David Proctor

Professor of Kinesiology, Physiology, and Medicine

David Proctor

Research Summary

Physiology of aging and exercise; cardiovascular responses to exercise; regulation of skeletal muscle blood flow; skeletal muscle adaptation; vascular adaptation.

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Blood Pressure Near Infrared Spectroscopy Cardiovascular Diseases Exercise Blood Vessels Fats Nitrates Dietary Supplements Randomized Controlled Trials Muscles Diet Forearm Arginine Health Citrulline Serum Vasodilator Agents Juglans Peripheral Arterial Disease Lipids Endothelium Estrogens Plant Oils Dilatation Arterial Pressure

Most Recent Papers

Herbs and spices at a relatively high culinary dosage improves 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure in adults at risk of cardiometabolic diseases: A randomized, crossover, controlled-feeding study

Kristina Petersen, Kristin M. Davis, Connie Jo Rogers, David N. Proctor, Sheila Grace West, Penny M. Kris-Etherton, 2021, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition on p. 1936-1948

Bilateral NIRS measurements of muscle mitochondrial capacity

Rewais Hanna, Jigar Gosalia, Alaina Demalis, Zachary Hobson, Kevin K. McCully, Brian A. Irving, Swapan Mookerjee, Giampietro L. Vairo, David N. Proctor, 2021, Physiological Reports

Peripheral vasodilation is reduced during exercise in perimenopausal women with elevated cardiovascular risk

Joaquin U. Gonzales, David J. Moore, Steriani Elavsky, David N. Proctor, 2020, Menopause on p. 1167-1170

Acute application of a transdermal nitroglycerin patch protects against prolonged forearm ischemia-induced microvascular dysfunction

R Soares, David Proctor, G Oliveira, G Alvares, J Murias, 2020, Microcirculation

A prospective community engagement initiative to improve clinical research participation in patients with peripheral artery disease

Kate Levenberg, D Proctor, Stephan Maman, J. Luck, Amanda Miller, Faisal Aziz, Radtka, John F., III, Matthew Muller, 2020, SAGE OPEN MEDICINE

Near-infrared spectroscopy detects transient decrements and recovery of microvascular responsiveness following prolonged forearm ischemia

Rogerio N. Soares, Yasina B. Somani, Ahmad M. Al-Qahtani, David N. Proctor, Juan M. Murias, 2019, Microvascular Research

Aging women and their endothelium: Probing the relative role of estrogen on vasodilator function

Yasina B. Somani, James A. Pawelczyk, Mary Jane De Souza, Penny M. Kris-Etherton, David N. Proctor, 2019, American Journal of Physiology on p. H395-H404

Nutraceuticals with Blood Pressure Lowering Potential: A Summary of Clinically Relevant Information

Kate Levenberg, Michael Flanagan, Yasina B. Somani, Faisal Aziz, David Nathan Proctor, 2019, Journal of Hypertension and Management

Replacing saturated fat with walnuts or vegetable oils improves central blood pressure and serum lipids in adults at risk for cardiovascular disease: A randomized controlled-feeding trial

Alyssa M. Tindall, Kristina S. Petersen, Ann C. Skulas-Ray, Chesney K. Richter, David N. Proctor, Penny M. Kris-Etherton, 2019, Journal of the American Heart Association on p. e011512

Effects of acute dietary nitrate supplementation on aortic blood pressures and pulse wave characteristics in post-menopausal women

Danielle Jin Kwang Kim, Carly A. Roe, Yasina B. Somani, David J. Moore, Megan A. Barrett, Michael Flanagan, Daniel B. Kim-Shapiro, Swati Basu, Matthew D. Muller, David N. Proctor, 2019, Nitric Oxide - Biology and Chemistry on p. 10-16

Most-Cited Papers

L-citrulline supplementation

Timothy D. Allerton, David N. Proctor, Jacqueline M. Stephens, Tammy R. Dugas, Guillaume Spielmann, Brian A. Irving, 2018, Nutrients

Replacing saturated fat with walnuts or vegetable oils improves central blood pressure and serum lipids in adults at risk for cardiovascular disease: A randomized controlled-feeding trial

Alyssa M. Tindall, Kristina S. Petersen, Ann C. Skulas-Ray, Chesney K. Richter, David N. Proctor, Penny M. Kris-Etherton, 2019, Journal of the American Heart Association on p. e011512

Effects of physical activity on vasomotor symptoms: Examination using objective and subjective measures

Steriani Elavsky, Joaquin U. Gonzales, David N. Proctor, Nancy Williams, Victor W. Henderson, 2012, Menopause on p. 1095-1103

Endothelial function, arterial stiffness and adherence to the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans

Katherine A. Sauder, David N. Proctor, Mosuk Chow, Lisa M. Troy, Na Wang, Joseph A. Vita, Ramachandran S. Vasan, Gary F. Mitchell, Paul F. Jacques, Naomi M. Hamburg, Sheila G. West, 2015, British Journal of Nutrition on p. 1773-1781

Acute dietary nitrate supplementation does not augment submaximal forearm exercise hyperemia in healthy young men

Jin Kwang Kim, David J. Moore, David G. Maurer, Daniel B. Kim-Shapiro, Swati Basu, Michael P. Flanagan, Ann C. Skulas-Ray, Penny Kris-Etherton, David N. Proctor, 2014, Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism on p. 122-128

Aging women and their endothelium: Probing the relative role of estrogen on vasodilator function

Yasina B. Somani, James A. Pawelczyk, Mary Jane De Souza, Penny M. Kris-Etherton, David N. Proctor, 2019, American Journal of Physiology on p. H395-H404

The association between near-infrared spectroscopy-derived and flow-mediated dilation assessment of vascular responsiveness in the arm

Rogerio N. Soares, Yasina B. Somani, David N. Proctor, Juan M. Murias, 2019, Microvascular Research on p. 41-44

Incorporating freeze-dried strawberry powder into a high-fat meal does not alter postprandial vascular function or blood markers of cardiovascular disease risk: a randomized controlled trial

Chesney K. Richter, Ann C. Skulas-Ray, Trent L. Gaugler, Joshua D. Lambert, David N. Proctor, Penny M. Kris-Etherton, 2017, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition on p. 313-322

Blood pressure and calf muscle oxygen extraction during plantar flexion exercise in peripheral artery disease

J. Carter Luck, Amanda J. Miller, Faisal Aziz, John F. Radtka, David N. Proctor, Urs A. Leuenberger, Lawrence I. Sinoway, X. Matthew D. Muller, 2017, Journal of Applied Physiology on p. 2-10

Blood pressure and leg deoxygenation are exaggerated during treadmill walking in patients with peripheral artery disease

Amanda J. Miller, J. Carter Luck, Danielle Jin Kwang Kim, Urs A. Leuenberger, David N. Proctor, Lawrence I. Sinoway, Matthew D. Muller, 2017, Journal of Applied Physiology on p. 1160-1165