Year of 2015
48 integrated members
77 high-standard publications

1.7 ratio

… in journals from the first (26), second quartile (17), third (22) and fourth quartile (12)

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  • Aguiar, M., Gonçalves, B., Botelho, G., Lemmink, K., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Footballers’ movement behaviour during 2-, 3-, 4-and 5-a-side small-sided games. Journal of Sports Sciences, 33(12), 1259-1266.

  • Alves, A. R., Marta, C., Neiva, H. P., Izquierdo, M., & Marques, M. C. (2015). Concurrent training in prepubescent children: the effects of eight weeks of strength and aerobic training on explosive strength and VO2max. Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, doi:10.1519/JSC.0000000000001294.

  • Aragão, F. R., Moreira, M. H., Gabriel, R. E., & Abrantes, C. G. (2015). Should menopausal characteristics be considered during cardiorespiratory exercise prescription in postmenopausal women? Climacteric, 1-6.

  • Barbosa TM, Jesus K, Abraldes JA, Ribeiro J, Figueiredo P, Vilas-Boas JP, & Fernandes, RJ (2015). Effects of protocol step length on biomechanical measures in swimming. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 10, 211-218.

  • Barbosa, T. M., Morais, J. E., Forte, P., Neiva, H. P., Garrido, N. D., & Marinho, D. A. (2015). A comparison of experimental and analytical procedures to measure passive drag in human swimming. PLoS ONE, 10(7). doi:

  • Carneiro, L., Fonseca, A., Vieira-Coelho, M., Mota, M., & Vasconcelos-Raposo, J. (2015). Effects of structured exercise and pharmacotherapy vs. pharmacotherapy for adults with depressive symptoms: A randomized clinical trial. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 48-55.

  • Collado-Mateo, D., Adsuar, J. C., Olivares, P. R., Del Pozo-Cruz, B., Parraca, J. A., Del Pozo-Cruz, J., & Gusi, N. (2015). Effects of Whole-Body Vibration Therapy in Patients with Fibromyalgia: A Systematic Literature Review. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 719082. doi:10.1155/2015/719082

  • Costa, L., Mantha, V. R., Silva, A. J., Fernandes, R. J., Marinho, D. A., Vilas-Boas, J. P., . . . & Rouboa, A. (2015). CFD vs Inverse Dynamics methods to determine passive drag in two breaststroke glide positions. Journal of Biomechanics, 48(10), 2221-2226.

  • Coutinho, D., Gonçalves, B., Figueira, B., Abade, E., Marcelino, R., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Typical weekly workload of under 15, under 17, and under 19 elite Portuguese football players. Journal of Sports Sciences, 33(12), 1229-1237.

  • Cruz-Ferreira, A., Marmeleira, J., Formigo, A., Gomes, D., & Fernandes, J. (2015). Creative Dance Improves Physical Fitness and Life Satisfaction in Older Women. Research on Aging, 37(8), 837-855.

  • Esteves, P. T., Araújo, D., Vilar, L., Travassos, B., Davids, K., & & Esteves, C. (2015). Angular relationships regulate coordination tendencies of performers in attacker-defender dyads in team sports. Human Movement Science, 40, 264-272.

  • Esteves, P. T., Silva, P., Vilar, L., Travassos, B., Duarte, R., Arede, J., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Space occupation near the basket shapes collective behaviours in youth basketball. Journal of Sports Sciences, 1-7.

  • Faria, A., Gabriel, R., Moreira, H., Brás, R., & Ditroilo, M. (2015). Musculo-articular stiffness is affected by the magnitude of the impulse applied when assessed with the free-oscillation technique. Journal of Biomechanics, doi:

  • Ferraz, R., van den Tillar, R., & Marques, M. C. (2015). The influence of different exercise intensities on kicking accuracy and velocity in soccer players. Journal of Sport and Health Science, doi:

  • Ferreira, M. I., Barbosa, T. M., Costa, M. J., Neiva, H. P., & Marinho, D. A. (2015). Energetics, Biomechanics, and Performance in Masters' Swimmers: A Systematic Review. Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, Publish Ahead of Print.

