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    • Cooper Test Provides Better Half-Marathon Performance Prediction in Recreational Runners than Laboratory Test 

      Alvero-Cruz, José Ramón; Carnero, Elvis A.; Giráldez-García, Manuel Avelino; Alacid, Fernando; Rosemann, Thomas; Nikolaidis, Pantelis T.; Knechtle, Beat (Frontiers Media S.A., 2019-11-05)
      [Abstract]: This study compared the ability to predict performance in half-marathon races through physiological variables obtained in a laboratory test and performance variables obtained in the Cooper field test. Twenty-three ...
    • Percentiles and Principal Component Analysis of Physical Fitness From a Big Sample of Children and Adolescents Aged 6-18 Years: The DAFIS Project 

      Iglesias-Soler, Eliseo; Rúa-Alonso, María; Rial-Vázquez, Jessica; Lete-Lasa, José-Ramón; Clavel San Emeterio, Iván; Giráldez-García, Manuel Avelino; Rico-Díaz, Javier; Rodríguez-Del Corral, Miguel; Carballeira, Eduardo; Dopico-Calvo, Xurxo (Rubén Maneiro, 2021-02-19)
      [Abstract] Assessing physical fitness has emerged as a proxy of the health status of children and adolescents and therefore as relevant from a public health point of view. DAFIS is a project included in Plan Galicia Saudable ...
    • Predictive Performance Models in Long-Distance Runners: A Narrative Review 

      Alvero Cruz, José Ramón; Carnero, Elvis; Correas-Gómez, Lorena; Rosemann, Thomas; Nikolaidis, Pantelis; Knechtle, Beat; Giráldez-García, Manuel Avelino; Alacid, Fernando (MDPI AG, 2020-11-09)
      [Abstract] Physiological variables such as maximal oxygen uptake (VO2max), velocity at maximal oxygen uptake (vVO2max), running economy (RE) and changes in lactate levels are considered the main factors determining performance ...
    • The Effects of Treadmill or Overground Walking Training Program on Gait in Parkinson's Disease 

      Bello, Olalla; Sánchez, José Andrés; López Alonso, Virginia; Márquez Sánchez, Gonzalo; Morenilla, Luis; Castro, X.; Giráldez-García, Manuel Avelino; Santos-García, Diego; Fernández-del-Olmo, Miguel (Elsevier, 2013-02-19)
      [Abstract] Background. Gait impairment in Parkinson's disease (PD) patients is characterized by the inability to generate appropriate stride length. Treadmill training has been proposed as a therapeutic tool for PD patients. ...