About the Authors

Emily A. Moker

Affiliation Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, United States of America

Lori A. Bateman

Affiliation Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, United States of America

William E. Kraus

Affiliation Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, United States of America

Linda S. Pescatello

Linda.Pescatello@uconn.edu

Affiliation Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: WEK, LAB, LSP. Performed the experiments: WEK, LAB. Analyzed the data: EAM, LSP. Wrote the paper: EAM, LSP. Reviewed and contributed to the final version of the manuscript: EAM, LAB, WEK, LSP.