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Borrego, C., Cid, L., & Silva, C. (2012). Relationship between group cohesion and anxiety in soccer. Journal of Human Kinetics, 34, 119-127.

Cid, L., Leitão, J. & Alves, J. (2012). Tradução e Validação da Versão Portuguesa da Goal Orientation in Exercise Scale (GOESp). Psicologia Reflexão e Crítica, 25(3), 532-541.

Cid, L., Moutão, J., Leitão, J. & Alves, J. (2012). Behavioural Regulation Assessment in Exercise: Exploring an Autonomous versus Controlled Motivation Index. The Spanish Journal of Psychology, 15(3), 1520-1528.

Cid, L., Moutão, J., Leitão, J. & Alves, J. (2012). Tradução e Validação da Adaptação para o Exercício do Perceived Motivational Climate Sport Questionnaire. Motriz, 18(4), 708-720.

Lopes, V.P., Maia, J.A.R., Rodrigues, L.P.,& Malina, R. (2012). Motor coordination, physical activity and fitness as predictors of longitudinal change in adiposity during childhood. European Journal of Sport Science, 0: 1 – 8

Lopes, V.P., Stodden, D.F., Bianchi, M.M., Maia, J.A.R. & Rodrigues, L.P. (2012). Correlation between bmi and motor coordination in children. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport.

Marmeleira, J., Aldeias, N., & Graça, P. (2012). Physical activity levels in Portuguese high school physical education lessons. European Review of Physical Education.

Moutão, J., Cid, L., Leitão, J. C., & Alves, J. (2012). Tradução e validação do questionário Perceived Autonomy Support: Exercise Climate Questionnaire (PASECQp) numa amostra de praticantes de exercício portugueses. Psicologia Reflexão e Crítica, 25(4), 701-708.

Moutão, J., Cid, L., Leitão, C., Alves, J., & Vlachopoulos, S. (2012). Validation of the Basic Psychological Needs in Exercise Scale in a Portuguese Sample. The Spanish Journal of Psychology, 15(1), 399-409.

Vasconcelos-Raposo, J., Fernandes, H., Teixeira, C., & Bertelli, R. (2012) Factorial validity and invariance of the Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale among Portuguese youngsters. Social Indicators Research.

Brasil, R.M., Barreto, A.C., Nogueira, L., Santos, E.L., Novaes, J.S.,& Reis, V.M. (2011). Comparison of physiological and perceptual responses between continuous and intermittent cycling. Journal of Human Kinetics suppl. 1:59-68.

Camões, M., Oliveira, A., & Lopes, C. (2011). The Role of Physical Activity and Diet on Overall and Central Obesity Incidence. J Phys Act Health, 8(6):811-9

Costa, L.M., Pereira, J.E., Filipe, V.M., Couto, P.A., Magalhães, L.G., Bulas-Cruz, J., Maurício, A.C., Geuna, S., Varejão, A.S.P.(2011). The effect of gait speed on three-dimensional analysis of hindlimb kinematics during treadmill locomotion in rats. Reviews in the Neurosciences, 21:397-408.

Crowley Z., Bezerra P., & Zhou S. (2011). Postural Control: Changes with Ageing & Exercise. Journal of Alternative Medicine Research, 3 (2).

Faria, A., Gabriel, R., Abrantes, J., Brás, R., & Moreira, H. (2011) Biomechanical properties of the triceps surae muscle-tendon unit in young and postmenopausal women. Clinical Biomechanics.

Gusi N., Parraca JA., Adsuar JC., Olivares PR., Tomas-Carus P. (2011). Effects of neuromuscular responses during whole body vibration exercise with different knee angles. Biol Sport,28:199-205.

Leitão, R., Rodrigues, L.P., Neves, L., Carvalho, G.S. (2011). Changes in adiposity status from childhood to adolescence: A 6-year longitudinal study in Portuguese boys and girls. Annals of Human Biology 38, 4: 520 - 528.

Lopes, V.P., Rodrigues, L.P., Maia, J.A.R., & Malina, R.M. (2011). Motor coordination as predictor of physical activity in childhood. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, 21, 5: 663 - 669.

Marmeleira J., Melo F., Tlemcani M., Godinho M. (2011). Exercise can improve speed of behavior in older drivers. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 19, 48-61.

Monteiro, M., Gabriel, R., Sousa, M., Abrantes, J. & Moreira, M. (2011). Impact of a 12- impact of a 12-month exercise program on the temporal parameters of the foot roll-over during walking in postmenopausal women. Menopause.

Mourão-Carvalhal, I.,Fonseca S., & Coelho, E. (2011). ELSa interventional Portuguese heath program to reduce obesity. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity,6: S2, 2011.

O’Hara, K., Reis, P., Esteves, D., & Brás, R. (2011). Science, Sport and Technology - A Contribution to Educational Challenges. Electronic Journal of e-Learning, 9 (1), pp. 87-97.

