Dr. rer. hum. Martin Behrens

 

Raum 308

Ulmenstr. 69, Haus 2

Tel.: 0381 / 498 2760

martin.behrens(at)uni-rostock.de

Sprechzeit

Montag: 13:30 - 14:30 Uhr

Vorlesungsfreie Zeit: nach Vereinbarung

Fields of teaching

  • Biomechanics of the musculoskeletal system
  • Adaptability of the neuromuscular system
  • Motor control and motor learning

Lectures

  • Biomechanik des muskuloskelettalen Systems (Hauptseminar)   

Research topics

  • Exercise physiology
  • Acute and chronic adaptations of the neuromuscular system
  • Musculoskeletal rehabilitation

Reviewer and editorial activities

Third-party funding institutions

  • Arthritis Research UK
  • Swiss Cancer League

Scientific journals

  • GeroScience
  • Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
  • International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Journal of Sport and Health Science
  • Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports
  • Frontiers in Physiology
  • Journal of Applied Physiology
  • European Journal of Applied Physiology
  • Journal of Sports Sciences                                                        
  • Plos One
  • Experimental Physiology – Editorial Board Member (Reviewing Editor)
  • Journal of Neurophysiology
  • European Journal of Sport Science                                                       
  • International Journal of Sports Medicine                                                    
  • BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders – Editorial Board Member (Associate Editor)
  • Human Movement Science                                                                
  • Experimental Brain Research                                                                   
  • Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology

Publications

Scientific journals (peer-reviewed)

