Liverpool Skylilne

Sport and Exercise Sciences

Prof Constantinos Maganaris

Prof Constantinos Maganaris

Telephone: 0151 904 6261

Publications

Highlighted publications

Epro G, Mierau A, Doerner J, Luetkens JA, Scheef L, Kukuk GM, Boecker H, Maganaris CN, Brüggemann GP, Karamanidis K. 2017. The Achilles tendon is mechanosensitive in older adults: Adaptations following 14 weeks versus 1.5 years of cyclic strain exercise Journal of Experimental Biology, 220 :1008-1018 DOI Author Url Public Url

Callaghan MJ, Guney H, Reeves N, Bailey D, Doslikova K, Maganaris C, Hodgson R, Felson DT. 2016. A knee brace alters patella position in patellofemoral osteoarthritis: A study using weight bearing magnetic resonance imaging. Osteoarthritis and cartilage / OARS, Osteoarthritis Research Society, DOI Author Url Public Url

Brown SJ, Handsaker JC, Maganaris CN, Bowling FL, Boulton AJM, Reeves ND. 2016. Altered joint moment strategy during stair walking in diabetes patients with and without peripheral neuropathy Gait and Posture, 46 :188-193 DOI Author Url Public Url

Handsaker JC, Brown SJ, Bowling FL, Maganaris CN, Boulton AJM, Reeves ND. 2016. Resistance exercise training increases lower limb speed of strength generation during stair ascent and descent in people with diabetic peripheral neuropathy Diabetic Medicine, 33 :97-104 DOI Author Url Public Url

Buckley JG, Cooper G, Maganaris CN, Reeves ND. 2013. Is stair descent in the elderly associated with periods of high centre of mass downward accelerations? Experimental Gerontology, 48 :283-289 DOI Author Url

Di Giulio I, Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Loram ID. 2009. The proprioceptive and agonist roles of gastrocnemius, soleus and tibialis anterior muscles in maintaining human upright posture Journal of Physiology, 587 :2399-2416 DOI

Morse CI, Degens H, Seynnes OR, Maganaris CN, Jones DA. 2008. The acute effect of stretching on the passive stiffness of the human gastrocnemius muscle tendon unit. J Physiol, 586 :97-106 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Maganaris CN, Longo S, Narici MV. Differential adaptations to eccentric versus conventional resistance training in older humans. Exp Physiol, 94 :825-833 DOI Author Url

Petrovic M, Deschamps K, Verschueren SM, Bowling FL, Maganaris CN, Boulton AJ, Reeves ND. Is the metabolic cost of walking higher in people with diabetes? Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985), 120 :55-62 DOI Author Url Public Url

Meireles S, De Groote F, Reeves ND, Verschueren S, Maganaris C, Luyten F, Jonkers I. Knee contact forces are not altered in early knee osteoarthritis. Gait Posture, 45 :115-120 DOI Author Url Public Url

Journal article

Ackermans TMA, Francksen NC, Casana-Eslava R, Lees C, Baltzopoulos V, Lisboa PJG, Hollands MA, O'Brien TD, Maganaris CN. 2019. A novel multivariate approach for biomechanical profiling of stair negotiation EXPERIMENTAL GERONTOLOGY, 124 DOI Author Url Public Url

Foster RJ, Maganarisa CN, Reeves ND, Buckley JG. 2019. Centre of mass control is reduced in older people when descending stairs at an increased riser height GAIT & POSTURE, 73 :305-314 DOI Author Url Public Url

Kalkman BM, Holmes G, Bar-On L, Maganaris CN, Barton GJ, Bass A, Wright DM, Walton R, O'Brien TD. 2019. Resistance Training Combined With Stretching Increases Tendon Stiffness and Is More Effective Than Stretching Alone in Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Randomized Controlled Trial Frontiers in Pediatrics, 7 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Gavin JP, Reeves ND, Jones DA, Roys M, Buckley JG, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. 2019. Combined resistance and stretching exercise training benefits stair descent biomechanics in older adults Frontiers in Physiology, 10 DOI Author Url Public Url

Zügel M, Maganaris CN, Wilke J, Jurkat-Rott K, Klingler W, Wearing SC, Findley T, Barbe MF, Steinacker JM, Vleeming A, Bloch W, Schleip R, Hodges PW. 2018. Fascial tissue research in sports medicine: From molecules to tissue adaptation, injury and diagnostics: Consensus statement British Journal of Sports Medicine, 52 :1497 DOI Author Url Public Url