Pinheiro, P., Esteves, D., & Brás, R. (2011). Evaluation of New Information Technologies Exposure on Knowledge Retention Regarding Benefits of Physical Activity on Health Status. Electronic Journal of Information Systems Evaluation, 14 (1), pp. 122-133.

Reis, V.M. (2011) VO2 underestimation using the Aquatrainer compared with facemask mesurements: is it all in the ventilation. European Journal of Applied Physiology.

Reis, V.M., Simão, R., Zajac, A., & Oliveira, D.R. (2011). Energy cost of resistance exercises : an update. Journal of Human Kinetics suppl. 1:33-40.

Sardinha, L., Santos, R., Vale, S., Silva, A., Ferreira, J., Raimundo, A., Moreira, H., Baptista, F. & Mota, J. (2011). Prevalence of overweight and obesity among Portuguese Youth: a study in a representative sample of 10-18 years-old children and adolescent. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 1-5.

Simão, R., Lemos, A., Salles, B., Leite, T., Oliveira, E., Rhea, M., & Reis, V.M. (2011). The influence of strength, flexibility and simultaneous training on flexibility and strength gains. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research 25(5):1333-1338.

Simão, R., Leite, T., & Reis, V.M. (2011). Influence of the number of sets at a strength training in the flexibility gains. Journal of Human Kinetics suppl. 1:47-51.

Vianna, J.M., Lima, J.P., Saavedra, F.J.,& Reis, V.M. (2011). Aerobic and anaerobic energy during resistance exercise at 80% 1RM. Journal of Human Kinetics suppl. 1:69-74.

Vianna, J.M., Reis, V.M., Saavedra, F.J., Damasceno, V., Silva, S.G., & Goss, F. (2011). Can energy cost during low-intensity resistance exercise be predicted by the OMNI-RES scale? Journal of Human Kinetics suppl. 1:75-82.

Barreto, A.C., Maior, A.S., Menezes, P., Willardson, J.M., Silva, A.J., Reis, V.M., Simão, R., & Novaes, J.S. (2010). Effect of different resistance exercise repetition velocities on excess post-exercise oxygen consumption and energetic expenditure. International Sportmed Journal. 11, 1, 235-243.

Faria, A., Gabriel, R., Abrantes, J., Brás, R. & Moreira, H. (2010). The relationship of body mass index, age and triceps-surae musculotendinous stiffness with the foot arch structure of postmenopausal women. Clinical Biomechanics, 25(6), 588-593.

Garrido, N,D., Marinho, D.A., Reis, V.M., Tillaar, R., Costa, A.M., Silva, A,J,. Marques, M.C. (2010). Does combined dry land strength and aerobic training inhibit performance of young competitive swimmers? Journal of Sports Science and Medicine, 9, 300-310.

Garrosa, E., Rainho, C. Moreno-Jiménez,B., Monteiro, M. J. (2010). The relationship between job stressors, hardy personality, coping resources and burnout in a sample of nurses: a correlational study at two time points. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 47, p. 205–215.

Martins, D., Maia, J., Seabra, A., Garganta, R., Lopes, V., Katzmarzyk, P., Beunen, G. (2010). Correlates of changes in bmi of children from the azores islands. Int J Obes. 34(10): 1487-1493.

Monteiro, M., Gabriel, R., Aranha, J., Neves-e-Castro, M. & Moreira, M. (2010). Influence of obesity and sarcopenic obesity on plantar pressure of postmenopausal women. Clinical Biomechanics, 25(5), 461-467.

Monteiro, M., Gabriel, R., Neves-e-Castro, M., Sousa, M., Abrantes, J. & Moreira, M. (2010) Exercise effects in plantar pressure of postmenopausal women. Menopause, 17 (5), 1017-1025.

Monteiro, M., Gabriel, R., Sousa, M., Neves-e-Castro, M. & Moreira, H. (2010). Temporal parameters of the foot roll-over during walking. influence of obesity and sarcopenic obesity on postmenopausal women. Maturitas, 67(2), 178-185.

Mota, M., Peixoto, F., Soares, J., Figueiredo, P., Leitão, J., Galvão, I., & Duarte, J. (2010) Influence of aerobic fitness on age-related lymphocyte DNA damage in humans: Relationship with mitochondria respiratory chain and hydrogen peroxide production. Age American Aging Association, 32 (3): 337-346.

Pinto, G.S., Abrantes, C., Brito, J.P., Novaes, J.S., Monteiro, M.D.,& Reis, V.M. (2010). Oxygen uptake, heart rate and energy expenditure during slideboard routines at different cadence. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, 50(2):126-131.

Reis, V.M., Tillaar, R.,& Marques, M.C. (2010). Higher precision of heart rate compared with VO2 to predict exercise intensity in endurance-trained runners. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine 10(1):164-168.

Santos, EL; Novaes, JS; Reis, VM; Neto, GA (2010). Low sampling rate bias outcomes from the Wingate Test. International Journal of Sports Medicine. 31, 1-6.