  • Wilke, J., Hespanhol Junior L., Behrens, M. (2019). Is it all about the fascia? A systematic review and meta-analysis of the prevalence of extramuscular connective tissue lesions in muscle strain injury. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. (accepted)
  • Behrens, M., Husmann, F., Mau-Moeller, A., Schlegel, J., Reuter, E.-M., Zschorlich, V. (2019). Neuromuscular properties of the human wrist flexors as a function of the wrist joint angle. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, 7:181, DOI: 10.3389/fbioe.2019.00181.
  • Husmann, F., Bruhn, S., Mittlmeier, T., Zschorlich, V., Behrens, M. (2019). Dietary nitrate supplementation improves exercise tolerance by reducing muscle fatigue and perceptual responses. Frontiers in Physiology, 10:404, DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2019.00404.
  • Mau-Moeller, A., Gube, M., Felser, S., Feldhege, F., Weippert, M., Husmann, F., Tischer, T., Bader, R., Bruhn, S., Behrens, M. (2019). Intrarater reliability of muscle strength and hamstring to quadriceps strength imbalance ratios during concentric, isometric and eccentric maximal voluntary contractions using the isoforce dynamometer. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, 29 (1), 69-77, DOI: 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000493.
  • Weippert, M., Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Bruhn, S., Behrens, K. (2018). Relationship between morning heart rate variability and creatine kinase response during intensified training in recreational endurance athletes. Frontiers in Physiology, 9:1267, DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2018.01267.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Lischke, A., Katlun, F., Gube, M., Zschorlich, V., Skripitz, R., Weippert, M. (2018). Mental fatigue increases gait variability during dual-task walking in old adults. The Journals of Gerontology Series A: Medical Sciences, 73 (6), 792-797, DOI: 10.1093/gerona/glx210.
  • Husmann, F., Mittlmeier, T., Bruhn, S., Zschorlich, V., Behrens, M. (2018). Impact of blood flow restriction exercise on muscle fatigue development and recovery. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 50 (3), 436-446, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001475.
  • Lischke, A., Pahnke, R., Mau-Moeller, A., Behrens, M., Grabe, H. J., Freyberger, H. J., Hamm, A. O., Weippert, M. (2018). Inter-individual differences in heart rate variability are associated with inter-individual differences in empathy and alexithymia. Frontiers in Psychology, 9:229, DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.00229.
  • Jacksteit, R., Mau-Moeller, A., Behrens, M., Bader, R., Mittelmeier, W., Skripitz, R., Stöckel, T. (2018). The mental representation of the human gait in patients with severe knee osteoarthrosis: a clinical study to aid understanding of impairment and disability. Clinical Rehabilitation, 32 (1). 103-115, DOI: 10.1177/0269215517719312.
  • Weippert, M., Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Bruhn, S., Behrens, K. (2017). Cycling before and after exhaustion differentially affects cardiac autonomic control during heart rate matched exercise. Frontiers in Physiology, 8:844, DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2017.00844.
  • Behrens, M. (2017). Muscle length matters: new insights into the neural control of lengthening muscle actions of the knee extensors. Experimental Physiology, 102 (11), 1393-1394, DOI: 10.1113/EP086631. (Invited Viewpoint)
  • Behrens, M., Husmann, F., Gube, M., Felser, S., Weippert, M., Bruhn, S., Zschorlich, V., Mau-Moeller, A. (2017). Intersession reliability of the interpolated twitch technique applied during isometric, concentric and eccentric actions of the human knee extensor muscles. Muscle and Nerve, 56 (2), 324-327, DOI: 10.1002/mus.25498.
  • Mau-Moeller, A., Jacksteit, R., Jackszis, M., Feldhege, F., Weippert, M., Mittelmeier, W., Bader, R., Skripitz, R., Behrens, M. (2017). Neuromuscular function of the quadriceps muscle during isometric maximal, submaximal and submaximal fatiguing voluntary contractions in knee osteoarthrosis patients. Plos One, 12 (5), e0176976, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0176976.
  • Mittlmeier, T., Behrens, M., Bruhn, S., Bäumler, M., Schober, H.-C., Fischer, D.-C. (2017). Ist Step-Aerobic auch für den Osteoporosepatienten geeignet? Orthopädie & Rheuma, 20 (1), 17-21, DOI: 10.1007/s15002-017-1060-3.
  • Behrens, M., Müller, K., Kilb, J., Schleese, L., Herlyn, P., Bruhn, S., Mittlmeier, T., Schober, H.-C., Fischer, D.-C. (2017). Modified step aerobics training and neuromuscular function in osteoporotic patients: a randomized controlled pilot study. Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, 137 (2), 195-207, DOI: 10.1007/s00402-016-2607-5.
  • Husmann, F., Gube, M., Felser, S., Weippert, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Bruhn, S., Behrens, M. (2017). Central factors contribute to knee extensor strength loss after 2000-m rowing in elite male and female rowers. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 49 (3), 440-449, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001133.
  • Behrens, M., Felser, S., Mau-Moeller, A., Weippert, M., Pollex, J., Skripitz, R., Herlyn, P., Fischer, D.-C., Bruhn, S., Schober, H.-C., Zschorlich, V., Mittlmeier, T. (2016). The Bindex® ultrasound device: Reliability of cortical bone thickness measures and their relationship to regional bone mineral density. Physiological Measurement, 37 (9), 1528-1540, DOI: 10.1088/0967-3334/37/9/1528.
  • Felser, S., Behrens, M., Fischer, S., Baeumler, M., Salomon, R., Bruhn, S. (2016). Neuromuscular activation during short-track speed skating in young athletes. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 11 (7), 848-854, DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2015-0344.
  • Behrens, M., Brown, N., Bollinger, R., Bubeck, D., Mau-Moeller, A., Weippert, M., Zschorlich, V., Bruhn, S., Alt, W. (2016). Relationship between muscle volume and contractile properties of the human knee extensors. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, 41 (1), 110-113, DOI: 10.1139/apnm-2015-0378.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Mueller, K., Heise, S., Gube, M., Beuster, N., Herlyn, P., Fischer, D.-C., Bruhn, S. (2016). Plyometric training improves voluntary activation and strength during isometric, concentric and eccentric contractions. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 19 (2), 170-176, DOI: 10.1016/j.jsams.2015.01.011.
