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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Near Infrared Spectroscopy Cardiovascular Diseases Blood Pressure Exercise Fats Blood Vessels Diet Cross Sectional Studies Randomized Controlled Trials Muscles Forearm Dilatation Arginine Lipids Health Carbohydrates Vasodilation Serum Estrogens Endothelium Meals Energy Intake Spices Dietary Supplements Juglans

Most Recent Papers

Consumption of Dried Fruits Is Associated with Greater Intakes of Underconsumed Nutrients, Higher Total Energy Intakes, and Better Diet Quality in US Adults

Valerie K. Sullivan, Muzi Na, David N. Proctor, Penny M. Kris-Etherton, Kristina S. Petersen, 2021, Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics on p. 1258-1272

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

The effect of culinary doses of spices in a high-saturated fat, high-carbohydrate meal on postprandial lipemia and endothelial function

Kristina S. Petersen, Connie J. Rogers, Sheila G. West, David N. Proctor, Penny M. Kris-Etherton, 2020, Food and Function on p. 3191-3200

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

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

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 Nathan Proctor, Juan M. Murias, 2019, Microvascular Research

Aging women and their endothelium

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

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

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

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

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

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 Nathan 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 Radtka, David Nathan Proctor, Urs Leuenberger, Lawrence Sinoway, X. Matthew D. Muller, 2017, Journal of Applied Physiology on p. 2-10

Aging women and their endothelium

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

Impairments in central cardiovascular function contribute to attenuated reflex vasodilation in aged skin

Jody Leigh Greaney, Anna E. Stanhewicz, David Nathan Proctor, Lacy Marie Alexander, William Lawrence Kenney, Jr., 2015, Journal of Applied Physiology on p. 1411-1420