Petrovic M, Maganaris CN, Bowling FL, Boulton AJM, Reeves ND. 2018. Vertical displacement of the centre of mass during walking in people with diabetes and diabetic neuropathy does not explain their higher metabolic cost of walking Journal of Biomechanics, DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Holzer D, Epro G, McCrum C, Doerner J, Luetkens JA, Scheef L, Kukuk GM, Boecker H, Mierau A, Brüggemann GP, Maganaris CN, Karamanidis K. 2018. The role of muscle strength on tendon adaptability in old age European Journal of Applied Physiology, 118 :2269-2279 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Bar-On L, Kalkman BM, Cenni F, Schless S-H, Molenaers G, Maganaris CN, Bass A, Holmes G, Barton GJ, O'Brien TD, Desloovere K. 2018. The Relationship Between Medial Gastrocnemius Lengthening Properties and Stretch Reflexes in Cerebral Palsy Frontiers in Pediatrics, 6 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Kalkman BM, Bar-On L, Cenni F, Maganaris CN, Bass A, Holmes G, Desloovere K, Barton GJ, O'Brien TD. 2018. Muscle and tendon lengthening behaviour of the medial gastrocnemius during ankle joint rotation in children with cerebral palsy Experimental Physiology, DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

King SL, Underdown T, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. 2018. Alternate stair descent strategies for reducing joint moment demands in older individuals Journal of Biomechanics, 78 :126-133 DOI Author Url Public Url

Carruth H, Barton G, Trinca D, Holmes G, Bass A, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris C, O'Brien TD. 2018. P 065 - Influence of equinus correction on mechanical advantage of the plantarflexors during gait in children with cerebral palsy Gait and Posture, 65 :340-341 DOI Author Url

Kalkman BM, Bar-On L, Cenni F, Maganaris CN, Bass A, Holmes G, Desloovere K, Barton GJ, O'Brien TD. 2018. Medial gastrocnemius muscle stiffness cannot explain the increased ankle joint range of motion following passive stretching in children with cerebral palsy EXPERIMENTAL PHYSIOLOGY, 103 :350-357 DOI Author Url Public Url

Petrovic M, Maganaris CN, Deschamps K, Verschueren SM, Bowling FL, Boulton AJ, Reeves ND. 2018. Altered Achilles tendon function during walking in people with diabetic neuropathy: implications for metabolic energy saving. J Appl Physiol (1985), DOI Author Url Public Url

Bampouras TM, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. 2017. The role of agonist and antagonist muscles in explaining isometric knee extension torque variation with hip joint angle European Journal of Applied Physiology, 117 :2039-2045 DOI Author Url Public Url

Petrovic M, Deschamps K, Verschueren SM, Bowling FL, Maganaris CN, Boulton AJM, Reeves ND. 2017. Altered leverage around the ankle in people with diabetes: A natural strategy to modify the muscular contribution during walking? Gait and Posture, 57 :85-90 DOI Author Url Public Url

Bampouras TM, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. 2017. Interplay between body stabilisation and quadriceps muscle activation capacity. J Electromyogr Kinesiol, 34 :44-49 DOI Author Url Public Url

Epro G, Mierau A, Doerner J, Luetkens JA, Scheef L, Kukuk GM, Boecker H, Maganaris CN, Brüggemann GP, Karamanidis K. 2017. The Achilles tendon is mechanosensitive in older adults: Adaptations following 14 weeks versus 1.5 years of cyclic strain exercise Journal of Experimental Biology, 220 :1008-1018 DOI Author Url Public Url

Maganaris CN, Chatzistergos P, Reeves ND, Narici MV. 2017. Quantification of internal stress-strain fields in human tendon: Unraveling the mechanisms that underlie regional tendon adaptations and mal-adaptations to mechanical loading and the effectiveness of therapeutic eccentric exercise Frontiers in Physiology, 8 DOI Author Url Public Url

Callaghan MJ, Guney H, Reeves N, Bailey D, Doslikova K, Maganaris C, Hodgson R, Felson DT. 2016. A knee brace alters patella position in patellofemoral osteoarthritis: A study using weight bearing magnetic resonance imaging. Osteoarthritis and cartilage / OARS, Osteoarthritis Research Society, DOI Author Url Public Url

Brown SJ, Handsaker JC, Maganaris CN, Bowling FL, Boulton AJM, Reeves ND. 2016. Altered joint moment strategy during stair walking in diabetes patients with and without peripheral neuropathy Gait and Posture, 46 :188-193 DOI Author Url Public Url

Handsaker JC, Brown SJ, Bowling FL, Maganaris CN, Boulton AJM, Reeves ND. 2016. Resistance exercise training increases lower limb speed of strength generation during stair ascent and descent in people with diabetic peripheral neuropathy Diabetic Medicine, 33 :97-104 DOI Author Url Public Url

Telonio A, Blanchet S, Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Villeneuve S, McFadyen BJ. 2015. Corrigendum to "The division of visual attention affects the transition point from level walking to stair descent in healthy, active older adults" [Experimental Gerontology 50C (2014) 26-33] Experimental Gerontology, 61 :156 DOI Author Url

Telonio A, Blanchet S, Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Villeneuve S, McFadyen BJ. 2014. The division of visual attention affects the transition point from level walking to stair descent in healthy, active older adults Experimental Gerontology, 50 :26-33 DOI Author Url Public Url

