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

      Ramírez Vélez, Robinson Upna; 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 ...
    • Concurrent training in prepubertal children: an update 

      Alves, Ana R.; Marta, Carlos C.; Neiva, Henrique P.; Izquierdo Redín, Mikel Upna; Marqués, Mário C. (Universidad de Alicante, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper affords an update review over the state of art regarding the importance of physical fitness and the significance of different combination approaches between resistance and aerobic training, as well as conditioning ...
    • 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 Upna; Cruz Salazar, Sandra Milena; Martínez, Myriam; Lusa Cadore, Eduardo Upna; Alonso Martínez, Alicia Upna; 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 ...
    • The effect of 12 weeks of water-aerobics on health status and physical fitness: an ecological approach 

      Neiva, Henrique P.; Faíl, Luís Brandão; Izquierdo Redín, Mikel Upna; Marqués, Mário C.; Marinho, Daniel (Public Library of Science, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The main purpose of the present study was to verify the effects of a 12-week water aerobics program in a real-life context on health indicators and physical fitness in adults and older adults. Fifteen volunteers (58.80 ± ...
    • Effects of simple long-term respiratory care strategies in older men with COPD 

      Zambom Ferraresi, Fabrício Upna; Cebollero Rivas, Pilar; Hueto, Javier; Hernández, María Upna; Antón Olóriz, María Milagros (Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisiologia, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Objective: To evaluate a 24-month supervised, community-based maintenance exercise program after 3 months of pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) in comparison with a 27-month physical activity counseling program, in terms of the ...
    • Physical fitness and anthropometric normative values among Colombian-Indian schoolchildren 

      Ramos Sepúlveda, Jeison Alexander; Ramírez Vélez, Robinson Upna; 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 ...
    • A single question of parent-reported physical activity levels estimates objectively measured physical fitness and body composition in preschool children: the PREFIT project 

      Palou, Pere; Muntaner Mas, Adrià; Cantallops, Jaume; Borràs, Pere Antoni; Labayen Goñi, Idoia Upna; Jiménez Pavón, David; Dorado García, Cecilia (Frontiers Media, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Physical inactivity is recognized as a determinant of low physical fitness and body composition in preschool children, which in turn, are important markers of health through the lifespan. Objective methods to assess physical ...