Dr Luana Main

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Science, Univ. of Western Australia, 2005
Doctor of Philosophy, Univ. of Western Australia, 2010
Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2012

Publications

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2016

The impact of sleep restriction while performing simulated physical firefighting work on cortisol and heart rate responses

Mr Alexander Wolkow, Dr Brad Aisbett, Dr John Reynolds, Prof Sally Ferguson, Dr Luana Main

(2016), Vol. 89, pp. 461-475, International archives of occupational and environmental health, Berlin, Germany, C1

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Monitoring the athlete training response: subjective self-reported measures trump commonly used objective measures: a systematic review

Ms Anna Saw, Dr Luana Main, A/Prof Paul Gastin

(2016), Vol. 50, pp. 1-13, British journal of sports medicine, London, Eng., C1

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Acute psychophysiological relationships between mood, inflammatory and cortisol changes in response to simulated physical firefighting work and sleep restriction

Mr Alexander Wolkow, Dr Brad Aisbett, A/Prof John Reynolds, Prof Sally Ferguson, Dr Luana Main

(2016), Vol. 41, pp. 165-180, Applied psychophysiology and biofeedback, Berlin, Germany, C1

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The acute physiological stress response to an emergency alarm and mobilization during the day and at night

Miss Sarah Hall, Dr Brad Aisbett, Mr Jamie Tait, Dr Anne Turner, Prof Sally Ferguson, Dr Luana Main

(2016), Vol. 18, pp. 150-156, Noise & health, Mumbai, India, C1

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Health and well-being in maritime pilotage: exploring the factors that matter

Timothy Chambers, Dr Luana Main

(2016), pp. 1-8, Ergoship 2016: Shaping shipping for people. Maritime Human Factors Conference, Canberra, A.C.T., E1

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Utility of the multi-component training distress scale to monitor swimmers during periods of training overload

Dr Luana Main, Dr Stuart Warmington, Emily Korn, A/Prof Paul Gastin

(2016), Vol. 24, pp. 269-280, Research in sports medicine, London, Eng., C1

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2015

Convergent validity of a novel method for quantifying rowing training loads

Miss Jacqueline Tran, Dr Anthony Rice, Dr Luana Main, A/Prof Paul Gastin

(2015), Vol. 33, pp. 268-276, Journal of sports sciences, Abingdon, England, C1

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The role of a self-report measure in athlete preparation

Ms Anna Saw, Dr Luana Main, A/Prof Paul Gastin

(2015), Vol. 29, pp. 685-691, Journal of strength and conditioning research, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

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Monitoring athletes through self-report: factors influencing implementation

Ms Anna Saw, Dr Luana Main, A/Prof Paul Gastin

(2015), Vol. 14, pp. 137-146, Journal of sports science and medicine, Bursa, Turkey, C1

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Effects of work-related sleep restriction on acute physiological and psychological stress responses and their interactions: A review among emergency service personnel

Mr Alexander Wolkow, Prof Sally Ferguson, Dr Brad Aisbett, Dr Luana Main

(2015), Vol. 28, pp. 183-208, International journal of occupational medicine and environmental health, Warsaw, Poland, C1

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The impact of sleep restriction and simulated physical firefighting work on acute inflammatory stress responses

Mr Alexander Wolkow, Prof Sally Ferguson, Miss Grace Vincent, Miss Brianna Larsen, Dr Brad Aisbett, Dr Luana Main

(2015), Vol. 10, pp. 1-17, PLoS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1

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Profiling the training practices and performance of elite rowers

Miss Jacqueline Tran, Dr Anthony Rice, Dr Luana Main, A/Prof Paul Gastin

(2015), Vol. 10, pp. 572-580, International journal of sports physiology and performance, Champaign, Ill., C1-1

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Impact of sport context and support on the use of a self-report measure for athlete monitoring

Ms Anna Saw, Dr Luana Main, A/Prof Paul Gastin

(2015), Vol. 14, pp. 732-739, Journal of sports science & medicine, Bursa, Turkey, C1

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Relationships between inflammatory cytokine and cortisol responses in firefighters exposed to simulated wildfire suppression work and sleep restriction

