Faculty of Biological Sciences

Dr Bryan Taylor

University Academic Fellow in Cardiovascular Exercise Medicine
School of Biomedical Sciences

Contact:  Garstang 5.59, +44(0) 113 34 30482, email address for  

Faculty Research and Innovation

Modules taught

SPSC3321 - Advanced Exercise Physiology

Dr Karen Birch  (Head of the School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Reader in Exercise Science)

Endothelial integrity, female reproductive hormones, exercise and cardiovascular disease 

Postgraduates

Tim Hardy (Primary supervisor) 60% FTE

Taylor BJ, Stewart GM, Marck JW, Summerfield DT, Issa AN, Johnson BD Interstitial lung fluid balance in healthy lowlanders exposed to high-altitude Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology 243 77-85, 2017
DOI:10.1016/j.resp.2017.05.010
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Chase SC, Taylor BJ, Cross TJ, Coffman KE, Olson LJ, Johnson BD Influence of Thoracic Fluid Compartments on Pulmonary Congestion in Chronic Heart Failure Journal of Cardiac Failure -, 2017
DOI:10.1016/j.cardfail.2017.07.394

Coffman KE, Chase SC, Taylor BJ, Johnson BD The blood transfer conductance for nitric oxide: Infinite vs. finiteθNO. Respir Physiol Neurobiol 241 45-52, 2017
DOI:10.1016/j.resp.2016.12.007
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Coffman KE, Carlson AR, Miller AD, Johnson BD, Taylor BJ The effect of aging and cardiorespiratory fitness on the lung diffusing capacity response to exercise in healthy humans Journal of Applied Physiology 122 1425-1434, 2017
DOI:10.1152/japplphysiol.00694.2016
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Taylor BJ, Snyder EM, Richert ML, Wheatley CM, Chase SC, Olson LJ, Johnson BD Effect ofβ2-adrenergic receptor stimulation on lung fluid in stable heart failure patients. J Heart Lung Transplant 36 418-426, 2017
DOI:10.1016/j.healun.2016.09.008
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Issa AN, Herman NM, Wentz RJ, Taylor BJ, Summerfield DC, Johnson BD Association of Cognitive Performance with Time at Altitude, Sleep Quality, and Acute Mountain Sickness Symptoms Wilderness&Environmental Medicine 27 371-378, 2016
DOI:10.1016/j.wem.2016.04.008
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Chase SC, Wheatley CM, Olson LJ, Beck KC, Wentz RJ, Snyder EM, Taylor BJ, Johnson BD Impact of chronic systolic heart failure on lung structure–function relationships in large airways Physiological Reports 4 -, 2016
DOI:10.14814/phy2.12867
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Coffman KE, Taylor BJ, Wheatley CM, Carlson AR, Fermoyle CC, Ziegler BL, Johnson BD Effect of Exercise on Pulmonary Arterial Capacitance in Heart Failure Medicine&Science in Sports&Exercise 48 480-480, 2016
DOI:10.1249/01.mss.0000486442.97105.86

Taylor BJ, Coffman KE, Summerfield DT, Issa AN, Kasak AJ, Johnson BD Pulmonary capillary reserve and exercise capacity at high altitude in healthy humans European Journal of Applied Physiology 116 427-437, 2016
DOI:10.1007/s00421-015-3299-1

Coffman KE, Taylor BJ, Carlson AR, Wentz RJ, Johnson BD Optimizing the calculation of D<inf>M,CO</inf>and V<inf>C</inf>via the single breath single oxygen tension DL<inf>CO/NO</inf>method Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology 221 19-29, 2016
DOI:10.1016/j.resp.2015.10.016

Taylor BJ, Smetana MR, Frantz RP, Johnson BD Submaximal Exercise Pulmonary Gas Exchange in Left Heart Disease Patients with Different Forms of Pulmonary Hypertension Journal of Cardiac Failure 21 647-655, 2015
DOI:10.1016/j.cardfail.2015.04.003

