Sports Medicine

West Chester University

Carolyn Jimenez, Ph.D., ATC
216 Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-3293



Student Research

Current Research:

Blahaus A.

The Effects of Individual Sodium and Fluid Replacement on Fluid and Electrolyte Balance After Exercise Induced Dehydration in Collegiate Football Players

Courtney K.     

The Physical and Mental Effects of a Competitive High School Wrestling Season

Keene K.          

Effect of Foot Type and Rigidity on Landing Mechanics and Tibial Rotation in an Athletic Population

Miller, M.         

The Effects of Individual Sodium and Fluid Replacement on Ratings of  Thermal Sensations, Mood, Thirst, Palatability and Fullness After Exercise Induced Dehydration in Collegiate Football Players

Newsome, M.   

Effects of Complete Sodium and Fluid Volume Replacement Following Acute Exercise-Induced Dehydration on Football Specific Exercise

Shah, P.            

A Comparison of Regional Sweat Electrolyte Concentrations in Collegiate Football Players

 Lab

Previously Completed Research:

Caulfield, H.    

The Efficacy of four different Replacement Treatments on Fluid and Electrolyte Balance after exercise Associated Dehydration

 

McGuigan, C.

Effects of Intravenous Cold Saline on Core Temperature in Hyperthermic Collegiate Football Players

 

Murphy, J.

Adherence to Sports Injury Rehabilitation and Protection Motivation Theory

 

Van Lier, T.

The Effects of Massage and Graston Technique on Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness

 

McCann, J        

Blood Lactate Responses to Cold Water Immersion and Biking compared to Controls in Professional Ice Hockey Players after High Intensity Skating

 

Scullin, G         

Cooling Rates in Exercise Induced Hyperthermic Football Players and Cross Country Runners Using Cold Water Immersion

 

Marcinek, T      

Serum Creatine Kinase Levels in NCAA Football Players During Preseason Now That an Acclimatization Time Period is Mandated

 

Kopec, J           

Racial Differences in Sweat Sodium Concentration and Gross Sodium Losses in Professional and Collegiate Football Players During Practices in a Hot and Humid Environment

 

Bertini, T          

Differences in Sweat Sodium Concentration in Professional Ice Hockey Players When Exercising in Two Different Environmental Conditions