  • Ferreira, M. I., Barbosa, T. M., Neiva, H. P., Marta, C. C., Costa, M. J., & Marinho, D. A. (2015). Effect of Gender, Energetics, and Biomechanics on Swimming Masters Performance. Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, 29(7).

  • Figueiredo, T., Willardson, J. M., Miranda, H., Bentes, C. M., Reis, V. M., & Simão, R. (2015). Influence of Load Intensity on Post-Exercise Hypotension and Heart Rate Variability Following a Strength Training Session: Exercise intensity and cardiovascular response. Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, Publish Ahead of Print.

  • Folgado, H., Duarte, R., Marques, P., & Sampaio, J. (2015). The effects of congested fixtures period on tactical and physical performance in elite football. Journal of Sports Sciences, 33(12), 1238-1247.

  • Gómez, M.-Á., Battaglia, O., Lorenzo, A., Lorenzo, J., Jiménez, S., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Effectiveness during ball screens in elite basketball games. Journal of Sports Sciences (ahead-of-print), 1-9.

  • Guidetti, L., Buzzachera, C. F., Emerenziani, G. P., Meucci, M., Saavedra, F., Gallotta, M. C., & & Baldari, C. (2015). Psychophysiological Responses to Salsa Dance. PLoS ONE, 10(4). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0121465

  • Jimenez-Reyes, P., Pareja-Blanco, F., Rodriguez-Rosell, D., Marques, M. C., & Gonzalez-Badillo, J. J. (2015). Maximal Velocity as Discriminating Factor in Loaded Squat Jump Performance. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, doi:10.1123/ijspp.2015-0217.

  • Lago-Peñas, C., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Just how important is a good season start? Overall team performance and financial budget of elite soccer clubs. Journal of Sports Sciences, 33(12), 1214-1218.

  • Leah, L., Peters, H., Gama, A., Mourão-Carvalhal, I., Nogueira, H., Marques, V., & Padez, C. (2015). Maternal smoking in pregnancy association with childhood adiposity and blood pressure. Pediatric Obesity, 13(11), 2021-2028. doi:10.1111/ijpo.12046.

  • Liu, H., Gómez, M.-A., Gonçalves, B., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Technical performance and match-to-match variation in elite football teams. Journal of Sports Sciences, 1-10.

  • Liu, H., Gomez, M.-Á., Lago-Peñas, C., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Match statistics related to winning in the group stage of 2014 Brazil FIFA World Cup. Journal of Sports Sciences, 33(12), 1205-1213.

  • Lopes, V. P., Gabbard, C., & Rodrigues, L. P. (2015). Effects of psychosocial variables in the similarity and interdependence of physical activity levels among adolescent best friend dyads. Journal of Sports Sciences, 1-8. doi:10.1080/02640414.2015.1075054.

  • Marques, M. C., Gabbett, T. J., Marinho, D. A., Blazevich, A. J., Sousa, A., van den Tillaar, R., & Izquierdo, M. (2015). Influence of Strength, Sprint Running, and Combined Strength and Sprint Running Training on Short Sprint Performance in Young Adults. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 94(10), 789-795. doi:10.1055/s-0035-1547284.

  • Marques, M. C., Izquierdo, M., Marinho, D. A., Barbosa, T. M., Ferraz, R., & González-Badillo, J. J. (2015). Association Between Force-Time Curve Characteristics and Vertical Jump Performance in Trained Athletes. Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, 29(7).

  • Matos, F., Neves, E. B., Norte, M., Rosa, C., Reis, V. M., & Vilaça-Alves, J. (2015). The use of thermal imaging to monitoring skin temperature during cryotherapy: A systematic review. Infrared Physics & Technology, 73, 194-203.

  • Mendes, R., Sousa, N., Almeida, A., Subtil, P., Guedes-Marques, F., Reis, V. M., & Themudo-Barata, J. L. (2015). Exercise prescription for patients with type 2 diabetes—a synthesis of international recommendations: narrative review. British Journal of Sports Medicine, doi:10.1136/bjsports-2015-094895.

  • Morais J, António J Silva, Daniel A Marinho, Ludovic Seifert, & Barbosa, T. M. (2015). Cluster stability as a new method to assess changes in performance and its determinant factors over a season in young swimmers. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 10, 261-268.

