, McCarthy CG, Canale RE, & Schilling BK. Comparison of pre-workout nitric oxide stimulating dietary supplements on skeletal muscle oxygen saturation, blood nitrate/nitrite, lipid peroxidation, and exercise performance in resistance trained men. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. 7:16, May 6, 2010.
  • Bell HK, & Bloomer RJ. Impact of serum estradiol on postprandial lipemia, oxidative stress, and inflammation across a single menstrual cycle. Gender Medicine. 7(2):166-178, 2010.
  • Bloomer RJ, Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bell HK. The effect of long-term, high volume aerobic exercise training on postprandial lipemia and oxidative stress. Physician and Sportsmedicine. 38(1): 64-71, 2010.
  • Bloomer RJ. Nitric oxide supplements for sports. Strength and Conditioning Journal. 32(2): 14-20, 2010.
  • Schilling BK, Pfeiffer RF, LeDoux MS, Karlage RE, Bloomer RJ, Falvo MJ. Effects of moderate volume, high-load lower-body resistance training on strength and function in persons with Parkinson disease: A pilot study. Parkinson’s Disease. 10 (Article ID 824734): 1-6, 2010.
  • Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Macronutrient specific postprandial oxidative stress: Relevance to the development of insulin resistance. Current Diabetes Reviews. 5(4): 228-38, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, Tschume LC, & Smith WA. Glycine propionyl-L-carnitine modulates lipid peroxidation and nitric oxide in human subjects. The International Journal for Vitamin and Nutrition Research. 79(3): 131-141, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, Ferebee DE, Fisher-Wellman KH, Quindry JC, & Schilling BK. Postprandial oxidative stress: Influence of sex and exercise training status. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 41(12): 2111-2119, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, Cole B, & Fisher-Wellman KH. Racial differences in postprandial oxidative stress with and without acute exercise. International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism.19(5):457-72, 2009.
  • Leelarungrayub D, Sawattikanon N, Klaphajone J, Pothongsunan P, Bloomer RJ. Coenzyme Q10 supplementation decreases oxidative stress and improves physical performance in young swimmers: a pilot study. The Open Sports Medicine Journal. 3: 80-87, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, Larson DE, Fisher-Wellman KH, Galpin AJ, & Schilling BK. Effect of eicosapentaenoic and docosahexaenoic acid on resting and exercise-induced inflammatory and oxidative stress biomarkers: A randomized, placebo controlled, cross-over study. Lipids in Health and Disease. 8(36), August 19, 2009.  
  • Bloomer RJ, Canale RE, Blankenship MM, Hammond KG, Fisher-Wellman KH, Schilling BK. Effect of the dietary supplement Meltdown® on catecholamine secretion, markers of lipolysis, and metabolic rate in men and women: A randomized, placebo controlled, cross-over study. Lipids in Health and Disease. 8(32), August 5, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, Canale RE, & Fisher-Wellman KH. The potential role of capsaicinoids in weight management. AgroFOOD industry hi-tech. 20(4): 33-35, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Cole BJ. Relationship between blood lactate and oxidative stress biomarkers following acute exercise. The Open Sports Medicine Journal. 3: 39-43, 2009.
  • Melton CE, Tucker PS, Fisher-Wellman KH, Bell HK, Schilling BK, & Bloomer RJ. Acute exercise does not attenuate postprandial oxidative stress in pre-diabetic women. The Physician and Sportsmedicine. 37(1): 27-36, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Smith WA. Oxidative stress in response to aerobic and anaerobic power testing: Influence of exercise training and carnitine supplementation. Research in Sports Medicine: An International Journal. 17: 1-16, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ. Nitric Oxide Stimulating Dietary Supplements: Where is the Evidence? AgroFOOD industry hi-tech. 20(1): 40-42, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Fisher-Wellman KH. The role of exercise in minimizing postprandial oxidative stress in cigarette smokers. Nicotine and Tobacco Research. 11(1): 3-11, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Fisher-Wellman KH. Postprandial oxidative stress in exercise trained and sedentary cigarette smokers. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 6:579-591, 2009.
  • Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Acute exercise and oxidative stress: A 30 year history. Dynamic Medicine. 8:1, Jan 13, 2009.
  • Fisher-Wellman KH, Bell HK, & Bloomer RJ. Oxidative stress and antioxidant defense mechanisms linked to exercise during cardiopulmonary and metabolic disorders. Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. 2:1: 43-51, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Fisher-Wellman KH. Systemic oxidative stress is increased to a greater degree in young, obese women following consumption of a high fat meal. Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. 2:1: 19-25, 2009.
  • Falvo MJ, Schilling BK, Bloomer RJ, Smith WA. Repeated bout effect is absent in resistance trained men: An electromyographic analysis. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. Dec;19(6):e529-35, 2009.
  • Bloomer RJ, Fisher-Wellman KH, Hammond KG, Schilling BK, Weber AA, & Cole BJ. Dietary supplement increases plasma norepinephrine, lipolysis, and metabolic rate in resistance trained men. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. 6:4, Jan 28, 2009.  
  • Bloomer RJ, Fisher-Wellman KH, & Tucker PS. Effect of oral acetyl L-carnitine arginate on resting and postprandial blood biomarkers in pre-diabetics. Nutrition and Metabolism. 6:25, June 2, 2009.

  • Bloomer RJ, & Fisher-Wellman KH. Blood oxidative stress biomarkers: Influence of sex, exercise training status, and dietary intake. Gender Medicine, 5: 218-228, 2008.
  • Tucker PS, Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Can exercise minimize postprandial oxidative stress in patients with type 2 diabetes? Current Diabetes Reviews, 4: 309-319, 2008.
  • Bloomer RJ, Schilling BK, Karlage RE, Ledoux MS, Pfeiffer RF, Falvo MJ, & Callegari J. Effect of resistance training on blood oxidative stress in Parkinson’s disease. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 40(8): 1385-1389, 2008.
  • Bloomer RJ, Solis AD, Fisher-Wellman KH, & Smith WA. Postprandial oxidative stress is exacerbated in cigarette smokers. British Journal of Nutrition, 99: 1055-1060, 2008.
  • Smith WA, Fry AC, Tschume LC, & Bloomer RJ. Effect of glycine propionyl-L-carnitine on aerobic and anaerobic exercise performance. International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism, 18: 19-36, 2008.  
  • Bloomer RJ, Falvo MJ, Schilling BK, & Smith WA. Prior exercise and antioxidant supplementation: Effect on oxidative stress and muscle injury. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, 4: 9, Oct 3, 2007.
  • Goldfarb AH, McKenzie MJ, & Bloomer RJ. Gender comparisons of exercise-induced oxidative stress: influence of antioxidant supplementation. Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism, 32: 1124-1131, 2007.
  • Bloomer RJ, Smith WA, & Fisher-Wellman, KH. Glycine propionyl-L-carnitine increases plasma nitrate/nitrite in resistance trained men. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, 4: 22, Dec 3, 2007.
  • Bloomer RJ. Decreased blood antioxidant capacity and increased lipid peroxidation in young cigarette smokers compared to nonsmokers: Impact of dietary intake. Nutrition Journal, 6:39, Nov 8, 2007.
  • Bloomer RJ. The role of nutritional supplements in the prevention and treatment of resistance exercise-induced skeletal muscle injury. Sports Medicine, 37(6): 519-532, 2007.
  • Bloomer RJ, Creasy AK, & Smith WA. Physical work-induced oxidative stress is exacerbated in young cigarette smokers. Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 9(2): 205-211, 2007.
  • Bloomer RJ, Davis PG, Wideman L, & Consitt LA. Plasma protein carbonyl response to increasing exercise duration in aerobically trained men and women. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 28: 21-25, 2007.
  • Consitt LA, Bloomer RJ, & Wideman L. The effect of exercise type on immunofunctional and traditional growth hormone. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 100(3): 321-330, 2007.
  • Bloomer RJ, Fry AC, Falvo MJ, & Moore CA. Protein carbonyls are acutely elevated following single set anaerobic exercise in resistance trained men. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 10(6): 411-417, 2007.
