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    • Aerobic capacity and future cardiovascular risk in Indian community from a low-income area in Cauca, Colombia 

      Ramírez Vélez, Robinson; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; Ramos Sepúlveda, Jeison Alexander; Piñeros Álvarez, Carlos Andrés; Giraldo, Lorena Isabel; Izquierdo Redín, Mikel Upna; García Hermoso, Antonio; Rodríguez Rodríguez, Fernando; Cristi Montero, Carlos (BioMed Central, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background: Several studies indicates that children’s aerobic capacity levels are predictors of the future risk of non-communicable diseases. Therefore, the aim of this study was to establish the proportion of subjects ...
    • Construct validity and test-retest reliability of the International Fitness Scale (IFIS) in Colombian children and adolescents aged 9-17.9 years: the FUPRECOL study 

      Ramírez Vélez, Robinson; Cruz Salazar, Sandra Milena; Martínez, Myriam; Lusa Cadore, Eduardo; Alonso Martínez, Alicia; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; Izquierdo Redín, Mikel Upna; Ortega, Francisco B.; García Hermoso, Antonio (PeerJ, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background: there is a lack of instruments and studies written in Spanish evaluating physical fitness, impeding the determination of the current status of this important health indicator in the Latin population, especially ...
    • Physical fitness and anthropometric normative values among Colombian-Indian schoolchildren 

      Ramos Sepúlveda, Jeison Alexander; Ramírez Vélez, Robinson; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; Izquierdo Redín, Mikel Upna; García Hermoso, Antonio (BioMed Central, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background: Substantial evidence indicates that children’s physical fitness levels are markers of their lifestyles and their cardio-metabolic health profile and are predictors of the future risk of chronic diseases such ...