  • Morouço, P. G., Marinho, D. A., Fernandes, R. J., & Marques, M. C. (2015). Quantification of upper limb kinetic asymmetries in front crawl swimming. Human Movement Science, 40, 185-192.

  • Neiva, H. P., Marques, M. C., Barbosa, T. M., Izquierdo, M., Viana, J. L., Teixeira, A. M., & Marinho, D. A. (2015). The Effects of Different Warm-up Volumes on the 100-m Swimming Performance: A Randomized Crossover Study. Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, 29(11).

  • Pereira, C. L. N., Fernandes, J., Raimundo, A., Biehl-Printes, C., Marmeleira, J., & Tomas-Carus, P. (2015). Increased Physical Activity and Fitness above the 50th Percentile Avoid the Threat of Older Adults Becoming Institutionalized: A Cross-sectional Pilot Study. Rejuvenation Research, doi:10.1089/rej.2015.1669.

  • Ramírez-Campillo, R., Burgos, C. H., Henríquez-Olguín, C., Andrade, D. C., Martínez, C., Álvarez, C., . . . Izquierdo, M. (2015). Effect of Unilateral, Bilateral, and Combined Plyometric Training on Explosive and Endurance Performance of Young Soccer Players. Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, 29(5).

  • Robinson, L. E., Stodden, D. F., Barnett, L. M., Lopes, V. P., Logan, S. W., Rodrigues, L. P., & D’Hondt, E. (2015). Motor Competence and its Effect on Positive Developmental Trajectories of Health. Sports Medicine, 45(9), 1273-1284.

  • Rosa, C., Vilaça-Alves, J., Fernandes, H. M., Saavedra, F. J., Pinto, R. S., & dos Reis, V. M. (2015). Order Effects of Combined Strength and Endurance Training on Testosterone, Cortisol, Growth Hormone, and IGF-1 Binding Protein 3 in Concurrently Trained Men. Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, 29(1).

  • Sampaio, J., Leser, R., Baca, A., Calleja-Gonzalez, J., Coutinho, D., Gonçalves, B., & Leite, N. (2015). Defensive pressure affects basketball technical actions but not the time-motion variables. Journal of Sport and Health Science, doi:10.1016/j.jshs.2015.01.011.

  • Sampaio, J., McGarry, T., Calleja-González, J., Jimenéz-Sáiz, S., Schelling, X., & Balciunas, M. (2015). Exploring game performance in the national basketball association using player tracking data. PLoS ONE, 10(7), e0132894.

  • Soares, J. P., Silva, A. M., Fonseca, S., Oliveira, M. M., Peixoto, F., Gaivão, I., & Mota, M. P. (2015). How can age and lifestyle variables affect DNA damage, repair capacity and endogenous biomarkers of oxidative stress? Experimental Gerontology, 62, 45-52.

  • Soares, J. P., Silva, A. M., Oliveira, M. M., Peixoto, F., Gaivão, I., & Mota, M. P. (2015). Effects of combined physical exercise training on DNA damage and repair capacity: role of oxidative stress changes. AGE, 37(3), 1-12.

  • Torres-Ronda, L., Gonçalves, B., Marcelino, R., Torrents, C., Vicente, E., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Heart Rate, Time-Motion, and Body Impacts When Changing the Number of Teammates and Opponents in Soccer Small-Sided Games. Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, 29(10).

  • Vila-Chã, C., & Falla, D. (2015). Strength training, but not endurance training, reduces motor unit discharge rate variability. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, doi 10.1016/j.jelekin.2015.10.016.

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  • Sousa, D., Gabriel, R. E., Faria, A. M., Aragão, F. R., & Moreira, M. H. (2015). Behavior of temporal parameters of the ground reactive forces for the walking of postmenopausal women. Acta of Bioengineering and Biomechanics, 17(3), 119-127.

  • Azevedo R, Mourão P, Abade E, & Carvalho A. (2015). Is it important to know the load mass in lifting tasks to prevent falls? Work. doi:10.3233/WOR-152009.

