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Dr Oliver Gibson
Senior Lecturer in Exercise Physiology

James, CA., Willmott, AGB., Dhawan, A., Stewart, C. and Gibson, O. (2021) 'Increased air temperature decreases high-speed, but not total distance, in international field hockey'. Temperature, 0 (in press). pp. 1 - 16. ISSN: 2332-8940 Open Access Link

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Walter, E., Watt, PW., Gibson, OR., Willmott, AGB., Mitchell, D., Moreton, R. and et al. (2021) 'Exercise hyperthermia induces greater changes in gastrointestinal permeability than equivalent passive hyperthermia'. Physiological Reports, 9 (16). pp. 1 - 7. ISSN: 2051-817X Open Access Link

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Koch Esteves, N., Gibson, OR., Khir, AW. and González-Alonso, J. (2021) 'Regional thermal hyperemia in the human leg: Evidence of the importance of thermosensitive mechanisms in the control of the peripheral circulation'. Physiological Reports, 9 (15). pp. 1 - 18. ISSN: 2051-817X Open Access Link

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Waldock, KAM., Gibson, OR., Relf, RL., Eichhorn, G., Hayes, M., Watt, PW. and et al. (2021) 'Exercise heat acclimation and post-exercise hot water immersion improve resting and exercise responses to heat stress in the elderly'. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 0 (in press). pp. 774 - 780. ISSN: 1440-2440 Open Access Link

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James, CA., Gibson, O., Dhawan, A., Stewart, C. and Willmott, A. (2021) 'Volume and intensity of locomotor activity in international men’s field hockey matches over a two-year period'. Frontiers in Sports and Active Living, 0 (in press).Open Access Link

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Walter, E., Gibson, OR., Stacey, M., Hill, N., Parsons, IT. and Woods, D. (2021) 'Changes in gastrointestinal cell integrity after marathon running and exercise-associated collapse'. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 121 (4). pp. 1 - 9. ISSN: 1439-6319 Open Access Link

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Marshall, H., Gibson, OR., Romer, LM., Illidi, CR., Hull, JH. and Kippelen, P. (2020) 'Systemic but not local rehydration restores dehydration-induced changes in pulmonary function in healthy adults'. Journal of Applied Physiology, 130 (3). pp. 517 - 527. ISSN: 8750-7587 Open Access Link

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Walter, E. and Gibson, O. (2020) 'The efficacy of steroids in reducing morbidity and mortality from extreme hyperthermia and heatstroke – a systematic review'. Pharmacology Research & Perspectives, 8 (4). pp. e00626. ISSN: 2052-1707 Open Access Link

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Barwood, MJ., Gibson, OR., Gillis, JD., Jefferies, O., Morris, N., Pearce, J., et al. (2020) 'Menthol as an ergogenic aid for the Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games: an expert led consensus statement using the modified Delphi method'. Sports Medicine, 50 (10). pp. 1 - 26. ISSN: 0112-1642 Open Access Link

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Hunt, AP., Minett, GM., Gibson, OR., Kerr, GK. and Stewart, IB. (2020) 'Could Heat Therapy Be an Effective Treatment for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases? A Narrative Review'. Frontiers in Physiology, 10 (1556). pp. 1 - 14. ISSN: 1664-042X Open Access Link

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Walter, E. and Gibson, O. (2020) 'The efficacy of antibiotics in reducing morbidity and mortality from heatstroke – A systematic review'. Journal of Thermal Biology, 88. pp. 102509 - 102509. ISSN: 0306-4565 Open Access Link

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Gibson, O., James, C., Mee, J., Willmott, A., Turner, G., Hayes, M. and et al. (2019) 'Heat alleviation strategies for athletic performance: A review and practitioner guidelines'. Temperature, 7 (1). pp. 3 - 36. ISSN: 2332-8940 Open Access Link

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Willmott, A., Hayes, M., James, C., Gibson, O. and Maxwell, N. (2019) 'Heat acclimation attenuates the increased sensations of fatigue reported during acute exercise-heat stress'. Temperature, 7 (2). pp. 1 - 14. ISSN: 2332-8940 Open Access Link

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Gibson, O., Taylor, L., Watt, PW. and Maxwell, NS. (2019) 'Cross Adaptation - Heat and Cold Adaptation to Improve Physiological and Cellular Responses to Hypoxia'. Sports Medicine, 47 (9). pp. 1751 - 1768. ISSN: 1179-2035 Open Access Link

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Lee, B., Gibson, O., Thake, C., Tipton, M., Hawley, J. and Cotter, J. (2019) 'Editorial: Cross Adaptation and Cross Tolerance in Human Health and Disease'. Frontiers in Physiology, 10 (JAN). pp. 1827. ISSN: 1664-042X Open Access Link