Foster RJ, De Asha AR, Reeves ND, Maganaris CN, Buckley JG. 2014. Stair-specific algorithms for identification of touch-down and foot-off when descending or ascending a non-instrumented staircase Gait and Posture, 39 :816-821 DOI

Handsaker JC, Brown SJ, Bowling FL, Cooper G, Maganaris CN, Boulton AJM, Reeves ND. 2014. Contributory factors to unsteadiness during walking up and down stairs in patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathy Diabetes Care, 37 :3047-3053 DOI Author Url

Brown SJ, Handsaker JC, Bowling FL, Maganaris CN, Boulton AJM, Reeves ND. 2014. Do patients with diabetic neuropathy use a higher proportion of their maximum strength when walking? Journal of Biomechanics, 47 :3639-3644 DOI Author Url

Di Giulio I, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN, Loram ID. 2013. Human standing: Does the control strategy preprogram a rigid knee? Journal of Applied Physiology, 114 :1717-1729 DOI Author Url

Buckley JG, Cooper G, Maganaris CN, Reeves ND. 2013. Is stair descent in the elderly associated with periods of high centre of mass downward accelerations? Experimental Gerontology, 48 :283-289 DOI Author Url

O'Brien TD, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Jones DA, Maganaris CN. 2012. Commentary on child-adult differences in muscle activation - A review Pediatric Exercise Science, 24 :22-25 DOI Author Url

Tsaopoulos DE, Baltzopoulos V, Richards PJ, Maganaris CN. 2011. Mechanical correction of dynamometer moment for the effects of segment motion during isometric knee-extension tests Journal of Applied Physiology, 111 :68-74 DOI Author Url

O'Brien TD, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Jones DA, Maganaris CN. 2011. Quantification of human muscle specific tension in vivo: A methodologically challenging and some times impossible exercise Journal of Applied Physiology, 110 :1752-1753 DOI Author Url

Tolfrey K, Morse CI. 2011. Muscle size and strength Journal of Applied Physiology, 110 :1752 DOI Author Url

Atkinson RA, Srinivas-Shankar U, Roberts SA, Connolly MJ, Adams JE, Oldham JA, Wu FCW, Seynnes OR, Stewart CEH, Maganaris CN, Narici MV. 2010. Effects of testosterone on skeletal muscle architecture in intermediate-frail and frail elderly men Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 65 A :1215-1219 DOI

Csapo R, Maganaris CN, Seynnes OR, Narici MV. 2010. On muscle, tendon and high heels. J Exp Biol, 213 :2582-2588 DOI Author Url

Roig M, MacIntyre DL, Eng JJ, Narici MV, Maganaris CN, Reid WD. 2010. Preservation of eccentric strength in older adults: Evidence, mechanisms and implications for training and rehabilitation Experimental Gerontology, 45 :400-409 DOI Author Url

O'Brien TD, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Jones DA, Maganaris CN. 2010. Mechanical properties of the patellar tendon in adults and children. J Biomech, 43 :1190-1195 DOI Author Url

O'Brien TD, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Jones DA, Maganaris CN. 2010. In vivo measurements of muscle specific tension in adults and children Experimental Physiology, 95 :202-210 DOI Author Url

Di Giulio I, Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Loram ID. 2009. The proprioceptive and agonist roles of gastrocnemius, soleus and tibialis anterior muscles in maintaining human upright posture Journal of Physiology, 587 :2399-2416 DOI

Di Giulio I, Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Loram ID. 2009. The proprioceptive and agonist roles of gastrocnemius, soleus and tibialis anterior muscles in maintaining human upright posture. J Physiol, 587 :2399-2416 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Maganaris CN, Maffulli N, Rittweger J. 2009. Human patellar tendon stiffness is restored following graft harvest for anterior cruciate ligament surgery. J Biomech, 42 :797-803 DOI Author Url

Syrseloudis CE, Emiris IZ, Maganaris CN, Lilas TE. 2008. Design framework for a simple robotic ankle evaluation and rehabilitation device Proceedings of the 30th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBS'08 - "Personalized Healthcare through Technology", :4310-4313 DOI Author Url

Onambélé GL, Maganaris CN, Mian OS, Tam E, Rejc E, McEwan IM, Narici MV. 2008. Neuromuscular and balance responses to flywheel inertial versus weight training in older persons. J Biomech, 41 :3133-3138 DOI Author Url

Spanjaard M, Reeves ND, van Diee NJH, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. 2008. Gastrocnemius muscle fascicle behavior during stair negotiation in humans (vol 102, pg 1618, 2007) JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY, 104 :1857-1859 DOI Author Url

Spanjaard M, Reeves ND, Van Dieën JH, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. 2008. Lower-limb biomechanics during stair descent: Influence of step-height and body mass Journal of Experimental Biology, 211 :1368-1375 DOI

Pijnappels M, Reeves ND, Maganaris CN, van Dieën JH. 2008. Tripping without falling; lower limb strength, a limitation for balance recovery and a target for training in the elderly Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 18 :188-196 DOI Author Url