Mr Alexander Wolkow, Dr Brad Aisbett, A/Prof John Reynolds, Prof Sally Ferguson, Dr Luana Main

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 1-14, Physiological reports, London, Eng., C1

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Symptoms of fatigue and coping strategies in maritime pilotage

Timothy Chambers, Dr Luana Main

(2015), Vol. 66, pp. 43-48, International maritime health, Gdynia, Poland, C1

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2014

Development and implementation of a novel measure for quantifying training loads in rowing : the T2minute method

Miss Jacqueline Tran, Dr Anthony Rice, Dr Luana Main, A/Prof Paul Gastin

(2014), Vol. 28, pp. 1172-1180, Journal of strength and conditioning research, Philadelphia, PA, C1

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Training distress and performance readiness : laboratory and field validation of a brief self-report measure

J. Robert Grove, Dr Luana Main, Kathleen Partridge, David Bishop, Skye Russell, Leah Ferguson

(2014), Vol. 24, pp. 483-490, Scandinavian journal of medicine & science in sports, Malden, Mass., C1

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2013

Stressors, Recovery Processes, and Manifestations of Training Distress in Dance

J. Robert Grove, Dr Luana Main, Lucinda Sharp

(2013), Vol. 17, pp. 70-78, Journal of Dance Medicine and Science, Andover, N.J., C1

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Kinanthropometric differences between 1997 World championship junior elite and 2011 national junior elite triathletes

Grant J. Landers, Kuan Boon Ong, Timothy Ackland, Brian Blanksby, Dr Luana Main, Darren Smith

(2013), Vol. 16, pp. 444-449, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2012

Overtraining or burnout : a training and psycho-behavioural case study

Dr Luana Main, Grant J. Landers

(2012), Vol. 7, pp. 23-31, International journal of sports science and coaching, Essex, England, C1

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Curate, promote, network, mentor: using Web 2.0 tools to guide postgraduate students and support researchers in training

Miss Jacqueline Tran, Dr Luana Main, Dr Brad Aisbett

(2012), pp. 1-1, Deakin Teaching and Learning Conference 2012, Melbourne, Vic., E1-1

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2010

Training patterns and negative health outcomes in triathlon : longitudinal observations across a full competitive season

Dr Luana Main, Grant J. Landers, J. Robert Grove, Brian Dawson, Carmel Goodman

(2010), Vol. 50, pp. 475-485, Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness, Turin, Italy, C1-1

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Relationship between inflammatory cytokines and self-report measures of training overload

Dr Luana Main, Brian Dawson, Kathy Heel, Robert J. Grove, Grant J. Landers, Carmel Goodman

(2010), Vol. 18, pp. 127-139, Research in sports medicine : an international journal, Philadelphia, Pa., C1-1

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2009

A multi-component assessment model for monitoring training distress among athletes

Dr Luana Main, J. Robert Grove

(2009), Vol. 9, pp. 195-202, European journal of sport science, Abingdon, England, C1-1

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Impact of training on changes in perceived stress and cytokine production

Dr Luana Main, Brian Dawson, Robert J. Grove, Grant J. Landers, Carmel Goodman

(2009), Vol. 17, pp. 112-123, Research in sports medicine : an international journal, Philadelphia, Pa., C1-1

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Cytokines and self-report measures of well-being in rowing

Dr Luana Main, Brian Dawson, J. Robert Grove, Grant J. Landers

(2009), pp. 1-1, ISSP 2009 : 12th International Society of Sport Psychology World Congress 2009, Lisbon, Portugal, E1-1

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Training patterns and injury in triathlon

Dr Luana Main, Brian Dawson, J. Robert Grove, Grant J. Landers

(2009), pp. 1-1, ISSP 2009 : 12th International Society of Sport Psychology World Congress 2009, Lisbon, Portugal, E1-1

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Effectiveness of a psychological skills training program for youth equestrian riders

T Chambers, Dr Luana Main, A Mankad, J Longbottom, D Gucciardi, S Gordon

(2009), pp. 1-1, ISSP 2009 : 12th International Society of Sport Psychology World Congress 2009, Lisbon, Portugal, E1-1

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