Notes on Protein
-Pertaining to this study, Akt phosphorylation, commonly known
as protein kinase B, plays a role in multiple cellular processes in
particular glucose metabolism.
Catabolism is the metabolic breakdown of complex molecules
into smaller comp
Effects of Pre-Exhaust Training
Pre-exhaust training is a method of training that bodybuilders utilize to maximize their
muscular hypertrophic gains. Muscle tension, muscle damage, and metabolic stress are
September 24, 2014
Key Factors Affecting Standing Balance
One of the most important components of our daily lives is physical activity, and the role
of the maintenance of balance while we perform these activities is often overlooked. The s
September 24, 2014
How to Evaluate
Ultimate Goal of KIN 373
To provide you with the knowledge and skills to be able to
read and evaluate research in Kinesiology/Health
To give students an opportunity to demonstrate their
knowledge and skills
KIN 373 Lecture 2
- sitting at your desk
- pulling out how they write
- cause and effect in title sitting at your desk can kill you
- cause and effect versus it is a risk factor for
- not reporting non-significant data (i.e.
What role does research play in your life?
Why should you care about research?
Last time you participated in a study?
Last time you took a survey?
Does research matter for your future?
Research in Kinesiol
KIN 373 Chapter 1
Introduction to Research in Physical Activity
Five characteristics of research:
1. Systematic: problem solving is accomplished through the identification and
labelling or variables and is followed by the design of research that tests the
With the Figures provided in the study, one could distinguish the
differences between MILK and CON at all the measurements taken, and
infer a general relationship to indicate which beverage has the greater impact
on endurance recovery. For inst
As seen in the Abstract, they have identified the experiments control
variable as a non- protein, isocaloric carbohydrate beverage (CON) and that
there testing variable in comparison is fat-free chocolate milk (MILK).
However the dependent var
Assignment 2: Identify an Area of Research
The area of interest I have selected is discovering the relationship between obesity and
Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in Canadians and the use of physical activity/lifestyle
intervention as a treatme
The research question for my area of interest is determining how useful of a
treatment is physical activity paired with psychotherapy on alleviating symptoms of
major depressive episodes in obese Canadians. In other words, the purpose of this study
My area of interest entails the environmental impact of sporting
events, such as stadiums and fields. As a volunteer for the
Vancouver Whitecaps FC I am amazed by the amount of waste
generated and left behind among the stands. The amount of trash
Retrofitting refers to improvements on older systems through the
addition of new technology o features- in our case with energy
Recycling involves creating something new from something used.
Energy Conservation occurs through using les
KIN 373 Assignment 1: Reading Research
The study, Chocolate Milk and Endurance Exercise Recovery: Protein Balance,
Glycogen, and Performance, does satisfy both the requirements of the scientific method and
as well meets the five characteristics of rese
Research in Kinesiology
January 12th, 2016
Topics to Cover for Today
1. Assignment 1 Example
2. Science and Research in Kinesiology
3. Dimensions of Research
1. What is critical analysis?
2. Assignment 1 Topic