  • Falvo MJ, Schilling BK, Bloomer RJ, Smith WA, & Creasy AK. Efficacy of prior eccentric exercise in attenuating impaired exercise performance after muscle injury in resistance trained men. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 21(4): 1053-1060, 2007.
  • Bloomer RJ, Falvo MJ, Fry AC, Schilling BK, Smith WA, & Moore CA. Oxidative stress response in trained men following repeated squats or sprints. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(8): 1436-1442, 2006. 
  • Bloomer RJ, Goldfarb AH, & McKenzie M. Oxidative stress response to aerobic exercise: Comparison of antioxidant supplements. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(6): 1098-1105, 2006. 
  • Fry AC, Bloomer RJ, Falvo MJ, Moore CA, Schilling BK, & Weiss LW. Effect of a liquid multi-vitamin/mineral supplement on anaerobic exercise performance. Research in Sports Medicine: An International Journal, 14(1):53-64, 2006.
  • Falvo MJ, & Bloomer RJ. Review of exercise-induced muscle injury: Relevance for athletic populations. Research in Sports Medicine: An International Journal, 14(1):65-82, 2006.
  • Wideman L, Consitt L, Patrie J, Swearingin B, Bloomer R, Davis P, & Weltman A. The impact of gender and exercise duration on growth hormone secretion. Journal of Applied Physiology, 101:1641-1647, 2006
  • Bloomer RJ, Goldfarb AH, Wideman L, McKenzie MJ, & Consitt LA. Effects of acute aerobic and anaerobic exercise on blood markers of oxidative stress. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 19(2):276-285, 2005.
  • Bloomer RJ, Fry A, Schilling BK, Chiu L, Hori N, & Weiss L. Astaxanthin supplementation does not attenuate markers of muscle injury following eccentric exercise in resistance trained men. International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism, 15: 401-412, 2005.
  • Goldfarb AH, Bloomer RJ, & McKenzie MJ. Combined antioxidant treatment effects on blood oxidative stress after eccentric exercise. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37(2): 234-239, 2005.

  • Bloomer RJ. Energy cost of moderate duration resistance and aerobic exercise. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 19(4): 878-882, 2005.
  • You T, Goldfarb AH, Bloomer RJ, Nguyen L, Sha X, & McKenzie MJ. Oxidative stress response in normal and antioxidant supplemented rats to a downhill run: Changes in blood and skeletal muscles. Canadian Journal of Applied Physiology, 39(6): 677-689, 2005.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Goldfarb AH. Anaerobic exercise and oxidative stress: A review. Canadian Journal of Applied Physiology, 29(3): 245-263, 2004.
  • Bloomer RJ, Goldfarb AH, McKenzie M, You T, & Nguyen L. Effects of antioxidant therapy in women exposed to eccentric exercise. International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism, 14: 377-388, 2004.
  • Goldfarb AH, Bloomer RJ, & McKenzie MJ. Effect of Microhydrin® on blood lactate, protein carbonyls, and glutathione status in rats before and after aerobic exercise. International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism, 14: 550-559, 2004.
  • Bloomer RJ. Does resistance training stimulate cardiac muscle hypertrophy? Strength and Conditioning Journal, 25(2): 7-15, 2003.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Goldfarb AH. Can nutritional supplements reduce exercise-induced skeletal muscle damage? Strength and Conditioning Journal, 25(5): 30-37, 2003.
  • Bloomer RJ, Sforzo GA, & Keller BA. Effects of meal form and composition on plasma testosterone, cortisol, and insulin following resistance exercise. International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism, 10(4): 415-424, 2000.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Ives JC. Varying neural and hypertrophic influences in a strength program. Strength and Conditioning Journal, 22(2): 30-35, 2000.
  • Georgiades A, Sherwood A, Gullette E, Babyak M, Hinderliter A, Waugh R, Tweedy D, Craighead L, Bloomer R, & Blumenthal JA. Effects of exercise and weight loss on mental stress-induced cardiovascular responses in individuals with high blood pressure. Hypertension, 36(2): 171-176, 2000.


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