  • Felser, S., Behrens, M., Fischer, S., Heise, S., Bäumler, M., Salomon, R., Bruhn, S. (2016). Relationship between strength qualities and short track speed skating performance in young athletes. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 26 (2), 165-171, DOI: 10.1111/sms.12429.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Wassermann, F., Plewka, A., Bader, R., Bruhn, S. (2015). Repetitive jumping and sprinting until exhaustion alters hamstring reflex responses and tibial translation in males and females. Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 33 (11), 1687-1692, DOI: 10.1002/jor.22935.
  • Thürkow, C., Behrens, M., Weippert, M. (2015). Schüler- und Jugendleistungen Deutschlands bester Mittelstreckenläufer – Eine Analyse der vergangenen 25 Jahre. Leistungssport, 45 (5), 28-32.
  • Stöckel, T., Jacksteit, R., Behrens, M., Skripitz, R.,  Bader, R., Mau-Moeller, A. (2015). The mental representation of the human gait in young and older adults. Frontiers in Psychology, 6:943, DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00943.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Weippert, M., Fuhrmann, J. Wegner, K., Bader, R. Skripitz, R., Bruhn, S. (2015). Caffeine-induced increase in voluntary activation and strength of the quadriceps muscle during isometric, concentric and eccentric contractions. Scientific Reports, 5:10209, DOI: 10.1038/srep10209.
  • Weippert, M., Behrens, M., Gonschorek, R., Bruhn, S., Behrens, K. (2015). Muscular contraction mode differently affects autonomic control during heart rate matched exercise. Frontiers in Physiology, 6:156, DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2015.00156.
  • Behrens, M., Weippert, M., Wassermann, F., Bader, R., Bruhn, S., Mau-Moeller, A. (2015). Neuromuscular function and fatigue resistance of the plantar flexors following short-term cycling endurance training. Frontiers in Physiology, 6:145, DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2015.00145.
  • Weippert, M., Behrens, K., Rieger, A., Kumar, M., Behrens, M. (2015). Effects of different breathing patterns and light exercise on linear and nonlinear heart rate variability. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, 40 (8), 762-768, DOI: 10.1139/apnm-2014-0493.
  • Reuter, E.-M., Behrens, M., Zschorlich, V. (2015). Age-related differences in corticomotor facilitation indicate dedifferentiation in motor planning. Experimental Gerontology, 65, 79-84, DOI: 10.1016/j.exger.2015.03.008.
  • Holl, N., Wuebbenhorst, K., Behrens, M., Zschorlich, V. (2015). The effect of age on coordination of stabilization during changing environmental dynamics. Brain Research, 1604, 98-106, DOI: 10.1016/j.brainres.2015.01.021.
  • Felser, S., Behrens, M., Bruhn, S. (2015). Ein Modellansatz zur Aufklärung der Leistungsstruktur beim Short Track. Leistungssport, 45 (2), 17-23.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Wassermann, F., Bader, R., Bruhn, S. (2015). Effect of balance training on neuromuscular function at rest and during isometric maximum voluntary contraction. European  Journal of Applied Physiology, 115 (5), 1075-1085, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-014-3089-1.
  • Mau-Moeller, A., Behrens, M., Felser, S., Bruhn, S., Mittelmeier, W., Bader, R., Skripitz, R. (2015). Modulation and predictors of periprosthetic bone mineral density following total knee arthroplasty. BioMed Research International, Article ID 418168, DOI: 10.1155/2015/418168.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Heise, S., Skripitz, R., Bader, R., Bruhn, S. (2015). Alteration in neuromuscular function of the plantar flexors following caffeine ingestion. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 25 (1), e50-e58,DOI: 10.1111/sms.12243.
  • Mau-Moeller, A., Bader, R., Bruhn, S., Behrens, M. (2015). The relationship between lean mass and contractile properties of the quadriceps in elderly and young adults. Gerontology, 61 (4), 350-354,DOI:10.1159/000368656.
  • Weippert, M., Behrens, M., Rieger, A., Behrens, K. (2014). Sample entropy and traditional measures of heart rate dynamics reveal different modes of cardiovascular control during low intensity exercise. Entropy, 16 (11), 5698-5711.
  • Mau-Moeller, A. Behrens, M., Finze, S., Bruhn, S., Bader, R., Mittelmeier, W. (2014). The effect of continuous passive motion and sling exercise training on clinical and functional outcomes following total knee arthroplasty: a randomized active-controlled clinical study. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 12:68, DOI: 10.1186/1477-7525-12-68.
  • Warmuth, R., Behrens, M., Dahl, R, Ehrt, K., Pau, H.-W., Salomon, R. (2014). Automatic detection of the electrical elicited stapedius reflex by evaluation of its electromyographic signals. Engineering, 6 (4), 169-176.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Bruhn, S. (2014). Effect of plyometric training on neural and mechanical properties of the knee extensor muscles. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 35 (2), 101-109.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Wassermann, F., Bruhn, S. (2013). Effect of fatigue on hamstring reflex responses and posterior-anterior tibial translation in men and women. Plos One, 8 (2), e56988.
  • Mau-Moeller, A.*, Behrens, M.*, Lindner, T., Bader, R., Bruhn, S. (2013). Age-related changes in neuromuscular function of the quadriceps muscle in physically active adults. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 23 (3), 640-648. (* authors contributed equally to this work)
  • Felser, S., Mau-Möller, A., Behrens, M., Bäumler, M., Bruhn, S. (2012). Adaptationen der Kraftfähigkeiten, der neuromuskulären Aktivierung und der Kurvenlaufzeit infolge eines kombinierten Balance- und Krafttrainings bei Short-Track-Kaderathleten. Leistungssport, 42 (6), 53-56.
  • Schubert, R., Schwoebel, H., Mau-Moeller, A., Behrens, M., Fuchs, P., Sklortz, M., Schubert, J.K., Bruhn, S., Miekisch, W. (2012). Metabolic monitoring and assessment of anaerobic threshold by means of breath biomarkers. Metabolomics, 8 (6), 1069-1080.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Bruhn, S. (2012). Effect of exercise-induced muscle damage on neuromuscular function of the quadriceps muscle. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 33 (8), 600-606.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Zschorlich, V., Bruhn, S. (2011). Repetitive peripheral magnetic stimulation (15 Hz RPMS) of the human soleus muscle did not affect spinal excitability. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine, 10, 39-44.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Laabs, H., Felser, S., Bruhn, S. (2010). Combined sensorimotor and resistance training for young short track speed skaters: A case study. Isokinetics and Exercise Science, 18 (4), 193-200.