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Gibson, O., Wrightson, J. and Hayes, M. (2018) 'Intermittent sprint performance in the heat is not altered by augmenting thermal perception via L-Menthol or Capsaicin mouth rinses'. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 119 (3). pp. 653 - 664. ISSN: 1439-6319 Open Access Link

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Willmott, AGB., Hayes, M., James, C., Dekerle, J., Gibson, O. and Maxwell, N. (2018) 'Once- and twice-daily heat acclimation confer similar heat adaptations, inflammatory responses and exercise tolerance improvements.'. Physiological Reports, 6 (24). pp. e13936 - e13936. ISSN: 2051-817X Open Access Link

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James, CA., Richardson, AJ., Willmott, AGB., Watt, PW., Gibson, OR. and Maxwell, NS. (2018) 'Short-term heat acclimation and precooling, independently and combined, improve 5 km running performance in the heat'. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 32 (5). pp. 1366 - 1375. ISSN: 1064-8011 Open Access Link

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Willmott, AGB., Gibson, O., James, CA., Hayes, M. and Maxwell, NS. (2018) 'Physiological and perceptual responses to exercising in restrictive heat loss attire with use of an upper-body sauna suit in temperate and hot conditions.'. Temperature, 5 (2). pp. 162 - 174. ISSN: 2332-8959 Open Access Link

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Barrington, JH., Chrismas, BCR., Gibson, O., Tuttle, JA., Pegrum, J., Govilkar, S., et al. (2017) 'Hypoxic Air Inhalation and Ischemia Interventions Both Elicit Preconditioning Which Attenuate Subsequent Cellular Stress In vivo Following Blood Flow Occlusion and Reperfusion'. Frontiers in Physiology, 8 (AUG). pp. 560. ISSN: 1664-042X Open Access Link

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Tuttle, JA., Chrismas, BCR., Gibson, O., Barrington, JH., Hughes, DC., Castle, PC., et al. (2017) 'The Hsp72 and Hsp90α mRNA responses to hot downhill running are reduced following a prior bout of hot downhill running, and occur concurrently within leukocytes and the vastus lateralis'. Frontiers in Physiology, 8 (JUL). pp. 473. ISSN: 1664-042X Open Access Link

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James, CA., Hayes, M., Willmott, AGB., Gibson, O., Flouris, A., Schlader, Z. and et al. (2017) 'Defining the determinants of endurance running performance in the heat'. Temperature, 4 (3). pp. 314 - 329. ISSN: 2332-8940 Open Access Link

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Relf, R., Willmott, A., Mee, J., Gibson, O., Saunders, A., Hayes, M. and et al. (2017) 'Females exposed to 24 h of sleep deprivation do not experience greater physiological strain, but do perceive heat illness symptoms more severely, during exercise-heat stress'. Journal of Sports Sciences, 36 (3). pp. 348 - 355. ISSN: 0264-0414 Open Access Link

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Willmott, AGB., Hayes, M., Waldock, KAM., Relf, RL., Watkins, ER., James, CA., et al. (2016) 'Short-term heat acclimation prior to a multi-day desert ultra-marathon improves physiological and psychological responses without compromising immune status'. Journal of Sports Sciences, 35 (22). pp. 2249 - 2256. ISSN: 0264-0414 Open Access Link

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James, CA., Richardson, AJ., Watt, PW., Willmott, AGB., Gibson, OR. and Maxwell, NS. (2016) 'Short term heat acclimation improves the determinants of endurance performance and 5,000 m running performance in the heat.'. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, 42 (3). pp. 285 - 294. ISSN: 1715-5312 Open Access Link

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Gibson, OR., Tuttle, JA., Watt, PW., Maxwell, NS. and Taylor, L. (2016) 'Hsp72 and Hsp90α mRNA transcription is characterised by large, sustained changes in core temperature during heat acclimation'. Cell Stress and Chaperones, 21 (6). pp. 1 - 15. ISSN: 1355-8145 Open Access Link

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Richardson, AJ., Relf, RL., Saunders, A. and Gibson, OR. (2016) 'Similar Inflammatory Responses following Sprint Interval Training Performed in Hypoxia and Normoxia'. Frontiers in Physiology, 7 (AUG).Open Access Link

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Mee, JA., Gibson, O., Tuttle, JA., Taylor, L., Watt, PW., Doust, J. and et al. (2016) 'Leukocyte Hsp72 mRNA transcription does not differ between males and females during heat acclimation'. Temperature, 3 (2). pp. 1 - 1. ISSN: 1608-3156 Open Access Link

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Gibson, OR., Willmott, AGB., James, C., Hayes, M. and Maxwell, NS. (2016) 'Power relative to body mass best predicts change in core temperature during exercise-heat stress'. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 31 (2). pp. 403 - 414. ISSN: 1064-8011 Open Access Link