Morse CI, Tolfrey K, Thom JM, Vassilopoulos V, Maganaris CN, Narici MV. 2008. Gastrocnemius muscle specific force in boys and men Journal of Applied Physiology, 104 :469-474 DOI Author Url

Morse CI, Degens H, Seynnes OR, Maganaris CN, Jones DA. 2008. The acute effect of stretching on the passive stiffness of the human gastrocnemius muscle tendon unit. J Physiol, 586 :97-106 DOI Author Url

Magnusson SP, Narici MV, Maganaris CN, Kjaer M. 2008. Human tendon behaviour and adaptation, in vivo Journal of Physiology, 586 :71-81 DOI Author Url

Mohagheghi AA, Khan T, Meadows TH, Giannikas K, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. 2008. In vivo gastrocnemius muscle fascicle length in children with and without diplegic cerebral palsy Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 50 :44-50 DOI Author Url

de Boer MD, Selby A, Atherton P, Smith K, Seynnes OR, Maganaris CN, Maffulli N, Movin T, Narici MV, Rennie MJ. 2007. The temporal responses of protein synthesis, gene expression and cell signalling in human quadriceps muscle and patellar tendon to disuse. J Physiol, 585 :241-251 DOI Author Url

de Boer MD, Selby A, Atherton P, Smith K, Seynnes OR, Maganaris CN, Maffulli N, Movin T, Narici MV, Rennie MJ. 2007. The temporal responses of protein synthesis, gene expression and cell signalling in human quadriceps muscle and patellar tendon to disuse Journal of Physiology, 585 :241-251 DOI

Loram ID, Maganaris CN, Lakie M. 2007. The passive, human calf muscles in relation to standing: the non-linear decrease from short range to long range stiffness. J Physiol, 584 :661-675 DOI Author Url

Loram ID, Maganaris CN, Lakie M. 2007. The passive, human calf muscles in relation to standing: the short range stiffness lies in the contractile component. J Physiol, 584 :677-692 DOI Author Url

Loram ID, Maganaris CN, Lakie M. 2007. The passive, human calf muscles in relation to standing: The non-linear decrease from short range to long range stiffness Journal of Physiology, 584 :661-675 DOI

Loram ID, Maganaris CN, Lakie M. 2007. The passive, human calf muscles in relation to standing: The short range stiffness lies in the contractile component Journal of Physiology, 584 :677-692 DOI

de Boer MD, Maganaris CN, Seynnes OR, Rennie MJ, Narici MV. 2007. Time course of muscular, neural and tendinous adaptations to 23 day unilateral lower-limb suspension in young men. J Physiol, 583 :1079-1091 DOI Author Url

de Boer MD, Maganaris CN, Seynnes OR, Rennie MJ, Narici MV. 2007. Time course of muscular, neural and tendinous adaptations to 23 day unilateral lower-limb suspension in young men Journal of Physiology, 583 :1079-1091 DOI

Giannikas KA, Bayam L, Naraen A, Buckley J, Maganaris C, Wilkes RA, Hutchinson CE. 2007. Cross-sectional anatomy in postdistraction osteogenesis tibia Journal of Orthopaedic Science, 12 :430-436 DOI Author Url

Loram ID, Maganaris CN, Lakie M. 2006. Use of ultrasound to make noninvasive in vivo measurement of continuous changes in human muscle contractile length Journal of Applied Physiology, 100 :1311-1323 DOI Author Url

Gioftsidou A, Malliou P, Pafis G, Beneka A, Godolias G, Maganaris CN. 2006. The effects of soccer training and timing of balance training on balance ability European Journal of Applied Physiology, 96 :659-664 DOI Author Url

Loram ID, Lakie M, Maganaris CN. 2005. Reply from Ian D. Loram, Constantinos N. Maganaris and Martin Lakie [2] Journal of Physiology, 569 :706 DOI

Maganaris CN, Narici MV. 2005. Mechanical properties of tendons :14-21 DOI

Gerrits KH, Maganaris CN, Reeves ND, Sargeant AJ, Jones DA, De Haan A. 2005. Influence of knee joint angle on muscle properties of paralyzed and nonparalyzed human knee extensors Muscle and Nerve, 32 :73-80 DOI Author Url

Loram ID, Maganaris CN, Lakie M. 2005. Active, non-spring-like muscle movements in human postural sway: How might paradoxical changes in muscle length be produced? Journal of Physiology, 564 :281-293 DOI Author Url

Loram ID, Maganaris CN, Lakie M. 2005. Human postural sway results from frequent, ballistic bias impulses by soleus and gastrocnemius Journal of Physiology, 564 :295-311 DOI Author Url

Giannikas KA, Maganaris CN, Karski MT, Twigg P, Wilkes RA, Buckley JG. 2005. Functional outcome following bone transport reconstruction of distal tibial defects Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Series A, 87 :145-152 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN. 2004. A predictive model of moment-angle characteristics in human skeletal muscle: application and validation in muscles across the ankle joint. J Theor Biol, 230 :89-98 DOI Author Url