Book chapter

  • Bader, A., Behrens, M., Husmann, F., Holl, N., Bruhn, S., Felser, S. (2019). Leistungsdeterminierende Faktoren und Auswirkungen von differenten Trainingsinterventionen bei Short Track Elite- und Nachwuchsathleten. In: Bundesinstitut für Sportwissenschaft (Hrsg.), Jahrbuch Forschungsförderung. (eingereicht)
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Fischer, D.-C., Bruhn, S. (2015). Auswirkungen eines plyometrischen Trainings auf die neuromuskuläre Funktion und den Knochenstoffwechsel. In: Bundesinstitut für Sportwissenschaft (Hrsg.), Jahrbuch Forschungsförderung 2014/2015 (S. 67-75). Köln: Sportverlag Strauß.
  • Felser, S., Fischer, S., Behrens, M., Heinrich, E., Salomon, R., Bruhn, S. (2015). Entwicklung und Evaluation eines Messschlittschuhs für die Sportart Short Track. In: Bundesinstitut für Sportwissenschaft (Hrsg.), Jahrbuch Forschungsförderung 2014/2015 (S. 241-245). Köln: Sportverlag Strauß.
  • Behrens, M., Felser, S., Heise, S., Gube, M., Beuster, N., Bruhn, S., Mau-Möller, A. (2015). Einfluss eines plyometrischen Trainings auf die willkürliche Aktivierung und das maximale Drehmoment bei isometrischen, konzentrischen und exzentrischen Kontraktionen. In: Arampatzis, A., Mersmann, F., Bohm, S., Marzilger, R. (Hrsg.), Active Health: Bewegung ist gesund (S. 66-75). Schriften der Deutschen Vereinigung für Sportwissenschaft, Band 252, Hamburg: Feldhaus Verlag.
  • Mau-Möller, A., Felser, S., Bruhn, S., Mittelmeier, W., Bader, R., Skripitz, R., Behrens, M. (2015). Modulation und Prädiktoren der periprothetischen Knochendichte nach Knieendoprothesenimplantation. In: Arampatzis, A., Mersmann, F., Bohm, S., Marzilger, R. (Hrsg.), Active Health: Bewegung ist gesund (S. 113-121). Schriften der Deutschen Vereinigung für Sportwissenschaft, Band 252, Hamburg: Feldhaus Verlag.
  • Felser, S., Behrens, M., Fischer, S., Bruhn, S. (2015). Veränderung der Maximalkraft und Muskelaktivierung in Abhängigkeit von den Freiheitsgraden und Zusammenhang mit den Laufleistungen bei Short Track Nachwuchsathleten. In: Arampatzis, A., Mersmann, F., Bohm, S., Marzilger, R. (Hrsg.), Active Health: Bewegung ist gesund (S. 76-80). Schriften der Deutschen Vereinigung für Sportwissenschaft, Band 252, Hamburg: Feldhaus Verlag.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Wassermann, F., Bruhn, S. (2014). Sensomotorische Regulationsmechanismen unter Ermüdungsbedingungen. In: Bundesinstitut für Sportwissenschaft (Hrsg.), Jahrbuch Forschungsförderung 2012/2013 (S. 43-49). Köln: Sportverlag Strauß.
  • Laabs, H., Behrens, M., Bruhn, S. (2009). The effects of a combined sensorimotor and strength training on selective muscles of the ankle joint: Adaptations in muscle strength and neuromuscular activation. In: Hökelmann, A., Witte, K., O’Donoghue, P. (Eds.), Current trends in Performance Analysis (S. 276-279). Aachen: Shaker Verlag.

Scientific abstracts (peer-reviewed)

