RESEARCH

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Scholarly Journals - Accepted

  • Sirichotirtina, M, Petrosky, JS, Berk, L 2008  Development of a method for assessing strength in extensor digitorum brevis   J Inves. Med 57;167 ( 0/2008 - 0/2009 )
  • Petrofsky JS,  Batt J, Berk L, Collins K,  Yang T,  LeMoine M,  Bains G,  Gunda S, Raju C, Vanarasa D, Kim Y, Beard C, Broussard K, Christensen J,  Ellstrom C, George G, Holland M, Vallabhaneni P, Brown J.  (2009) The effect of an aerobic dance and diet program on cardiovascular fitness, body composition, and weight loss in women.   J Appl Res Clin Exp Ther   8;179-188 ( 0/2008 - 0/2009 )
  • Petrofsky, JS, Bains, G., Prowse, M., Gunda, S.,  Berk, L.,  Chinna, R., Ethiraju, G., Vanarasa, D., Madani, P  (2009)  Dry Heat, Moist Heat, and Body Fat: are heating modalities really effective in people who are overweight?  J Med Eng Technol. J Med Eng Technol.2009;33(5):361-9 ( 0/2008 - 0/2009 )
  • Petrofsky, JS, Bains, G., Prowse, M., Gunda, S.,  Berk, L.,  Chinna, R., Ethiraju, G., Vanarasa, D., Madani, P  (2009)  Does Skin Moisture Influence The Blood Flow Response To Local Heat?  A reevaluation of the Pennes Model.  J Med Eng Technol. 2009 May 29:1-6. [Epub ahead of print] ( 0/2008 - 0/2009 )
  • Stanley A Tan, Linda G Tan, Sharon T Lukman, Lee S Berk. Humor-associated mirthful laughter, as an adjunct therapy in cardiac rehabilitation, attenuates catecholamines and myocardial infarction recurrence.  Adv Mind Body Med Winter 2007/2008 Vol. 22 No.3/4 8-12. ( 0/2007 - 0/2009 )
  • Berk, L.S. The impact of recreational music-making for long-term care workers. Adv Mind Body Med. 2003 Fall-Winter;19(3-4):16.  PMID: 14686267 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] ( 0/2002 - 0/2004 )
  • Tanner, M.A., Berk, L.S., Felten, D.L., Blidy, A.D., Somaya, B.L., and Ruff, D.W., Substantial Changes in Gene Expression Level Due to the Storage Temperature and Storage Duration of Human Whole Blood. Clin. Lab. Haem. 24,337-341, 2002. ( 0/2001 - 0/2003 )
  • Berk, L.S., David L. Felten, Stanley A. Tan, Barry B. Bittman, and James Westengard, MODULATION OF NEUROIMMUNE PARAMETERES DURING THE EUSTRESS OF HUMOR ASSOCIATED MIRTHFUL LAUGHTER. J. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2001, p62-76 ( 0/2000 - 0/2002 )
  • Barry B. Bittman, Berk, L.S., David L. Felten, James Westengard, O. Carl Simonton, James Pappas, and Melissa Ninehouser. Composite Effects of Group Drumming Music Therapy on Modulation of Neuroendocrine-Immune Parameters in Normal Subjects, J. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2001, p38-47. ( 0/2000 - 0/2002 )
  • Berk, L.S., D.C. Nieman, W.S. Youngberg, K. Arabatzis, M. Simpson‑Westerberg, J.E. Lee, S.A. Tan, and W.C. Eby.  The effect of long endurance running on natural killer cells in marathoners.  Med. Sci. Sports Exer.  20:207‑212, 1990. ( 0/1989 - 0/1991 )
  • Berk, L.S., Tan, S.A., Fry, W.F., Napier, B.J. et al.  Neuroendocrine and Stress Hormone Changes During Mirthful Laughter.  The Amer. J. Med. Sci. 298, No. 6, 390‑396, 1989. ( 0/1988 - 0/1990 )

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