Hof AL, Van Zandwijk JP, Maganaris CN. 2004. Is the descending limb of the force-length relation in the human gastrocnemius muscle ever used? [2] (multiple letters) Clinical Anatomy, 17 :528-530 DOI Author Url

Loram ID, Maganaris CN, Lakie M. 2004. Paradoxical muscle movement in human standing Journal of Physiology, 556 :683-689 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN. 2003. Tendon conditioning: artefact or property? Proc Biol Sci, 270 Suppl 1 :S39-S42 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Maganaris CN, Narici MV. 2003. Effect of strength training on human patella tendon mechanical properties of older individuals. J Physiol, 548 :971-981 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Maganaris CN, Narici MV. 2003. Effect of strength training on human patella tendon mechanical properties of older individuals Journal of Physiology, 548 :971-981 DOI

Maganaris CN. 2001. Force-length characteristics of in vivo human skeletal muscle Acta Physiologica Scandinavica, 172 :279-285 DOI Author Url

Fukunaga T, Kubo K, Kawakami Y, Fukashiro S, Kanehisa H, Maganaris CN. 2001. In vivo behaviour of human muscle tendon during walking Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 268 :229-233 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Kawakami Y, Fukunaga T. 2001. Changes in aponeurotic dimensions upon muscle shortening: In vivo observations in man Journal of Anatomy, 199 :449-456 DOI

Maganaris CN, Paul JP. 2000. Hysteresis measurements in intact human tendon Journal of Biomechanics, 33 :1723-1727 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Sargeant AJ. 2000. In vivo measurement-based estimations of the human Achilles tendon moment arm EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY, 83 :363-369 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Collins D, Sharp M. 2000. Expectancy effects and strength training: Do steroids make a difference? Sport Psychologist, 14 :272-278 DOI

Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Sargeant AJ. 1999. Changes in the tibialis anterior tendon moment arm from rest to maximum isometric dorsiflexion: in vivo observations in man CLINICAL BIOMECHANICS, 14 :661-666 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Sargeant AJ. 1998. In vivo measurements of the triceps surae complex architecture in man: implications for muscle function. J Physiol, 512 ( Pt 2) :603-614 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Sargeant AJ. 1998. Changes in Achilles tendon moment arm from rest to maximum isometric plantarflexion: in vivo observations in man. J Physiol, 510 ( Pt 3) :977-985 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Maughan RJ. 1998. Creatine supplementation enhances maximum voluntary isometric force and endurance capacity in resistance trained men Acta Physiologica Scandinavica, 163 :279-287 DOI Author Url

Bampouras TM, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Jones DA, Maganaris CN. Is maximum stimulation intensity required in the assessment of muscle activation capacity? J Electromyogr Kinesiol, 22 :873-877 DOI Author Url

Metcalfe SA, Bowling FL, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris C, Reeves ND. The reliability of measurements taken from radiographs in the assessment of paediatric flat foot deformity. Foot (Edinb), 22 :156-162 DOI Author Url

Rittweger J, Reeves ND, Narici MV, Belavý DL, Maganaris CN, Maffulli N. Persisting side-to-side differences in bone mineral content, but not in muscle strength and tendon stiffness after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Clin Physiol Funct Imaging, 31 :73-79 DOI Author Url

Atkinson RA, Srinivas-Shankar U, Roberts SA, Connolly MJ, Adams JE, Oldham JA, Wu FCW, Seynnes OR, Stewart CEH, Maganaris CN, Narici MV. Effects of testosterone on skeletal muscle architecture in intermediate-frail and frail elderly men. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci, 65 :1215-1219 DOI Author Url Publisher Url

O'Brien TD, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Jones DA, Maganaris CN. Muscle-tendon structure and dimensions in adults and children. J Anat, 216 :631-642 DOI Author Url

O'Brien TD, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Jones DA, Maganaris CN. Moment arms of the knee extensor mechanism in children and adults. J Anat, 215 :198-205 DOI Author Url

Seynnes OR, Erskine RM, Maganaris CN, Longo S, Simoneau EM, Grosset JF, Narici MV. Training-induced changes in structural and mechanical properties of the patellar tendon are related to muscle hypertrophy but not to strength gains. J Appl Physiol (1985), 107 :523-530 DOI Author Url

O'Brien TD, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Jones DA, Maganaris CN. The effects of agonist and antagonist muscle activation on the knee extension moment-angle relationship in adults and children. Eur J Appl Physiol, 106 :849-856 DOI Author Url

Erskine RM, Jones DA, Maganaris CN, Degens H. In vivo specific tension of the human quadriceps femoris muscle. Eur J Appl Physiol, 106 :827-838 DOI Author Url

Loram ID, Lakie M, Di Giulio I, Maganaris CN. The consequences of short-range stiffness and fluctuating muscle activity for proprioception of postural joint rotations: the relevance to human standing. J Neurophysiol, 102 :460-474 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Maganaris CN, Longo S, Narici MV. Differential adaptations to eccentric versus conventional resistance training in older humans. Exp Physiol, 94 :825-833 DOI Author Url