  • Felser, S., Behrens, M., Rhode, K., Liese, J., Strüder, D., Junghanss, C., Große-Thie, C. (2019). Effects of a 12-week low to moderate intensity exercise intervention on physical function and quality of life in head and neck cancer survivors. Jahrestagung der Deutschen, Österreichischen und Schweizerischen Gesellschaften für Hämatologie und Medizinische Onkologie, Berlin. (submitted)  
  • Behrens, M., Zschorlich, V., Mittlmeier, T., Bruhn, S., Husmann, F. (2019). Impact of blood flow restriction exercise on muscle fatigue development and recovery. ECSS’ 19, 24th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Prague. (accepted)
  • Gube, M., Weippert, M., Feldhege, F., Mittlmeier, T., Bruhn, S., Behrens, M. (2019). Influence of cognitive interference tasks on gait performance before and after sustained cognitive activity in older adults. ECSS’ 19, 24th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Prague. (accepted)
  • Gube, M., Weippert, M., Feldhege, F., Bruhn, S.,Behrens, M. (2019). Einfluss kognitiver Interferenzaufgaben auf die Gangleistung vor und nach einer anhaltenden kognitiven Aktivität bei älteren Erwachsenen. Wissenschaft in Anwendung bringen; Jahrestagung der dvs-Sektion Biomechanik, Konstanz, Proceedings der DVS-Jahrestagung Biomechanik 2019, 130-131.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Lischke, A., Gube, M., Zschorlich, V., Weippert, M. (2019). Mentale Ermüdung erhöht die Dual-Task-Gangvariabilität bei älteren Menschen. Wissenschaft in Anwendung bringen; Jahrestagung der dvs-Sektion Biomechanik, Konstanz, Proceedings der DVS-Jahrestagung Biomechanik 2019, 77-78. 
  • Gube, M., Weippert, M., Feldhege, F., Bruhn, S., Behrens, M. (2019). Einfluss kognitiver Interferenzaufgaben auf die Gangleistung vor und nach einer anhaltenden kognitiven Aktivität bei jungen Erwachsenen. 11. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Biomechanik (DGfB), Berlin, Abstractband, 77.
  • Felser, S., Lampe, H., Rhode, K., Behrens, M., Henze, L., Große-Thie, C., Murua Escobar, H., Junghanß, C. (2018). Motivation for exercise of cancer patients in Rostock and surrounding area and the necessary environment for physical activities. Jahrestagung der Deutschen, Österreichischen und Schweizerischen Gesellschaften für Hämatologie und Medizinische Onkologie, Wien, Oncology Research and Treatment, 41 (Suppl. 4), P660, 223, DOI: 10.1159/000492737.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Lischke, A., Katlun, F., Gube, M., Zschorlich, V., Skripitz, R., Weippert, M. (2018). Mental fatigue increases gait variability during dual-task walking in old adults. ECSS’ 18, 23rd Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Dublin, Book of Abstracts, 658.
  • Gube, M., Weippert, M., Knaack, F., Bruhn, S., Behrens, M. (2018). Influence of different concurrent cognitive tasks on gait variability before and after sustained cognitive activity in young adults. ECSS’ 18, 23rd Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Dublin, Book of Abstracts, 686-687.
  • Husmann, F., Mittlmeier, T., Bruhn, S., Behrens, M. (2018). Dietary nitrate supplementation attenuates muscle fatigue by preserving muscle oxygenation and contractile function. ECSS’ 18, 23rd Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Dublin, Book of Abstracts, 223-224.
  • Behrens, K., Weippert, M., Behrens, M. (2018). Preventing falls in elderly people – Development and evaluation of a 10-week health sports program for a local public activity trail. ECSS’ 18, 23rd Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Dublin, Book of Abstracts, 190-191.
  • Behrens, M., Husmann, F., Mau-Möller, A., Schlegel, J., Weippert, M., Zschorlich, V. (2017). Die neuromuskulären Eigenschaften der Handgelenkflexoren in Abhängigkeit vom Handgelenkwinkel. 23. Sportwissenschaftlicher Hochschultag der Deutschen Vereinigung für Sportwissenschaft 2017, München, Abstracts, 166.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Lischke, A., Katlun, F., Zschorlich, V. Weippert, M. (2017). Mentale Ermüdung erhöht die Dual-Task-Gangvariabilität bei älteren Menschen. 23. Sportwissenschaftlicher Hochschultag der Deutschen Vereinigung für Sportwissenschaft 2017, München, Abstracts, 330.
  • Weippert, M., Rickler, M., Behrens, M., Bruhn, S., Lischke, A. (2017). Körperliche Beanspruchung und moralisches Entscheidungsverhalten – Belastungsintensität beeinflusst die moralische Bewertung. 23. Sportwissenschaftlicher Hochschultag der Deutschen Vereinigung für Sportwissenschaft 2017, München, Abstracts, 303.
  • Mau-Moeller, A., Junge, M., Hamm, A., Behrens, M., Weippert, M., Dreyer, T., Feldhege, F., Lischke, A. (2017). Freezing in response to untrustworthy individuals. 43. Tagung Psychologie und Gehirn 2017, Trier, Abstractband, 34.
  • Weippert, M., Behrens, K., Zschorlich, V., Behrens, M. (2017). Interne und externe Validität von 60-Sekunden Herzratenvariabilitäts-Indizes. 7. Internationales Symposium Herzfrequenzvariabilität: Methoden und Anwendungen in der Sportwissenschaft, Arbeits- und Intensivmedizin sowie Kardiologie, Halle, Abstractband, 10.
