Grupo de Investigación en Salud, Actividad Física y Deporte (SAFE)


Últimas publicaciones del grupo de investigación 

Scott J, Abaraogu UO, Ellis G, Giné-Garriga M, Skelton DA. Physical activity in Acutely Ill Older Adults: Hospital At Home Versus Hospital Inpatient Care Settings – A Systematic Review. European Geriatric Medicine Journal 2020 [In press].

Wilson JJ, McMullan I, Blackburn NE, Skjødt M, Caserotti P, Giné-Garriga M, Farche A, Klenk J, Dallmeier D, Deidda M, Roqué-Figuls M, Tully MA. Associations of sedentary behaviour bouts with community-dwelling older adults’ physical function. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports 2020 [In press]. doi: 10.1111/sms.13827. Available from:'_physical_function#fullTextFileContent

Vidal-García E, Sala-Serra M, Continente X, Serral-Cano S, Puigpinos-Riera R. The association between breast cancer and consumption of dairy products: a systematic review. Nutr Hosp 2020 [In press]. doi: 10.20960/nh.02649. 

Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A, Milà-Villarroel R, Pujol-Marzo M, Arboix-Alio J, Bishop C. Higher vertical jumping asymmetries and lower physical performance are indicators of increased injury incidence in youth team-sport athletes. The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research 2020 [In press]. doi: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000003828.

Silva Artunduaga AM, Giné-Garriga M, Alfonso Mora ML, Pedraza SF. Diseño de una prueba de equilibrio con características contextuales para adultos mayores. Rehabilitación (Madr) 2020 [In press].

Tully M, McMullan I, Blackburn N, Wilson J, Bunting B, Smith L, Kee F, Deidda M, Giné-Garriga M, Coll Planas L, Dallmeier D, Denkinger M, Rothenbacher D, Caserotti P. Sedentary behaviour, physical activity and mental health in older adults: an isotemporal substitution model. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports 2020 [In press]. doi: 10.1111/sms.13762. 

Madruga-Parera M, Bishop C, Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A, Beato M, Gonzalo-Skok O, Romero-Rodríguez D. Effects of 8 weeks of ISO inertial vs. cable resistance training on motor skills performance and inter limb asymmetries. The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research 2020 [In press]. doi:10.1519/JSC.0000000000003594

Solana-Tramunt M, Buscà B, Morales J, Miró A, Aguilera-Castells J, Arboix-Alió J. Effects of Wearing a Jaw-repositioning Intra-oral Device in Synchronized Swimming Athletes. International Journal of Sports Medicine 2020 [In press].

Oviedo GR, Javierre C, Font-Farré M, Tamulevicius N, Carbó-Carreté M, Figueroa A, Pérez-Testor SCabedo-Sanromá J, Moss SJ, Massó-Ortigosa NGuerra-Balic M. Intellectual disability, exercise and aging: the IDEA study: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. BMC Public Health (2020) [In press].

Massó-Ortigosa NRey-Abella FGuerra-Balic M, Milà-Villarroel R, Oviedo GR. Feasibility of The Assessment of the H-Reflex in Adult Dancers and Non-dancers with and without Down Syndrome: a Pilot Study. Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities 2020; 32:839–854. doi:10.1007/s10882-019-09723-y

Font-Lladó R, López-Ros V, Montalvo AM, Sinclair G, Prats-Puig A, Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A.  A Pedagogical Approach to Integrative Neuromuscular Training to Improve Motor Competence in Children: A Randomized Controlled Trail. The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research 2020;34(11): 3078-3085.

Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A, Bishop C, Buscà B, Aguilera-Castells J, Vicens-Bordas J, Gonzalo-Skok O. Inter-limb asymmetries are associated with decrements in physical performance in youth elite team sports athletes. PLoS ONE 2020; 15(3): e0229440. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0229440

Esquius L, Segura R, Oviedo GR, Javierre C. Effect of almond supplementation on non-esterified fatty acid values and exercise performance. Nutrients 2020; 12(3):635.

Blackburn NE, Wilson J, McMullan II, Caserotti P, Giné-Garriga M, Wirth K, Coll-Planas L, Blancafort Alias S, Roqué i Figuls M, Deidda M, Kunzmann AT, Dallmeier D, Tully MA. The effectiveness and complexity of interventions targeting sedentary behaviour across the lifespan: a systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020; 17:53.

Parra M, Ferri K, Doñate M, Puig T, Gich I, Serra-Grima R. Prevalencia de factores de riesgo en deportistas de élite después de abandonar la competición. Arch Med Deporte 2020; 37(4): 239-243. 

