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Selected Publications

  • Armada-da-Silva, P. A., Pereira, C., Amado, S., & Veloso, A. P. (2013). Role of physical exercise for improving posttraumatic nerve regeneration. Int Rev Neurobiol, 109, 125-149. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-420045-6.00006-7
  • Branco, M., Santos-Rocha, R., Aguiar, L., Vieira, F., & Veloso, A. (2013). Kinematic analysis of gait in the second and third trimesters of pregnancy. J Pregnancy, 2013, 718095. DOI: 10.1155/2013/718095
  • Freitas, S. R., Vaz, J. R., Bruno, P. M., Valamatos, M. J., & Mil-Homens, P. (2013). Comparison of different passive knee extension torque-angle assessments. Physiol Meas, 34(11), 1483-1498. DOI: 10.1088/0967-3334/34/11/1483
  • Kim, W., Espanha, M. M., Veloso, A. P., Araujo, D., Joao, F., Carrao, L., & Kohles, S. S. (2013). An Informational Algorithm as the Basis for Perception-Action Control of the Instantaneous Axes of the Knee. J Nov Physiother, 3(1), 127. DOI: 10.4172/2165-7025.1000127
  • Kim, W., Kim, Y. H., Veloso, A. P., & Kohles, S. S. (2013). Tracking Knee Joint Functional Axes through Tikhonov Filtering and Plucker Coordinates. J Nov Physiother, Suppl 4(1). DOI: 10.4172/2165-7025.S4-001
  • Branco, M., Santos-Rocha, R., & Vieira, F. (2014). Biomechanics of gait during pregnancy. ScientificWorldJournal, 2014, 527940. DOI: 10.1155/2014/527940
  • Joao, F., Veloso, A., Cabral, S., Moniz-Pereira, V., & Kepple, T. (2014). Synergistic interaction between ankle and knee during hopping revealed through induced acceleration analysis. Hum Mov Sci, 33, 312-320. DOI: 10.1016/j.humov.2013.10.004
  • Moniz-Pereira, V., Cabral, S., Carnide, F., & Veloso, A. P. (2014). Sensitivity of joint kinematics and kinetics to different pose estimation algorithms and joint constraints in the elderly. J Appl Biomech, 30(3), 446-460. DOI: 10.1123/jab.2013-0105
  • Pascoal, A. G., Dionisio, S., Cordeiro, F., & Mota, P. (2014). Inter-rectus distance in postpartum women can be reduced by isometric contraction of the abdominal muscles: a preliminary case-control study. Physiotherapy, 100(4), 344-348. DOI: 10.1016/j.physio.2013.11.006
  • Pereira, T., Armada-da Silva, P. A., Amorim, I., Rema, A., Caseiro, A. R., Gartner, A., Rodrigues, M., Lopes, M. A., Bártolo, P. J., Santos, J. D., Luís, A. L., & Mauricio, A. C. (2014). Effects of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Isolated from Wharton’s Jelly of the Umbilical Cord and Conditioned Media on Skeletal Muscle Regeneration Using a Myectomy Model. Stem Cells Int, 2014, 376918. DOI: 10.1155/2014/376918
  • Aguiar, L., Santos-Rocha, R., Vieira, F., Branco, M., Andrade, C., & Veloso, A. (2015). Comparison between overweight due to pregnancy and due to added weight to simulate body mass distribution in pregnancy. Gait Posture, 42(4), 511-517. DOI: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.07.065
  • Branco, M., Santos-Rocha, R., Vieira, F., Aguiar, L., & Veloso, A. P. (2015). Three-Dimensional Kinetic Adaptations of Gait throughout Pregnancy and Postpartum. Scientifica (Cairo), 2015, 580374. DOI: 10.1155/2015/580374
  • Cruz, E. B., Fernandes, R., Carnide, F., Domingues, L., Pereira, M., & Duarte, S. (2015). Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the neck disability index to European Portuguese language. Spine (Phila Pa 1976), 40(2), E77-82. DOI: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000692
  • Fernandes da Mota, P. G., Pascoal, A. G., Carita, A. I., & Bo, K. (2015). Prevalence and risk factors of diastasis recti abdominis from late pregnancy to 6 months postpartum, and relationship with lumbo-pelvic pain. Man Ther, 20(1), 200-205. DOI: 10.1016/j.math.2014.09.002
  • Freitas, S. R., Vaz, J. R., Gomes, L., Silvestre, R., Hilario, E., Cordeiro, N., Carnide, F., Pezarat-Correia, P., & Mil-Homens, P. (2015). A New Tool to Assess the Perception of Stretching Intensity. J Strength Cond Res, 29(9), 2666-2678. DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000000926
  • André, H. I., Carnide, F., Borja, E., Ramalho, F., Santos-Rocha, R., & Veloso, A. P. (2016). Calf Raise Senior: A New Test for Assessment of Plantar-flexor Muscle Strength in Older Adults.  Protocol, Validity and Reliability. Clin Interv Aging, 11, 1661-1674. DOI: 10.2147/CIA.S115304.