  • Weippert, M., Behrens, M., Zschorlich, V., Behrens, K. (2017). Unterschiede der vagalen Herzratenmodulation bei dynamischer Ganzkörperarbeit in der Belastungs- und Erholungsphase – Untersuchungen bei vergleichbarer Herzrate. 7. Internationales Symposium Herzfrequenzvariabilität: Methoden und Anwendungen in der Sportwissenschaft, Arbeits- und Intensivmedizin sowie Kardiologie, Halle, Abstractband, 9-10.
  • Jacksteit, R., Mau-Moeller, A., Behrens, M., Bader, R., Mittelmeier, W., Skripitz, R., Stöckel, T. (2017). Effects of severe knee osteoarthrosis on the gait-specific movement representation in long-term memory. 32. Jahreskongress der Gesellschaft für Orthopädisch-Traumatologische Sportmedizin (GOTS), Berlin, Programm, 54.
  • Behrens, M., Weippert, M., Husmann F., Bruhn, S., Zschorlich, V., Mau-Moeller, A. (2016). Caffeine increased neural activation and strength of the knee extensors during isometric and dynamic muscle actions. 34th World Congress of Sports Medicine, Ljubljana, British Journal of Sports Medicine, 50 (Suppl 1), A51, DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2016-097120.90.
  • Husmann, F., Gube, M., Felser, S., Weippert, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Bruhn, S., Behrens, M. (2016). Quadriceps muscle fatigue after 2000-m rowing. 34th World Congress of Sports Medicine, Ljubljana, British Journal of Sports Medicine, 50 (Suppl 1), A50-A51, DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2016-097120.89.
  • Weippert, M., Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Felser, S., Husmann, F., Bruhn, S., Zschorlich, V., Behrens, K. (2016). Relationship between autonomic cardiac regulation at rest and indices of training load in recreational cyclists. 34th World Congress of Sports Medicine, Ljubljana, British Journal of Sports Medicine, 50 (Suppl 1), A64-A65, DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2016-097120.112.
  • Behrens, K., Weippert, M., Behrens, M., Lübke, J., Klinger, R. (2016). Location analysis of healthy sport programs and their reachability – services for the adult public and their health care in rural areas. 34th World Congress of Sports Medicine, Ljubljana, British Journal of Sports Medicine, 50 (Suppl 1), A54-A55, DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2016-097120.95.
  • Wuebbenhorst, K., Pannzek, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Behrens, M., Holl, N. (2016). Dynamic control during gait under single and dual-task situations in Williams syndrome. 27th Annual Meeting of the European Academy of Childhood Disability, Copenhagen, Denmark, Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 58 (S6), 46, DOI: 10.1111/dmcn.99_13241.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Weippert, M., Husmann, F., Herlyn, P., Bruhn, S., Mittlmeier, T., Schober, H.-C., Zschorlich, V., Fischer, D.-C. (2016). Effect of intensified step aerobics training on neural and muscular function of the plantar flexors in patients with osteoporosis. ECSS’ 16, 21th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Vienna, Abstracts, PO-CPP-31.
  • Husmann, F., Gube, M., Felser, S., Weippert, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Bruhn, S., Behrens, M. (2016). Voluntary activation of the quadriceps muscle is impaired following a 2000-m rowing time-trial in elite rowers. ECSS’ 16, 21th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Vienna, Abstracts, PO-CPP-13.
  • Weippert, M., Behrens, M., Bruhn, S., Behrens, K., Mau-Moeller, A., Husmann, F., Zschorlich, V. (2016). Very short-term HRV analysis to assess autonomic contributions to heart rate recovery after low intensity exercise. ECSS’ 16, 21th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Vienna, Abstracts, PO-CPP-18.
  • Mau-Moeller, A., Jacksteit, R., Feldhege, F., Weippert, M., Husmann, F., Mittelmeier, W., Bader, R., Skripitz, R., Behrens, M. (2016). Neuromuscular function of the quadriceps muscle in gonarthrosis patients. ECSS’ 16, 21th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Vienna, Abstracts, PO-CPP-12.
  • Behrens, K., Weippert, M., Behrens, M., Pudschun, U., Klinger, R. (2016). Location analysis of rehabilitation sport programs and their reachability - services for the elderly public and their health care in rural areas. ECSS’ 16, 21th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Vienna, Abstracts, PO-CPP-06.
  • Lischke, A., Behrens, M., Junge, M., Weippert, M., Hamm, A., Mau-Möller, A. (2016). Freezing in response to social threat in humans. 42. Tagung Psychologie und Gehirn 2016, Berlin, Abstractband, A64.
  • Lischke, A., Mau-Möller, A., Behrens, M., Junge, M., Wendt, J., Weymar, M., Hamm, A., Pahnke, R. (2016). Einfluss von oralen Kontrazeptiva und Menstruationszyklusphasen auf die Gesichtsverarbeitung von Frauen. 42. Tagung Psychologie und Gehirn 2016, Berlin.
  • Behrens, M., Karjalainen, J. P., Felser, S., Mau-Moeller, A., Weippert, M., Pollex, J., Skripitz, R., Herlyn, P. KE., Fischer, D.-C., Bruhn, S., Schober, H.-C., Zschorlich, V., Mittlmeier, T. (2016). Reliability and validity of the Bindex® ultrasound bone densitometer. World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases, Malaga, Spain, Osteoporosis International, 27 (S1), P860.
