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Mehmet Settar Koçak

E-mail
settar@metu.edu.tr
Department
Department of Physical Education and Sports
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P 13 Effects of a short term walking program on lung function of obese early adolescent boys
ÜNLÜ, GÜRCAN; CENGİZ, ASIM; Koçak, Mehmet Settar (2016-09-29)
The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of a sort-term walking exercise on some lung function parameters (such as forced vital capacity (FVC) and maximal voluntary ventilation (MVV)) in obese children. Total of...
COINCIDENCE-ANTICIPATION TIMING AND REACTION TIME IN YOUTH TENNIS AND TABLE TENNIS PLAYERS
Ak, Emre; Koçak, Mehmet Settar (SAGE Publications, 2010-06-01)
The purpose of this study was to compare the coincidence-anticipation timing and reaction times (RT) of 10- to 14-year-old tennis and table tennis players and examine possible sex differences. 107 (51.4%) tennis and 101 (4...
Evaluation of body composition using three different methods compared to dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry
Duz, Serkan; Koçak, Mehmet Settar; Korkusuz, Feza (Informa UK Limited, 2009-01-01)
In this study, we compared the simple methods of skinfolds, ultrasound, and bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) against the standard of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) in the assessment of body fat in normoactiv...
The status of the professional development programmes of the health and fitness industry in Turkey
BETÜL, SEKENDİZ; Koçak, Mehmet Settar; KORKUSUZ, FEZA (Inderscience Publishers, 2009-01-01)
The purpose of this study was to determine the status of the professional development programmes of the health and fitness industry in Turkey. The instrument was the 'Survey of the Health and Fitness Industry' (Deane Manti...
Effects of eccentric hamstring strength training on lower extremity strength of 10-12 year old male basketball players
Tansel, Rıfat Baran; SALCI, YAŞAR; Yıldırım, Ahmet; Koçak, Mehmet Settar; Korkusuz, Feza (IOS Press, 2008-01-01)
Objective: To investigate the effects of eccentric hamstring training on strength measures and vertical jumping performance.
Shoulder proprioception in male adolescent tennis players and controls: The effect of shoulder position and dominance
BOYAR, ALAADDİN; SALCI, YAŞAR; Koçak, Mehmet Settar; KORKUSUZ, FEZA (IOS Press, 2007-01-01)
Proprioceptive information appears to play an important role in stability and movements of shoulder joint in sporting activities especially in tennis. The purpose of this study was to measure the shoulder proprioceptive se...
Attitudes toward physical education classes of primary school students in Turkey
Koçak, Mehmet Settar; Hurmeric, I. (SAGE Publications, 2006-08-01)
The purposes of this study were to report an investigation of attitudes toward physical education in a sample of primary school students and examine the predictive influence of students' sex, grades in physical education c...
Effects of High Dose Oral Creatine Supplementation on Anaerobic Capacity of Elite Wrestlers
Koçak, Mehmet Settar; KARLI, ÜNAL (2003-01-01)
Aim. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of high dose oral creatine supplementation on anaerobic capacity of elite wrestlers. Methods. Experimental design: comparative randomized design. Setting: Winga...
Physical Activity Level Sport Participation and Parental Education Level in Turkish Junior High School Students
Koçak, Mehmet Settar; HARRIS, MARY; KİN İŞLER, AYŞE; ÇİÇEK, ŞEREF (Human Kinetics, 2002-01-01)
This study examined physical activity level, sport participation, and parental education level in 333 female and 359 male Turkish junior high school students. Student's physical activity level, sport participation, and par...
Validity and reliability of time management questionnaire
ALAY, SEMA; Koçak, Mehmet Settar (SAGE Publications, 2002-01-01)
the purpose of this study was to test the psychometric properties of the 49-item Diabetes Time Management Questionnaire (DTMQ) in individuals with diabetes. The (DTMQ) was designed to assess general time management skills ...