  • Branco, M. A., Santos-Rocha, R., Vieira, F., Aguiar, L., & Veloso, A. P. (2016). Three-dimensional kinematic adaptations of gait throughout pregnancy and post-partum. Acta Bioeng Biomech, 18(2), 153-62.
  • Cabral, S., Fernandes, R., Selbie, W. S., Moniz-Pereira, V., & Veloso, A. P. (2016). Inter-session agreement and reliability of the Global Gait Asymmetry index in healthy adults. Gait Posture, 51, 20–24. DOI: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2016.09.014.
  • Freitas, S. R., Andrade, R. J., Nordez, A., Mendes, B., & Mil-Homens, P. (2016). Acute muscle and joint mechanical responses following a high-intensity stretching protocol. Eur J Appl Physiol, 116(8):1519-26. DOI: 10.1007/s00421-016-3410-2.
  • Ramalho, F., Carnide, F., Santos-Rocha, R., André, H. I., Moniz-Pereira, V., Machado, M. L., & Veloso, A. P. (2016). Community-Based Exercise Intervention for Gait and Functional Fitness Improvement in an Older Population: Study Protocol. J Aging Phys Act, 6, 1-26.
  • Cabral, S., Fernandes, R., Selbie, W. S., Moniz-Pereira, V., & Veloso, A. P. (2017). Inter-session agreement and reliability of the Global Gait Asymmetry index in healthy adults. Gait Posture, 51, 20-24. DOI: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2016.09.014
  • Freitas, S. R., Marmeleira, J., Valamatos, M. J., Blazevich, A., & Mil-Homens, P. (2017). Ultrasonographic Measurement of the Biceps Femoris Long-Head Muscle Architecture. J Ultrasound Med. DOI: 10.1002/jum.14436
  • Mil-Homens, P., Reis, J. F., Mendonca, G. V., Freitas, T., Valamatos, M. J., & Fatela, P. (2017). Acute Neuromuscular Adaptations In Response To Low-intensity Blood-flow Restricted Exercise And High Intensity Resistance Training: 256 Board# 77 May 31 9. Med Sci Sports Exerc49(5S), 52.
  • Ramalho, F., Carnide, F., Santos-Rocha, R., Andre, H. I., Moniz-Pereira, V., Machado, M. L., & Veloso, A. P. (2017). Community-Based Exercise Intervention for Gait and Functional Fitness Improvement in an Older Population: Study Protocol. J Aging Phys Act, 25(1), 84-93. DOI: 10.1123/japa.2015-0290
  • Santos, R., & Armada-da-Silva, P. A. S. (2017). Reproducibility of ultrasound-derived muscle thickness and echo-intensity for the entire quadriceps femoris muscle. Radiography (Lond), 23(3), e51-e61. DOI: 10.1016/j.radi.2017.03.011