  • Herlyn, P., Behrens, M., Mittlmeier, T., Schober, H.-C., Martin, H., Bäumler, M., Bruhn, S., Fischer, D.-C. (2015). Altersadaptiertes Kraft-Ausdauertraining mit Osteoporosepatienten - Neues Interventionsprogramm für Senioren (die Rostocker ADONIS Studie). Deutscher Kongress für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Berlin, Meeting Abstract WI44-1127, DOI: 10.3205/15dkou298.
  • Mau-Möller, A., Behrens, M., Felser, S., Bruhn, S., Mittelmeier, W., Bader, R., Skripitz, R. (2015). Veränderung und Determinanten der periprothetischen Knochendichte nach Knieendoprothesenimplantation. Deutscher Kongress für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Berlin, Meeting Abstract WI22-817, DOI: 10.3205/15dkou106.
  • Herlyn, P., Behrens, M., Bäumler, M., Bruhn, S., Mittlmeier, T., Schober, H.-C., Fischer, D.-C. (2015). Altersadaptiertes Kraft-Ausdauertraining mit Osteoporosepatienten - Neues Interventionsprogramm für Senioren (die Rostocker ADONIS Studie). 63. Jahrestagung der Norddeutschen Orthopäden- und Unfallchirurgenvereinigung (NOUV) e. V., Hamburg, Programm, 70.
  • Behrens, M., Weippert, M., Fuhrmann, J., Bruhn, S., Mau-Moeller, A. (2015). Caffeine-induced increase in neural activation and strength of the quadriceps during isometric and dynamic contractions. American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Annual Meeting 2015, San Diego, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 47 (5S), 658, DOI: 10.1249/01.mss.0000478510.36831.ca.
  • Weippert, M., Behrens, K., Bruhn, S., Behrens, M. (2015). Co-activation vs. reciprocal antagonism: autonomic heart rate control during exercise depends on muscular contraction mode. American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Annual Meeting 2015, San Diego, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 47 (5S), 740, DOI: 10.1249/01.mss.0000478750.45111.33.
  • Behrens, M., Felser, S., Heise, S., Gube, M., Beuster, N., Bruhn, S., Mau-Möller, A. (2015). Einfluss eines plyometrischen Trainings auf die willkürliche Aktivierung und das maximale Drehmoment bei isometrischen, konzentrischen und exzentrischen Kontraktionen. Active Health: Bewegung ist gesund; Jahrestagung der dvs-Sektion Biomechanik, Berlin, Abstractband, 74.
  • Felser, S., Behrens, M., Fischer, S., Bruhn, S. (2015). Veränderung der Maximalkraft und Muskelaktivierung in Abhängigkeit von den Freiheitsgraden und Zusammenhang mit den Laufleistungen bei Short Track Nachwuchsathleten. Active Health: Bewegung ist gesund; Jahrestagung der dvs-Sektion Biomechanik, Berlin, Abstractband, 108.
  • Mau-Möller, A., Felser, S., Bruhn, S., Mittelmeier, W., Bader, R., Skripitz, R., Behrens, M. (2015). Modulation und Prädiktoren der periprothetischen Knochendichte nach Knieendoprothesenimplantation. Active Health: Bewegung ist gesund, Jahrestagung der dvs-Sektion Biomechanik, Berlin, Abstractband, 88.
  • Behrens, M., Schober, H.C., Bruhn, S., Fischer, D.-C., Mittlmeier, T. (2015). Ein modifiziertes Step-Aerobic Training verbessert die neuromuskuläre Funktion von Osteoporose-PatientInnen. Kongress OSTEOLOGIE, Berlin, Osteologie 24 (1), A38.
  • Wübbenhorst, K., Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, M., Bader, R., Bruhn, S., Holl, N. (2014). Motor characteristics and physiotherapeutic interventions in Williams-Beuren Syndrome during development. European Williams-Beuren Syndrome Conference (EWSC), Budapest, Hungary.
  • Wübbenhorst, K., Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, M., Bader, R., Bruhn, S., Holl, N. (2014). Motorische Besonderheiten und physiotherapeutische Interventionen beim Williams-Beuren Syndrom in der Entwicklung. Bundeskongress Physiotherapie, Berlin. Tagungsprogramm, 13.
  • Fischer, D.-C., Behrens, M., Kilb, J., Müller, K., Schleese, L., Bäumler, M., Martin, H., Herlyn, P., Mittlmeier, T., Schober, C., Bruhn, S. (2014). Altersadaptiertes Kraft-Ausdauertraining mit Osteoporose-Patienten – Neues Interventionsprogramm für Senioren. Kongress OSTEOLOGIE, München, Osteologie 23 (Suppl.1), 5.
  • Opitz, S., Mau-Möller, A., Behrens, M., Höppner, J. (2013). Untersuchung der Effekte eines bewegungstherapeutischen Programms auf Parameter der Motorik sowie zirkadianen Rhythmik bei Patienten mit Alzheimer Demenz. 72. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Nervenheilkunde des Landes Mecklenburg-Vorpommern e. V., Güstrow, Abstractband, 22.
  • Bruhn, S., Fischer, D.-C., Behrens, M., Bäumler, M., Martin, H., Herlyn, P., Mittlmeier, T., Schober, C. (2013). Standardisiertes Training zur Stärkung der muskuloskeletalen Einheit und zur Fraktur- und Sturzprävention bei betagten Osteoporose-Patient_innen. 21. Sportwissenschaftlicher Hochschultag der Deutschen Vereinigung für Sportwissenschaft, Konstanz, Programm, 42.
  • Mau-Moeller, A., Behrens, M., Lindner, T., Bader, R., Bruhn, S. (2013). Changes in neuromuscular function of the quadriceps muscle with aging. ISB 2013, XXIV Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Natal, Book of Abstracts, 218.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A. Wassermann, F., Bruhn, S. (2013). Effect of fatigue on hamstring reflex responses and knee stability in men and women. ISB 2013, XXIV Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Natal, Book of Abstracts, 205.