O'Brien TD, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Jones DA, Maganaris CN. Strong relationships exist between muscle volume, joint power and whole-body external mechanical power in adults and children. Exp Physiol, 94 :731-738 DOI Author Url

Tsaopoulos DE, Baltzopoulos V, Richards PJ, Maganaris CN. A comparison of different two-dimensional approaches for the determination of the patellar tendon moment arm length. Eur J Appl Physiol, 105 :809-814 DOI Author Url

Loram ID, Maganaris CN, Lakie M. Paradoxical muscle movement during postural control. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 41 :198-204 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Narici MV, Maffulli N. Biomechanics of the Achilles tendon. Disabil Rehabil, 30 :1542-1547 DOI Author Url

Narici MV, Maffulli N, Maganaris CN. Ageing of human muscles and tendons. Disabil Rehabil, 30 :1548-1554 DOI Author Url

O'Brien TD, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Jones DA, Maganaris CN. Assessment of voluntary muscle activation using magnetic stimulation. Eur J Appl Physiol, 104 :49-55 DOI Author Url

Seynnes OR, Maffiuletti NA, Maganaris CN, de Boer MD, Pensini M, di Prampero PE, Narici MV. Soleus T reflex modulation in response to spinal and tendinous adaptations to unilateral lower limb suspension in humans. Acta Physiol (Oxf), 194 :239-251 DOI Author Url

Spanjaard M, Reeves ND, van Dieën JH, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Lower-limb biomechanics during stair descent: influence of step-height and body mass. J Exp Biol, 211 :1368-1375 DOI Author Url

Spanjaard M, Reeves ND, van Dieën JH, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Influence of step-height and body mass on gastrocnemius muscle fascicle behavior during stair ascent. J Biomech, 41 :937-944 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Spanjaard M, Mohagheghi AA, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Older adults employ alternative strategies to operate within their maximum capabilities when ascending stairs. J Electromyogr Kinesiol, 19 :e57-e68 DOI Author Url

Spanjaard M, Reeves ND, van Dieën JH, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Influence of gait velocity on gastrocnemius muscle fascicle behaviour during stair negotiation. J Electromyogr Kinesiol, 19 :304-313 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Spanjaard M, Mohagheghi AA, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Influence of light handrail use on the biomechanics of stair negotiation in old age. Gait Posture, 28 :327-336 DOI Author Url

Seynnes OR, Maganaris CN, de Boer MD, di Prampero PE, Narici MV. Early structural adaptations to unloading in the human calf muscles. Acta Physiol (Oxf), 193 :265-274 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Spanjaard M, Mohagheghi AA, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. The demands of stair descent relative to maximum capacities in elderly and young adults. J Electromyogr Kinesiol, 18 :218-227 DOI Author Url

Narici MV, Maganaris CN. Plasticity of the muscle-tendon complex with disuse and aging. Exerc Sport Sci Rev, 35 :126-134 DOI Author Url

Tsaopoulos DE, Baltzopoulos V, Richards PJ, Maganaris CN. In vivo changes in the human patellar tendon moment arm length with different modes and intensities of muscle contraction. J Biomech, 40 :3325-3332 DOI Author Url

Mohagheghi AA, Khan T, Meadows TH, Giannikas K, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Differences in gastrocnemius muscle architecture between the paretic and non-paretic legs in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon), 22 :718-724 DOI Author Url

Rittweger J, Felsenberg D, Maganaris C, Ferretti JL. Vertical jump performance after 90 days bed rest with and without flywheel resistive exercise, including a 180 days follow-up. Eur J Appl Physiol, 100 :427-436 DOI Author Url

Spanjaard M, Reeves ND, van Dieën JH, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Gastrocnemius muscle fascicle behavior during stair negotiation in humans. J Appl Physiol (1985), 102 :1618-1623 DOI Author Url

Onambélé GL, Narici MV, Rejc E, Maganaris CN. Contribution of calf muscle-tendon properties to single-leg stance ability in the absence of visual feedback in relation to ageing. Gait Posture, 26 :343-348 DOI Author Url

Tsaopoulos DE, Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V. Can the patellar tendon moment arm be predicted from anthropometric measurements? J Biomech, 40 :645-651 DOI Author Url

Rittweger J, Gerrits K, Altenburg T, Reeves N, Maganaris CN, de Haan A. Bone adaptation to altered loading after spinal cord injury: a study of bone and muscle strength. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact, 6 :269-276 Author Url

Bampouras TM, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Muscle activation assessment: effects of method, stimulus number, and joint angle. Muscle Nerve, 34 :740-746 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Narici MV, Maganaris CN. Musculoskeletal adaptations to resistance training in old age. Man Ther, 11 :192-196 DOI Author Url

Tsaopoulos DE, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Human patellar tendon moment arm length: measurement considerations and clinical implications for joint loading assessment. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon), 21 :657-667 DOI Author Url