  • Batalha N, Armando Raimundo, Pablo Tomas-Carus, João Paulo, Roberto Simão, & Silva, A. J. (2015). Does a land-based compensatory strength training program really influence the rotator-cuff balance of young competitive swimmers? European Journal of Sport Science, 15(8), 764-772.

  • Bertollo M, Fronso S, Filho E, Lamberti V, Ripari P, Reis VM, . . . Robazza, C.. (2015). To focus or not to focus: Is attention on the core components of action beneficial for cycling performance? The Sport Psychologist, 29(2), 110-119.

  • Cañadas, M., Ibáñez, S. J., & Leite, N. (2015). A novice coach's planning of the technical and tactical content of youth basketball training: A case study. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 15(2), 572-587.

  • Casanova N, Palmeira-de-Oliveira A, Pereira A, C. L., Travassos B, & Costa, A. (2015). Cortisol, testosterone and mood state variation during an official female football competition. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, Jul 8. [Epub ahead of print].

  • Costa M, Govindasamy Balasekaran, J. Paulo Vilas-Boas, & Barbosa, T. M. (2015). Physiological adaptations to training in competitive swimming: a systematic review. Journal of Human Kinetics, 49, 179-194.

  • Fernandes, M. G., & Fernandes, H. M. (2015). Tradução, adaptação transcultural e propriedades psicométricas da versão brasileira do Test of Performance Strategies. Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica, 28, 136-146.

  • Ferreira, L. C., Novaes, J., Rodrigues Neto, G., Costa e Silva, G., Aidar, F. J., & & Sousa, N. J. F. (2015). Association between levels of precompetitive anxiety in bodybuilding athletes. Medicina Dello Sport, 68(1), 91–98.

  • Ferreira MV, Moraes AC, Carvalho HB, Moreno LA, Carneiro AL, Reis VM, & Torres_Leal, FL (2015). Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors, the association with socioeconomic variables in adolescents from low-income area. Nutricion Hospitalaria, 31(1), 217-224.

  • Furtado, H. L., Sousa, N., Simão, R., Pereira, F. D., & Vilaça-Alves, J. (2015). Physical exercise and functional fitness in independently living vs institutionalized elderly women: a comparison of 60- to 79-year-old city dwellers. Clinical Interventions in Aging, 10, 795-801.

  • Gómez, M. Á., Lorenzo, A., Jiménez, S., Navarro, R. M., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Examining Choking in Basketball: Effects of Game Outcome and Situational Variables During Last 5 Minutes and Overtimes. Perceptual & Motor Skills, 120(1), 111-124.

  • Klain, I. P., de Matos, D. G., Leitão, J. C., Cid, L., & Moutão, J. (2015). Self-Determination and Physical Exercise Adherence in the Contexts of Fitness Academies and Personal Training. Journal of Human Kinetics, 46, 241-249.

  • Mateus N, Sara Santos, Luís Vaz, Isabel Gomes, & Leite, N. (2015). The effect of a physical literacy and differential learning program in motor, technical and tactical basketball skills. Revista de Psícologia Del Deporte, 24(3), 73-76.

  • Mateus, N., Gonçalves, B., Abade, E., Liu, H., Torres-Ronda, L., Leite, N., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Game-to-game variability of technical and physical performance in NBA players. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 15(3), 764-776.

  • Monteiro, L. A., Novaes, J. S., Santos, M. L., & & Fernandes, H. M. (2015). Relationships between basic psychological needs, body dissatisfaction and self-esteem in dance practitioners. Medicina Dello Sport, 68(2), 243-252.

  • Morouço, P. G., Marinho, D. A., Izquierdo, M., Neiva, H., & Marques, M. (2015). Relative Contribution of Arms and Legs in 30's Fully Tethered Front Crawl Swimming. BioMed Research International, 2015, 6. doi:10.1155/2015/563206

  • Neves, E. B., Moreira, T. R., Lemos, R., Vilaça-Alves, J., Rosa, C., & Reis, V. M. (2015). Using skin temperature and muscle thickness to assess muscle response to strength training. Revista Brasileira de Medicina do Esporte, 21, 350-354.

  • Paixão, P., Sampaio, J., Almeida, C. H., & Duarte, R. (2015). How does match status affects the passing sequences of top-level European soccer teams? International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 15(1), 229-240.