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Turner, G., Gibson, OR., Watt, PW., Pringle, JSM., Richardson, AJ. and Maxwell, NS. (2016) 'The time course of endogenous erythropoietin, IL-6, and TNFα in response to acute hypoxic exposures'. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, 27 (7). pp. 714 - 723. ISSN: 0905-7188 Open Access Link

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Ruddock, AD., Thompson, SW., Hudson, SA., James, CA., Gibson, O. and Mee, JA. (2016) 'Combined active and passive heat exposure induced heat acclimation in a soccer referee before 2014 FIFA World Cup'. SpringerPlus, 5 (617). pp. 617. ISSN: 2193-1801 Open Access Link

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Taylor, L., Lee, BJ., Gibson, OR., Midgley, AW., Watt, P., Mauger, A. and et al. (2016) 'Effective microorganism – X attenuates circulating superoxide dismutase following an acute bout of intermittent running in hot, humid conditions'. Research in Sports Medicine, 24 (2). pp. 1 - 15. ISSN: 1543-8627 Open Access Link

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Willmott, AGB., Gibson, OR., Hayes, M. and Maxwell, NS. (2016) 'The effects of single versus twice daily short term heat acclimation on heat strain and 3000 m running performance in hot, humid conditions'. Journal of Thermal Biology, 56. pp. 59 - 67. ISSN: 0306-4565 Open Access Link

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Gibson, OR., Turner, G., Tuttle, JA., Taylor, L., Watt, PW. and Maxwell, NS. (2015) 'Heat acclimation attenuates physiological strain and the HSP72, but not HSP90 alpha, mRNA response to acute normobaric hypoxia'. JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY, 119 (8). pp. 889 - 899. ISSN: 8750-7587 Open Access Link

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Richardson, AJ. and Gibson, O. (2015) 'Simulated hypoxia does not further improve aerobic capacity during sprint interval training.'. The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, 55 (10). pp. 1099 - 1106. ISSN: 1827-1928

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Gibson, OR., Richardson, AJ., Hayes, M., Duncan, B. and Maxwell, NS. (2015) 'Prediction of Physiological Responses and Performance at Altitude Using the 6-Minute Walk Test in Normoxia and Hypoxia'. Wilderness and Environmental Medicine, 26 (2). pp. 205 - 210. ISSN: 1080-6032 Open Access Link

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Beale, L., Maxwell, NS., Gibson, OR., Twomey, R., Taylor, B. and Church, A. (2015) 'Oxygen Cost of Recreational Horse-Riding in Females'. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 12 (6). pp. 808 - 813. ISSN: 1543-3080 Open Access Link

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James, CA., Richardson, AJ., Watt, PW., Gibson, OR. and Maxwell, NS. (2015) 'Physiological responses to incremental exercise in the heat following internal and external precooling'. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 25 (S1). pp. 190 - 199. ISSN: 0905-7188 Open Access Link

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Gibson, OR., Mee, JA., Taylor, L., Tuttle, JA., Watt, PW. and Maxwell, NS. (2015) 'Isothermic and fixed-intensity heat acclimation methods elicit equal increases in Hsp72 mRNA'. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, 25 (S1). pp. 259 - 268. ISSN: 0905-7188 Open Access Link

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Mee, JA., Gibson, OR., Doust, J. and Maxwell, NS. (2015) 'A comparison of males and females' temporal patterning to short- and long-term heat acclimation'. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 25 (S1). pp. 250 - 258. ISSN: 0905-7188 Open Access Link

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Gibson, OR., Mee, JA., Tuttle, JA., Taylor, L., Watt, PW. and Maxwell, NS. (2015) 'Isothermic and fixed intensity heat acclimation methods induce similar heat adaptation following short and long-term timescales'. Journal of Thermal Biology, 49-50. pp. 55 - 65. ISSN: 0306-4565 Open Access Link

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Gibson, OR., Watt, PW. and Maxwell, NS. (2015) 'Prescribing workload administration to optimise isothermic heat acclimation'. Extreme Physiology & Medicine, 4 (Suppl 1). pp. A83 - A83. ISSN: 2046-7648 Open Access Link

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Turner, G., Gibson, OR. and Maxwell, NS. (2014) 'Simulated moderate hypoxia reduces intermittent sprint performance in games players'. The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness, 54 (5). pp. 566 - 574. ISSN: 0022-4707

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Richardson, AJ., Maxwell, NS., Hayes, M., Duncan, BJ. and Gibson, O. (2014) 'Learning through Adventure'. The Sport and Exercise Scientist, 41. pp. 18 - 18.

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Gibson, OR., Dennis, A., Parfitt, T., Taylor, L., Watt, PW. and Maxwell, NS. (2014) 'Extracellular Hsp72 concentration relates to a minimum endogenous criteria during acute exercise-heat exposure'. Cell Stress and Chaperones, 19 (3). pp. 389 - 400. ISSN: 1355-8145 Open Access Link

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