Narici MV, Maganaris CN. Adaptability of elderly human muscles and tendons to increased loading. J Anat, 208 :433-443 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Narici MV, Maganaris CN. Myotendinous plasticity to ageing and resistance exercise in humans. Exp Physiol, 91 :483-498 DOI Author Url

Onambele GL, Narici MV, Maganaris CN. Calf muscle-tendon properties and postural balance in old age. J Appl Physiol (1985), 100 :2048-2056 DOI Author Url

Narici MV, Maganaris C, Reeves N. Myotendinous alterations and effects of resistive loading in old age. Scand J Med Sci Sports, 15 :392-401 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Reeves ND, Rittweger J, Sargeant AJ, Jones DA, Gerrits K, De Haan A. Adaptive response of human tendon to paralysis. Muscle Nerve, 33 :85-92 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Tsaopoulos D. Muscle fibre length-to-moment arm ratios in the human lower limb determined in vivo. J Biomech, 39 :1663-1668 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Sargeant AJ. Human calf muscle responses during repeated isometric plantarflexions. J Biomech, 39 :1249-1255 DOI Author Url

Rittweger J, Maffulli N, Maganaris CN, Narici MV. Reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament with a patella-tendon-bone graft may lead to a permanent loss of bone mineral content due to decreased patellar tendon stiffness. Med Hypotheses, 64 :1166-1169 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Maganaris CN, Ferretti G, Narici MV. Influence of 90-day simulated microgravity on human tendon mechanical properties and the effect of resistive countermeasures. J Appl Physiol (1985), 98 :2278-2286 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Maganaris CN, Narici MV. Plasticity of dynamic muscle performance with strength training in elderly humans. Muscle Nerve, 31 :355-364 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN. Validity of procedures involved in ultrasound-based measurement of human plantarflexor tendon elongation on contraction. J Biomech, 38 :9-13 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Narici MV, Reeves ND. In vivo human tendon mechanical properties: effect of resistance training in old age. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact, 4 :204-208 Author Url

Narici MV, Reeves ND, Morse CI, Maganaris CN. Muscular adaptations to resistance exercise in the elderly. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact, 4 :161-164 Author Url

Maganaris CN, Narici MV, Almekinders LC, Maffulli N. Biomechanics and pathophysiology of overuse tendon injuries: ideas on insertional tendinopathy. Sports Med, 34 :1005-1017 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Narici MV, Maganaris CN. In vivo human muscle structure and function: adaptations to resistance training in old age. Exp Physiol, 89 :675-689 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN. Imaging-based estimates of moment arm length in intact human muscle-tendons. Eur J Appl Physiol, 91 :130-139 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Maganaris CN, Narici MV. Ultrasonographic assessment of human skeletal muscle size. Eur J Appl Physiol, 91 :116-118 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Narici MV, Maganaris CN. Effect of resistance training on skeletal muscle-specific force in elderly humans. J Appl Physiol (1985), 96 :885-892 DOI Author Url

Beltman JGM, Sargeant AJ, Ball D, Maganaris CN, de Haan A. Effect of antagonist muscle fatigue on knee extension torque. Pflugers Arch, 446 :735-741 DOI Author Url

Narici MV, Maganaris CN, Reeves ND, Capodaglio P. Effect of aging on human muscle architecture. J Appl Physiol (1985), 95 :2229-2234 DOI Author Url

Reeves ND, Narici MV, Maganaris CN. Strength training alters the viscoelastic properties of tendons in elderly humans. Muscle Nerve, 28 :74-81 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN. Force-length characteristics of the in vivo human gastrocnemius muscle. Clin Anat, 16 :215-223 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Paul JP. Tensile properties of the in vivo human gastrocnemius tendon. J Biomech, 35 :1639-1646 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Sargeant AJ. Repeated contractions alter the geometry of human skeletal muscle. J Appl Physiol (1985), 93 :2089-2094 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN. Tensile properties of in vivo human tendinous tissue. J Biomech, 35 :1019-1027 DOI Author Url

Esformes JI, Narici MV, Maganaris CN. Measurement of human muscle volume using ultrasonography. Eur J Appl Physiol, 87 :90-92 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Kawakami Y, Fukunaga T. Changes in aponeurotic dimensions upon muscle shortening: in vivo observations in man. J Anat, 199 :449-456 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Ball D, Sargeant AJ. In vivo specific tension of human skeletal muscle. J Appl Physiol (1985), 90 :865-872 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V. Predictability of in vivo changes in pennation angle of human tibialis anterior muscle from rest to maximum isometric dorsiflexion. Eur J Appl Physiol Occup Physiol, 79 :294-297 DOI Author Url

Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, Sargeant AJ. Differences in human antagonistic ankle dorsiflexor coactivation between legs; can they explain the moment deficit in the weaker plantarflexor leg? Exp Physiol, 83 :843-855 DOI Author Url