  • Pereira, A., Costa, A. M., Santos, P., Figueiredo, T., & João, P. V. (2015). Training strategy of explosive strength in young female volleyball players. Medicina, 51(2), 126-131.

  • Pitanga, F., Pitanga, C., Gabriel, R., Beck, C., & Moreira, M. (2015). Anthropometry to identify high visceral fat area in postmenopausal women. Nutricion Hospitalaria, 32(6), 2535-2539.

  • Povoas, S. C., Castagna, C., da Costa Soares, J. M., Silva, P., Coelho, E. S. M. J., Matos, F., & Krustrup, P. (2015). Reliability and Construct Validity of Yo-Yo Tests in Untrained and Soccer-Trained School-Girls Aged 9-16. Pediatric Exercise Science, doi:10.1123/pes.2015-0212

  • Povoas, S. C., Castagna, C., Soares, J. M., Silva, P. M., Lopes, M. V., & Krustrup, P. (2015). Reliability and validity of Yo-Yo tests in 9- to 16-year-old football players and matched non-sports active schoolboys. European Journal of Sport Science, 1-9. doi:10.1080/17461391.2015.1119197.

  • Prieto, J., Gómez, M.-Á., & Sampaio, J. (2015). Players' exclusions effects on elite handball teams' scoring performance during close games. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 15(3), 983-996.

  • Sánchez-Moreno, J., Marcelino, R., Mesquita, I., & Ureña, A. (2015). Analysis of the rally length as a critical incident of the game in elite male volleyball. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 15(2), 620-631.

  • Santos, S., Mateus, N., Gonçalves, B., Silva, A., Sampaio, J., & Leite, N. (2015). The influence of previous sport experiences in transfer of behavior patterns among team sports. Revista de Psícologia Del Deporte, 24, 89-92.

  • Sarmento, H., Bradley, P., & Travassos, B. (2015). The Transition from Match Analysis to Intervention: Optimising the Coaching Process in Elite Futsal. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 15(2), 471-488.

  • Silva, A. d. S., Lacerda, F. V., & Mota, M. P. G. (2015). Efeito do treinamento aeróbio nos níveis de homocisteína em indivíduos diabéticos do tipo 2. Revista Brasileira de Medicina do Esporte, 21, 275-278.

  • Silva, P., Esteves, P., Correia, V., Davids, K., Araújo, D., & Garganta, J. (2015). Effects of manipulations of player numbers vs. field dimensions on inter-individual coordination during small-sided games in youth football. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 641-659.

  • Soares, J. P., Silva, A. I., Silva, A. M., Almeida, V., Matos, M., Gaivão, I., & Mota, M. P. (2015). Effects of physical exercise training in DNA damage and repair activity in humans with different genetic polymorphisms of hOGG1 (Ser326Cys). Cell Biochemistry and Function, 33(8), 519-524.

  • Tomas-Carus, P., Branco, J. C., Raimundo, A., Garcia, J., Sousa, P. M., & Biehl-Printes, C. (2015). [Relationships between widespread pain and thresholds pain tolerance on tender points in Portuguese women with fibromyalgia: impact on daily life]. Acta Reumatólogica Portuguesa, 40(3), 254-261.

  • Tomas-Carus, P., Ortega-Alonso, A., Pietilainen, K. H., Santos, V., Goncalves, G., H, H., . . . Raimundo, A. (2015). A randomized controlled trial on the effects of combined aerobic-resistance exercise on muscle strength and fatigue, glycemic control and health-related quality of life of type 2 diabetes patients. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, 2015 Feb 12. [Epub ahead of print].

  • Tucher, G., de Souza Castro, F. A., da Silva, A. J. R. M., & Garrido, N. D. (2015). The Functional Test for Agility Performance is a Reliable Quick Decision-Making Test for Skilled Water Polo Players. Journal of Human Kinetics, 46, 157-165.

  • Vilas-Boas, J. P., Ramos, R. J., Fernandes, R. J., Silva, A. J., Rouboa, A. I., Machado, L., . . . & Marinho, D. A. (2015). Hydrodynamic analysis of different finger positions in swimming: a computational fluid dynamics approach. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 31(1), 48-55.