Alvarez G, Solà I, Sitjà-Rabert M, Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A, Gich I, Fernández C, Bonfill X, Urrútia G. A methodological review revealed that reporting of trials in manual therapy has not improved over time. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 2020; 121:32-44. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2020.01.006

Morales J, Fukuda DH, Curto C, Iteya M, Kubota H, Pierantozzi E, La Monica M. Progression of Combat Sport Activities for Youth Athletes. Strength & Conditioning Journal 2020; 42(3):78-89. 

Parellada LR, Linde X, Solà JFort A, Brau J. Muscle activation during rehabilitation on artificial turf vs. sand after cruciate ligament surgery: A case series. Apunts Sports Medicine 2020; 55(207):111-114. doi: 10.1016/j.apunsm.2020.06.004 

Wilson J, Skjødt M, McMullan I, Blackburn NE, Giné-Garriga MSansano-Nadal O,  Roqué i Figuls M, Klenk J, Dallmeier D, McIntosh E, Tully M, Caserotti P, on behalf of the SITLESS Group. Consequences of choosing different settings when processing hip-based accelerometry data from older adults: A practical approach using baseline data from the SITLESS study. Journal for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour 2020 [In press]. doi:

Giné-Garriga M, Dall PM, Sandlund M, Jerez-Roig J, Chastin SFM, Skelton DA. A pilot randomised clinical trial of a novel approach to reduce sedentary behaviour in care home residents: feasibility and preliminary effects of the GET READY study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2020; 17: 2866. doi: 10.3390/ijerph17082866

Giné-Garriga MSansano-Nadal O, Tully MA, Caserotti P, Coll-Planas L, Rothenbacher D, Dallmeier D, Denkinger M, Wilson JJ, Martin-Borràs C, Skjødt M, Ferri K, Farche AC, McIntosh E, Blackburn NE, Salvà A, Roqué M, on behalf of the SITLESS Group. Accelerometer-measured sedentary and physical activity time and their correlates in European older adults: The SITLESS study. Journal of Gerontology A: Biological Sciences Medical Sciences 2020; pii: glaa016. doi:10.1093/gerona/glaa016.

Vicens-Bordas J, Esteve E, Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A, Clausen MB, Bandholm T, Opar D, Shield A, Thorborg K. Eccentric hamstring strength is associated with age and duration of previous season hamstring injury in male soccer players. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy 2020; 15(2): 246.

Badiola-Zabala AMassó-Ortigosa NCabedo-Sanromà JRey-Abella F, Milà R, Oviedo GR.  Relationship of ground reaction force and muscle activation at reception after a jump in an anterior cruciate ligament injury. Apunts: Medicina de l’Esport 2020; 55(206): 63-70. 10.1016/j.apunsm.2020.03.001

Giné-Garriga M, Sandlund M, Jerez-Roig J, Booth J, Skelton DA. Mission (im)possible: Engaging Care Homes, staff and residents in research studies. Journal of Frailty, Sarcopenia and Falls 2020; 5(1): 6-9. doi: 10.22540/JFSF-05-006.

Jerez-Roig J, Booth J, Skelton DA, Giné-Garriga M, Chastin SFM, Hagen S. Is urinary incontinence associated with sedentary behaviour in older women? Analysis of data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. PLoS One 2020; 15(2):e0227195. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0227195

Iglesias-Lopez C, Obach M, Vallano A, Agustí A, Montané J. Hurdles of environmental risk assessment procedures for advanced therapy medicinal products: comparison between the European Union and the United States. Crit Rev Toxicol 2019; 49(7):580-596.

Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A, Benet A, Mirada S, Montalvo AM, Myer GD. Sex and maturation differences in performance of functional jumping and landing deficits in youth athletes. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation 2019; 28(6):606-613. doi: 10.1123/jsr.2017-0292.

Oviedo GR, Tamulevicius N, Onagbiye S, Phidza M, Sedumedi C, Cameron M, Moss SJ. Quality of life, physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness in black African women: B-Healthy project. Quality of Life Research 2019; 29(4): 987-97 

Galan-Carracedo J, Suárez-Segade A, Guerra-Balic MOviedo GR. The dynamic and correlations of skin temperature and cardiorespiratory fitness in male endurance runners. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2019; 16(16): 2869. 

Giné-Garriga M, Sandlund M, Dall PM, Chastin SFM, Pérez S, Skelton DA. A novel approach to reduce sedentary behaviour in care home residents: The GET READY study utilising service-learning and co-creation. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2019; 16(3). pii: E418. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16030418.

Serra-Majem L, Román-Viñas B, Sanchez-Villegas A, Guasch-Ferré M, Corella D, La Vecchia C. Benefits of the Mediterranean diet: Epidemiological and molecular aspects. Mol Aspects Med 2019;67:1-55. doi: 10.1016/j.mam.2019.06.001

Madruga-Parera M, Romero-Rodríguez D, Bishop C, Beltran-Valls MR, Latinjak AT, Beato M, Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A. Effects of maturation on lower limb neuromuscular asymmetries in elite youth tennis players. Sports 2019; 7(5):106.

