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Evaluation of four vertical jump tests: methodology, reliability, validity, and accuracy (postprint)
Vertical jump performance tests can give considerably different results, even when different methods are used to analyze a single jump trial. To evaluate and compare four different methods commonly used to measure vertical ...
Evaluation of Four Vertical Jump Tests: Methodology, Reliability, Validity, and Accuracy
Vertical jump performance tests can give considerably different results, even when different methods are used to analyze the same jump trial from the same subject. To evaluate and compare 4 different methods commonly ...
Interval training for the development of specific resistance in soccer
(International Journal of Soccer and Science, Vol. 3 No 1, 2005, pp.39-58, 2005)
Soccer by its characteristics, forces the physical trainers of the teams, to structure training that optimizes the development of the specific strength. Within the used methods, the divided method or training of intervals ...
Relationship between sleep duration affects cognitive function in adolescents
Relación entre la duración del sueño y el desempeño cognitivo en adolescentes
Sleep time may interfere with the ability to perform tasks requiring memory, organization and reasoning. A lack of sleep has been related to cognitive deficits; however, few studies had demonstrated an association between ...
Refinando el tempo de la música para un efecto ergogénico durante el ejercicio de ciclismo estacionario
El efecto de la música durante el ejercicio ha sido estudiado desde muchas perspectivas, pero los resultados no han sido del todo claros, probablemente por la falta apropiada de control en la investigación. El propósito ...
Duathlon performance unaltered by short-term changes in dietary fat and carbohydrates
Purpose: This study investigated the effects of short-term dietary changes on metabolism and duathlon performance. Methods: Eleven men underwent a high-fat (HF; >65% fat from energy) or a high-carbohydrate (CHO; HC) ...
Effect of Ingested Fluid Composition on Exercise-related Transient Abdominal Pain
The present study investigated the effect of ingested fluid composition on the experience of exercise-related transient abdominal pain (ETAP). Forty subjects, susceptible to ETAP, completed 4 treadmill exercise trials: a ...
Thirst response to post-exercise fluid replacement needs and controlled drinking
A resposta da sede às necessidades de reposição de líquido e à Ingestão controlada depois do exercício
Perceived thirst (TP) was evaluated as a dependent variable: can it distinguish among several levels of acute dehydration, is it reliable, and how does it respond to the ingestion of a fixed water volume post exercise? In ...
Refining music tempo for an ergogenic effect on stationary cycling exercise
Refinando o tempo da música para um efeito efeito ergogênico no exercício do ciclismo ergomêtrico
The effect of music on exercise performance has been studied from many perspectives, but the results have not been as clear as expected, probably due to a lack of appropriate controls. The purpose of this study was to ...
The effect of attentional focus in balancing tasks: A systematic review with meta-analysis
Purpose: The present study was to use the aggregate data meta-analytic approach to examine the effects of attentional focus during balancing tasks in motor learning. Method: A literature search was conducted based on ...