Taylor BJ, Carlson AR, Miller AD, Johnson BD Exercise-induced interstitial pulmonary edema at sea-level in young and old healthy humans Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology 191 17-25, 2014
DOI:10.1016/j.resp.2013.10.012
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Kim CH, Cha YM, Shen WK, Maccarter DJ, Taylor BJ, Johnson BD Effects of atrioventricular and interventricular delays on gas exchange during exercise in patients with heart failure Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 33 397-403, 2014
DOI:10.1016/j.healun.2014.01.855
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West CR, Taylor BJ, Campbell IG, Romer LM Effects of inspiratory muscle training on exercise responses in Paralympic athletes with cervical spinal cord injury Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports 24 764-772, 2014
DOI:10.1111/sms.12070
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Miller AD, Taylor BJ, Johnson BD Energy expenditure and intensity levels during a 6170-m summit in the karakoram mountains Wilderness and Environmental Medicine 24 337-344, 2013
DOI:10.1016/j.wem.2013.06.009
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Taylor BJ, How SC, Romer LM Expiratory muscle fatigue does not regulate operating lung volumes during high-intensity exercise in healthy humans Journal of Applied Physiology 114 1569-1576, 2013
DOI:10.1152/japplphysiol.00066.2013
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Taylor BJ, Olson TP, Kim CH, MacCarter D, Johnson BD Use of noninvasive gas exchange to track pulmonary vascular responses to exercise in heart failure Clinical Medicine Insights: Circulatory, Respiratory and Pulmonary Medicine 7 53-60, 2013
DOI:10.4137/CCRPM.S12178
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Taylor BJ, Mojica CR, Olson TP, Woods PR, Frantz RP, Johnson BD A possible role for systemic hypoxia in the reactive component of pulmonary hypertension in heart failure Journal of Cardiac Failure 19 50-59, 2013
DOI:10.1016/j.cardfail.2012.11.005
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Johnson MW, Taylor BJ, Hulsebus ML, Johnson BD, Snyder EM Hypoxia induced changes in lung fluid balance in humans is associated with beta-2 adrenergic receptor density on lymphocytes Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology 183 159-165, 2012
DOI:10.1016/j.resp.2012.06.004
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Taylor BJ, Snyder EM, Johnson BD Hypobaric vs. normobaric hypoxia: The lungs may be different Journal of Applied Physiology 112 1791-1792, 2012
DOI:10.1152/japplphysiol.00356.2012

Woods PR, Taylor BJ, Frantz RP, Johnson BD A pulmonary hypertension gas exchange severity (PH-GXS) score to assist with the assessment and monitoring of pulmonary arterial hypertension American Journal of Cardiology 109 1066-1072, 2012
DOI:10.1016/j.amjcard.2011.11.042
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Woods PR, Frantz RP, Taylor BJ, Olson TP, Johnson BD The usefulness of submaximal exercise gas exchange to define pulmonary arterial hypertension Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 30 1133-1142, 2011
DOI:10.1016/j.healun.2011.03.021
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Taylor BJ, Kjaergaard J, Snyder EM, Olson TP, Johnson BD Pulmonary capillary recruitment in response to hypoxia in healthy humans: A possible role for hypoxic pulmonary venoconstriction? Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology 177 98-107, 2011
DOI:10.1016/j.resp.2011.04.005
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Olson TP, Taylor BJ, Johnson BD The two-hour marathon: The importance of breathing economy Journal of Applied Physiology 110 291-, 2011
DOI:10.1152/japplphysiol.01259.2010

West CR, Taylor BJ, Campbell IG, Romer LM Validity of the international wheelchair basketball and rugby classification systems, 2010
DOI:10.3233/978-1-60750-080-3-393
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Taylor BJ, Woods PR, Wehrwein EA Modulation of the central chemoreflex magnitude by the peripheral chemoreceptors: A hyperadditive effect or are we barking up the wrong tree? Journal of Physiology 588 4857-4858, 2010
DOI:10.1113/jphysiol.2010.200246

Taylor BJ, Johnson BD The pulmonary circulation and exercise responses in the elderly Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 31 528-538, 2010
DOI:10.1055/s-0030-1265894
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Taylor BJ, West CR, Romer LM No effect of arm-crank exercise on diaphragmatic fatigue or ventilatory constraint in Paralympic athletes with cervical spinal cord injury Journal of Applied Physiology 109 358-366, 2010
DOI:10.1152/japplphysiol.00227.2010
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Taylor BJ, Romer LM Effect of expiratory resistive loading on inspiratory and expiratory muscle fatigue Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology 166 164-174, 2009
DOI:10.1016/j.resp.2009.03.002
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Taylor BJ, Romer LM Effect of expiratory muscle fatigue on exercise tolerance and locomotor muscle fatigue in healthy humans Journal of Applied Physiology 104 1442-1451, 2008
DOI:10.1152/japplphysiol.00428.2007
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How SC, McConnell AK, Taylor BJ, Romer LM Acute and chronic responses of the upper airway to inspiratory loading in healthy awake humans: An MRI study Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology 157 270-280, 2007
DOI:10.1016/j.resp.2007.01.008
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Taylor BJ, How SC, Romer LM Exercise-induced abdominal muscle fatigue in healthy humans Journal of Applied Physiology 100 1554-1562, 2006
DOI:10.1152/japplphysiol.01389.2005
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Taylor BJ, How SC, Romer LM Exercise-induced Expiratory Muscle Fatigue in Healthy Humans, 2006