Oviedo GR, Tamulevicius N, Guerra-Balic M. Comparison of physical activity levels and sedentary time between active and non-active adults with Intellectual Disability. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2019; 16(10): 1761. doi:10.3390/ijerph16101761

Solana-Tramunt MMorales J, Buscà B, Carbonell M, Rodríguez-Zamora L. Heart-Rate Variability in Elite Synchronized Swimmers. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance 2019; 14(4): 464–471.

Sansano-Nadal OGiné-Garriga M, Brach JS Wert DM, Guerra-Balic M, Jerez-Roig J, Oviedo GFortuño JGòmara N, Soto-Bagaria L, Pérez LM, Inzitari M, Solà I, Martin-Borràs C, Roqué M. Exercise-Based Interventions to Enhance Long-Term Sustainability of Physical Activity in Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Clinical Trials. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2019; 16(14): 2527. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16142527

Morales J, Roman V, Yáñez A, Solana-Tramunt M, Álamo J, Fíguls A. Physiological and Psychological Changes at the End of the Soccer Season in Elite Female Athletes. Journal of Human Kinetics 2019; 66(1): 99–109.

Morales J, Yáñez A, Fernández-González L, Montesinos-Magraner L, Marco-Ahulló A, Solana-Tramunt M, Calvete E. Stress and autonomic response to sleep deprivation in medical residents: A comparative cross-sectional study. PLOS ONE 2019; 14(4):e0214858.

Solana-Tramunt MMorales J. The use of an electrogoniometer to asess both lumbar range of movement and its conscious control: a comparison between healthy subjects and elite swimmers. Gazzetta Medica Italiana - Archivio per Le Scienze Mediche 2019; 177(0): 1–10.

Coll-Planas L, Blancafort S, Tully M, Caserotti P, Giné-Garriga M, Blackburn N, Skjodt M, Wirth K, Deidda M, McIntosh E, Rothenbacher D, Gallardo R, Jerez J, Sansano OSantiago M, Wilson J, Guerra MMartin-Borràs C, González D, Lefebvre G, Denkinger M, Kee F, Salva A, Roqué M. Exercise referral schemes enhanced by self-management strategies to reduce sedentary behaviour and increase physical activity among community-dwelling older adults from four European countries: protocol for the process evaluation of The SITLESS randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open 2019; 9:e027073. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-027073

Carballeira E, Morales J, Fukuda DH, Granada ML, Carratalá-Deval V, de Durana ALD, Stout JR. Intermittent cooling during judo training in a warm/humid environment reduces autonomic and hormonal impact. The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research 2019; 33(8):2241-2250. 

Solana-Tramunt M, Ortegón A, Morales J, Nieto A, Nishishinya MB, Villafañe JH. Diagnostic accuracy of lumbopelvic motor control tests using pressure biofeedback unit in professional swimmers: A cross-sectional study. Journal of Orthopaedics 2019; 16(6): 590–595. 

Fernández IGiné-Garriga M, Canet O. Barreras y motivaciones percibidas por adolescentes en relación con la actividad física. Estudio cualitativo a través de grupos de discusión. Revista Española de Salud Pública 2019; 93: e201908047.

Pérez-Amate E, Roqué i Figuls M, Fernández-González M, Giné-Garriga M. Exercise interventions for adults after liver transplantation [Protocol]. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2018; 11: CD013204. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD013204.

La Monica MB, Fukuda DH, Starling-Smith TM, Clark NW, Morales J, Hoffman JR, Stout JR. Examining work-to-rest ratios to optimize upper body sprint interval training. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology 2019; 262:12-19.

Obach M, Hosseini-Tabatabaei A, Montane J, Wind K, Soukhatcheva G, Dai D, Priatel JJ, Orban PC, Verchere CB. Prevention of autoimmune diabetes and islet allograft rejection by beta cell expression of XIAP: Insight into possible mechanisms of local immunomodulation. Mol Cell Endocrinol 2018; 477:48-56.

Arboix-Alió J, Aguilera-Castells J, Rey-Abella F, Buscà B, Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A. Asimetrías neuromusculares entre miembros inferiores en jugadores de hockey sobre patines. RICYDE. Revista internacional de ciencias del deporte 2018; 54(14):358-373.

Solana-Tramunt M, Lopez-Vidriero R, Lopez-Vidriero E. Acute effect of posterior deltoid static stretching on Glenohumeral Internal Rotation Deficit in elite swimmers after competition. A randomized trial. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine 2018; 6(6_suppl3):2325967118S0004.

