Publications - 2017

  1. Vieira, Á.S.S., Melo, M.C.D.A., Noites, A.R.S.S.P., Machado, J.P., and Gabriel, J.M. (2017). The effect of virtual reality on a home-based cardiac rehabilitation program on body composition, lipid profile and eating patterns: A randomized controlled trial. Eur J Integr Med 9C, 69–78.

  2. Fernandes, T., Araújo, S., Sucena, A., Castro, S.L., Reis, A. (2017). The 1-min screening test for reading problems in college students: Psychometric properties of the 1-min TIL. Dyslexia, 23 (1), 66-87.

  3. Sucena, A., Falcão Carneiro, J., Gomes de Almeida, Viana, F.L. (2017). Screening Reading Abilities: a Comparison Between Engineering, Education, Health and Psychology Portuguese College Students. International Journal of Engineering Education, 33 (1), 151-161.

  4. Vieira, Á., Gabriel, J., Melo, C, Machado, J. (2017). Kinect system in home-based cardiovascular rehabilitation. Proc Inst Mech Eng H 231(1), 40–47.

  5. Ana Silva Alexandrino, Rita Santos, Cristina Melo, José Mesquita Bastos, Guy Postiaux (2017). Caregivers’ education vs rhinopharyngeal clearance in children with upper respiratory infections: impact on children’s health outcomes. Eur J Pediatr DOI: 10.1007/s00431-017-3003-z 

  6. Mesquita Montes, A., Gouveia, S., Crasto, C., Argel de Melo, C., Carvalho, P., Santos, R., VilasBoas, J. P. 2017. Abdominal muscle activity during breathing in different postural sets in healthy subjects. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 21(2), 354-361. 

  7. Diogo C. F. Silva, Rubim Santos, João Paulo Vilas-Boas, Rui Macedo, António Montes, and Andreia S.P. Sousa (2017). Influence of cleats-surface interaction on the performance and risk of injury in soccer: a systematic review. Applied Bionics and Biomechanics (in press). 

  8. Augusta Silva, Andreia S. P. Sousa, Cláudia Costa Silva, Rubim Santos, João Manuel R. S. Tavares & Filipa Sousa (2017). The role of the ipsilesional side in the rehabilitation of post-stroke subjects. Somatosensory & Motor Research. (Anexo 121) 

  9. Sousa ASP, Leite J, Costa B, Santos R. Bilateral Proprioceptive Evaluation in Individuals With Unilateral Chronic Ankle Instability. Journal of Athletic Training. 2017;(in press). 

  10. Mesquita Montes A, Maia J, Crasto C, de Melo CA, Carvalho P, Santos R et al. Abdominal muscle activity during breathing in different postures in COPD “Stage 0” and healthy subjects. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology. 2017;238:14-22. doi: 

  11. Mesquita Montes, A., Crasto, C., Argel de Melo, C., Santos, R., Pereira, S., Vilas-Boas, J. P. (2017). The effect of inspiratory and expiratory loads on abdominal muscle activity during breathing in subjects ‘‘at risk” for the development of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and healthy. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 34, 50-57.

  12. Torres, R., Ferreira, J., Silva, D., Rodrigues, E., Bessa, I., Ribeiro, F. The Impact of Patellar Tendinopathy on Knee Proprioception: a cross sectional study. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine. 2017; 27(1):31-36. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000295.

  13. Silva, D. C. F., Santos, R., Vilas-Boas, J., Macedo, R., Montes, A., Sousa, A. S. P. The influence of different soccer cleat type on kinetic, kinematic and neuromuscular ankle variables in artificial turf. Footwear Science. 2017; 9 (1): 21-31. Doi: 10.1080/19424280.2016.1240246

  14. Santos, J., Carvalhais, C., Ramos, C., Coelho, T., Monteiro, P. R. R. & Vaz, M. Portuguese version of the Swedish Occupational Fatigue Inventory (SOFI) among assembly workers: cultural adaptation, reliability and validity. International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health. 2017; 30 (in press)

  15. Alexandrino, A., Santos, R., Melo, C., Bastos, J. (2017) Designing and evaluating a health education session on respiratory infections addressed to caregivers of children under three years of age attending day-care centres in Porto, Portugal: A community-based intervention. European Journal of General Practice, 23 (1), 43-50. 

  16. Alexandrino, A., Santos, R., Melo, C., Bastos, J., Postiaux, G. (2017)Subjective and objective parameters in paediatric respiratory conditions: cultural adaptation to Portuguese population. Fisioterapia em Movimento, 30(1), 49-58. DOI: 

  17. Dores, A. R., Barbosa, F., Carvalho, I. P., Almeida, I., Guerreiro, S., Martins da Rocha, B., Cunha, G., Castelo Branco, M., de Sousa, L., & Castro Caldas A. (2017 Dec). An fMRI paradigm based on Williams Inhibition Test to study the neural substrates of attention and inhibitory control. Neurological Sciences, 38(12), 2145-2152 DOI: 10.1007/s10072-017-3104-5 

  18. Goncalves, C., Coelho, T., Machado, S., & Rocha, N. B. (2017). 2D:4D digit ratio is associated with cognitive decline but not frailty in community-dwelling older adults. American Journal of Human Biology, 29(5), e23003-n/a. doi:10.1002/ajhb.23003

  19. Coelho, T., Paul, C., Gobbens, R. J. J., & Fernandes, L. (2017). Multidimensional Frailty and Pain in Community Dwelling Elderly. Pain Med, 18(4), 693-701. doi:10.1111/pme.12746 

  20. Manchaiah, V., Zhao, F., Widén, S., Auzenne, J., Beukens, E.W., Ahmadi, T., Tomé, D., Mahadeva, D., Krishna, R., & Germundsson, P. (2017). Social representation of "music" in young adults: a cross-cultural study. International Journal of Audiology, 56(1), 24-32. 

  21. Lattari, E., Campos, C., Lamego, M. K., Passos de Souza, S. L., Neto, G. M., Rocha, N. B., . . . Machado, S. (2017). Can transcranial direct current stimulation improve muscle power in individuals with advanced resistance training experience? J Strength Cond Res, 30(12), 3381-3387. DOI:10.1519/JSC.0000000000001956 

  22. Campos, C., Rocha, N. B. F., Lattari, E., Nardi, A. E., & Machado, S. (2017). Exercise Induced Neuroplasticity to Enhance Therapeutic Outcomes of Cognitive Remediation in Schizophrenia: Analyzing the Role of Brain derived Neurotrophic Fator. CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets, 16(6), 638-651. DOI:10.2174/1871527315666161223142918 

  23. Silva, V., Campos, C., Sa, A., Cavadas, M., Pinto, J., Simoes, P., . . . Barbosa-Rocha, N. (2017). Wii-based exercise program to improve physical fitness, motor proficiency and functional mobility in adults with Down syndrome. J Intellect Disabil Res, 61(8), 755-765. DOI:10.1111/jir.12384