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Spatial Codes in Visual-Motor Task Performance: Translation between Vertical and Horizontal Planes
This study was designed to investigate the effects of plane translation on visual-motor task performance. Two available models that try to explain human motor performance under different operator/machine interaction ...
Los verdaderos riesgos del ejercicio
En este artículo se discuten los riesgos relativos, tanto del sedentarismo como de la actividad física vigorosa, así como las condiciones que pueden agudizar o aminorar estos riesgos. Además, se plantean las diferentes ...
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 ...
Rehydration after exercise in the heat: a comparison of four commonly used drinks
To determine the effectiveness of 3 commonly used beverages in restoring fluid and electrolyte balance, 8 volunteers dehydrated by 1.94% ± 0.17% of body mass by intermittent exercise in the heat, then ingested a ...
Kinesiological Factors in Vertical Jump Performance: Differences Among Individuals
The purpose of this study was to investigate the kinesiological factors that distinguish good jumpers from poor ones, in an attempt to understand the critical factors in vertical jump performance (VJP). Fifty-two normal, ...
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) ...
Kinesiological Factors in Vertical Jump Performance: Differences WITHIN Individuals
The purpose of this study was to examine the changes in both the coordination patterns of segmental actions and the dynamics of vertical jumping that accompany changes in vertical jump performance (VJP) occurring from trial ...
The Sweating Response of Elite Professional Soccer Players to Training in the Heat
Sweat rate and sweat composition vary extensively between individuals, and quantification of these losses has a role to play in the individualisation of a hydration strategy to optimise training and competitive performance. ...
Efectos del Ejercicio Fisico en la Funcionalidad de Mujeres Mayores
El propósito de este estudio fue comparar los cambios obtenidos en los puntajes de la Prueba de Aptitud Funcional de la American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) para personas mayores, ...
Practical Applications of Science: a Critical Look at Music in Fitness
This paper presents information to be able to justify the use of music in fitness classes, and to choose some music attributes based on scientific evidence