  • Mau-Moeller, A., Behrens, M., Finze, S., Lindner, T., Mittelmeier, W., Bruhn, S., Bader, R. (2013). Effectiveness of passive and active knee joint mobilisation following total knee arthroplasty: Continuous passive motion vs. sling exercise training. TAR’ 13, 4th European Conference Technically Assisted Rehabilitation, Berlin, Proceedings, Session 1.
  • Warmuth, R., Salomon, R., Behrens, M. (2013). The Stapedius Reflex: Beyond its Visually Observable Binary On/Off Behavior. 16. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Audiologie, Rostock, Abstracts, 99.
  • Holl, N., Wuebbenhorst, K., Behrens, M., Zschorlich, V. (2012). Effect of age on neuromuscular coordination strategies during stable and unstable environmental interactions. ECSS’ 12, 17th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Bruges, Book of Abstracts, 542.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Moeller, A., Pohlenz, B., Bruhn, S. (2012). Neural adaptation to plyometric training. ECSS’ 12, 17th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Bruges, Book of Abstracts, 615-616.
  • Mau-Möller, A., Behrens, M., Bruhn, S. (2012). Die Bedeutung von H-Reflex und M-Welle für die Evaluation von Training und Bewegung. NeuroMotion 2012 - Aufmerksamkeit, Automatisierung, Adaptation; 9. gemeinsames Symposium der dvs-Sektionen Biomechanik, Sportmotorik und Trainingswissenschaft, Münster, Book of Abstracts, 67.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Bruhn, S. (2012). Die neuromuskuläre Funktion des M. quadriceps nach kontraktionsinduzierter Muskelverletzung. NeuroMotion 2012 - Aufmerksamkeit, Automatisierung, Adaptation; 9. gemeinsames Symposium der dvs-Sektionen Biomechanik, Sportmotorik und Trainingswissenschaft, Münster Book of Abstracts, 100.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Wassermann, F., Bruhn, S. (2011). Effect of delayed-onset muscle soreness on maximum voluntary torque, voluntary activation, H reflexes and twitch responses of the quadriceps muscle. ECSS’ 11, 16th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Liverpool, Abstracts, 367.
  • Mau-Möller, A., Behrens, M., Bader, R., Bruhn, S. (2011). Functional outcome and activity level after total knee arthroplasty. ECSS’ 11, 16th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Liverpool, Abstracts, 82.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Werner, D., Bruhn, S. (2011). Fatigue after running modulated specific reflex components of the thigh muscles but did not affect posterior-anterior tibial translation. ECSS’ 11, 16th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Liverpool, Abstracts, 165.
  • Mau-Möller, A., Behrens, M., Werner, D., Bruhn, S. (2010). Contractile changes in the quadriceps muscle with aging. Neuroscience 2010, 40th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, California, Final Program Sunday 181.11, 48.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Werner, D., Bruhn, S. (2010). Aging does not affect voluntary activation of the quadriceps muscle during isometric contractions. Neuroscience 2010, 40th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, California, Final Program Sunday 181.10, 48.
  • Mau-Möller, A., Behrens, M., Werner, D., Bruhn, S. (2010). Age-related differences in contractile properties of the quadriceps muscle. ECSS’ 10, 15th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Antalya, Abstracts, 653.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Werner, D., Bruhn, S. (2010). The age-related reduction of maximal voluntary strength of the quadriceps is not associated with modulation in voluntary activation. ECSS’ 10, 15th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Antalya, Abstracts, 652.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Zschorlich, V., Bruhn, S. (2008). Alteration of the Hmax/Mmax-ratio following magnetic stimulation of the human soleus muscle. Sportmedica 2008, 5th Congress of the European Interdisciplinary Society for clinical and sports applications (EISCSA), Luxemburg. Isokinetics and Exercise Science 16 (3), 181.
  • Laabs, H., Behrens, M., Bruhn, S. (2008). Adaptations in muscle strength and neuromuscular activation of selective muscles of the ankle joint following a combined sensorimotor and strength training. Sportmedica 2008, 5th Congress of the European Interdisciplinary Society for clinical and sports applications (EISCSA), Luxemburg, Isokinetics and Exercise Science 16 (3), 181-182.
  • Laabs, H., Behrens, M., Bruhn, S. (2008). The effects of a combined sensorimotor and strength training on selective muscles of the ankle joint: Adaptations in muscle strength and neuromuscular activation. WCPAS’08, 8thWorld Congress of Performance Analysis of Sport, Magdeburg, Abstracts, 72.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Zschorlich, V., Bruhn, S. (2008). Increased Hmax/Mmax-ratio induced by magnetic stimulation of the human soleus muscle. ECSS’ 08, 13th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Estoril, Abstracts, 148.
  • Behrens, M., Mau-Möller, A., Laabs, H., Bruhn, S. (2008). Differential strength and neuromuscular adaptations following combined sensorimotor and strength training in young short track elite athletes and students. ECSS’ 08, 13th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Estoril, Abstracts, 462.