Telonio A, Blanchet S, Maganaris CN, Baltzopoulos V, McFadyen BJ. The detailed measurement of foot clearance by young adults during stair decent Journal of Biomechanics, DOI Author Url

Foster RJ, De Asha AR, Buckley JG, Reeves ND, Maganaris CN. Stair-specific algorithms for identification of touch-down and foot-off when descending or ascending a non-instrumented staircase Gait and Posture, DOI Author Url

Buckley JG, Cooper G, Maganaris CN, Reeves ND. Is stair descent in the elderly associated with periods of high centre of mass downward accelerations? Experimental Gerontology,

Petrovic M, Deschamps K, Verschueren SM, Bowling FL, Maganaris CN, Boulton AJ, Reeves ND. Is the metabolic cost of walking higher in people with diabetes? Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985), 120 :55-62 DOI Author Url Public Url

Narici M, Franchi M, Maganaris C. Muscle structural assembly and functional consequences. The Journal of experimental biology, 219 :276-284 DOI Author Url Public Url

Meireles S, De Groote F, Reeves ND, Verschueren S, Maganaris C, Luyten F, Jonkers I. Knee contact forces are not altered in early knee osteoarthritis. Gait Posture, 45 :115-120 DOI Author Url Public Url

Margaritelis NV, Theodorou AA, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN, Paschalis V, Kyparos A, Nikolaidis MG. Muscle damage and inflammation after eccentric exercise: can the repeated bout effect be removed? Physiological reports, 3 DOI Author Url Public Url

Kalkman B, Bar-On L, Cenni F, Maganaris C, Bass A, Holmes G, Deslovere K, Barton GJ, O'Brien T. Achilles tendon moment arm length is smaller in children with cerebral palsy than in typically developing children Journal of Biomechanics, DOI Author Url Public Url

Editorial/letter to the editor

Kalkman BM, Maganaris CN, Bar-On L, O'Brien TD. 2019. Letter to the editor regarding: Effects of cerebral palsy on Achilles tendon moment arm length - Do children with CP have larger or smaller moment arms than typically developing children? Commentary on: Alexander et al JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS, 92 :175-177 DOI Author Url

Franchi MV, Atherton PJ, Maganaris CN, Narici MV. 2016. Fascicle length does increase in response to longitudinal resistance training and in a contraction-mode specific manner. SpringerPlus, 5 :94-94 DOI Author Url

Onambélé GL, Maganaris CN, Mian OS, Tam E, Rejc E, McEwan IM, Narici MV. 2009. Response to the letter of Tibor Hortobágyi and colleagues Journal of Biomechanics, 42 :957 DOI

Maganaris CN, Joseph EI, Narici MN. 2009. Reply to the letter to the editor European Journal of Applied Physiology, 106 :481 DOI

Conference publication

Selvaraj M, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris C, O'Brien T, Shaw A, Kot P, Cullen J. 2018. Stair fall risk detection using wearable sensors 11th International Conference on the Developments in eSystems Engineering (DESE) DOI Author Url

King SL, Underdown TB, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Influence of stair descent strategies and step height on centre of mass and gait kinetics in the elderly British Society for Research in Ageing Public Url

King SL, Underdown TB, Reeves ND, Baltzopoulos V, Maganaris CN. Control of the Centre of Mass during different stair descent strategies in the elderly European College of Sports Science Public Url

Foster RJ, Kalkman BM, Ray E, Maganaris C, Barton G, Baltzopoulos V, Holmes G, Bass A, Trinca D, O'Brien T. Centre of mass control during stair descent in children with cerebral palsy European Academy of Childhood Disability

Chapters

Maganaris C, Baltzopoulos V, Jones D, Giulio ID, Reeves N, Gavin J, Ewen A, King S, Roys M. 2018. Biomechanical constraints to stair negotiation The New Dynamics of Ageing 1 :277-305 9781447314738

Timmins M, Macdonald A, Maganaris C, Haslam C, Gyi D, Van den Heuvel E, Di Giulio I, Mc Cann J, Maguire M, Peace S, Percival J. 2014. Design for living in later life The New Science of Ageing :209-239 9781447314660

Other

Bar-On L, Kalkman B, Cenni F, O'Brien T, Holmes G, Bass A, Barton GJ, Maganaris C, Schless S, Molenaers G, Desloovere K. 2016. Muscle and tendon properties during fast passive stretch are different in stiff and spastic muscles in children with spastic cerebral palsy Gait and Posture, 49(S2) :11-12 DOI

kalkman B, Bar-On L, Cenni F, Holmes G, Bass A, Maganaris C, Barton G, Desloovere K, O'Brien T. 2016. Passive muscle and tendon properties during ankle joint rotation in children with cerebral palsy Gait and Posture, 49(S2) :133-134 DOI

Kalkman B, Bar-On L, Cenni F, Holmes G, Bass A, Barton GJ, Maganaris C, Desloovere K, O'Brien T. 2016. The effect of cerebral palsy on Achilles tendon moment arm length Gait and Posture, 49(S2) :135-135