Jerez-Roig J, Bosque-Prous M, Giné-Garriga M, Bagur-Calafat C, Bezerra de Souza DL, Teixidó-Compañó E, Espelt A. Regional differences in the profile of disabled community-dwelling older adults: a European population-based cross-sectional study. PLoS One 2018; 13(12): e0208946. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0208946

Oppewal A, Hilgenkamp T, Elinder LS, Freiberger E, Rintala P, Guerra-Balic M, Giné-Garriga M, Cuesta-Vargas A, Oviedo GSansano-Nadal O, Izquierdo-Gómez R, Einarsson I, Teittinen A, Melville C. Correlates of sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities - a systematic review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2018; (15): 2274; doi:10.3390/ijerph15102274.

Buscà B, Moreno-Doutres D, Peña J, Morales JSolana-Tramunt M, Aguilera-Castells J. Effects of jaw clenching wearing customized mouthguards on agility, power and vertical jump in male high-standard basketball players. Journal of Exercise Science & Fitness 2018; 16(1):5–11.

Giné-Garriga M, Sandlund M, Dall PM, Chastin SFM, Pérez S, Skelton DA. A co-created intervention with care home residents and University students following a service-learning methodology to reduce sedentary behaviour: The GET READY project protocol. Journal of Frailty, Sarcopenia and Falls 2018; 3(3): 132-137. doi: 10.22540/JFSF-03-132

Roman-Viñas B, Zazo F, Martínez-Martínez J, Aznar-Laín S, Serra-Majem L. Results From Spain's 2018 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. J Phys Act Health 2018;15(S2): S411-S412.

Deidda M, Coll-Planas L, Giné-Garriga M, Roqué M, Salva A, Guerra M, Tully M, Wilson J, Blackburn NE, Kee F, Wirth K, Rothenbacher D, Skjødt M, Caserotti P, McIntosh E. Cost effectiveness of exercise referral schemes enhanced by self-management strategies to battle sedentary behaviour in older adults: protocol for an economic evaluation alongside the SITLESS three-armed pragmatic randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open 2018; 8: e022266. doi:10.1136/ bmjopen-2018-022266.

Vicens-Bordas J, Esteve E, Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A, Bandholm T, Thorborg K. Is inertial flywheel resistance training superior to gravity-dependent resistance training in improving muscle strength? A systematic review with meta-analyses. J Sci Med Sport 2018; 21(1):75-83. doi: 10.1016/j.jsams.2017.10.006.

Massó-Ortigosa NGutiérrez-Vilahú LCosta Tutusaus LGuillermo Oviedo RRey-Abella F. Electromyographic analysis of ankle muscles in young adults with Down syndrome before and after the implementation of a phtsical activity programme based on dance. Apunts: Medicina de l'esport 2018; 53(198):63-73.

Morales-Ivorra I, Romera-Baures M, Roman-Viñas B, Serra-Majem L. Osteoarthritis and the Mediterranean Diet: A Systematic Review. Nutrients 2018; 10 (8).

Romera-Liebana L, Orfila F, Segura JM, Real J, Fabra ML, Möller M, Lancho S, Ramirez A, Marti N, Cullell M, Bastida N, Martinez D, Giné-Garriga M, Cendrós P, Bistuer A, Perez E, Fabregat MA, Foz G. Effects of a primary-care based multifactorial intervention on physical and cognitive function in frail, elderly individuals: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Gerontology A: Biological Sciences Medical Sciences 2018: 73(12): 1688-1674. doi: 10.1093/gerona/glx259

Schwarzer R, Warner L, Fleig L, Gholami M, Salvatore S, Cianferotti L, Ntzani E, Roman-Viñas B, Trichopoulou A, Brandi ML. Psychological mechanisms in a digital intervention to improve physical activity: A multicentre randomized controlled trial. Br J Health Psychol 2018;23(2):296-310. doi: 10.1111/bjhp.12288. 

Guillamó E, Travier N, Oviedo GR, Fonseca-Nunes A, Alamo J, Cos F, Delicado MC, Roca A, Niño O, Agudo A, Ventura J, Javierre C. A physical test to estimate suitable workloads for an exercise program in breast cancer survivors. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research 2018. doi: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002337 

Martínez-Ramos E, Beltran AM, Martín-Borràs C, Lasaosa-Medina L, Real J, Trujillo JM, Solà-Gonfaus M, Puigdomenech E, Castillo-Ramos E, Puig-Ribera A, Giné-Garriga M, Serra-Paya M, Rodriguez-Roca B, Gascón-Catalán A, Martín-Cantera C, and the SEDESTACTIV group. Patterns of sedentary behavior in overweight and moderately obese users of the Catalan Primary-health care system. Plos One 2018; 13(1): e0190750. Doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0190750

Martin-Borràs C, Giné-Garriga M, Puig-Ribera A, Martín-Cantera C, Solà M, Cuesta-Vargas A, Real J; on behalf of the PPAF Group. A new model of exercise referral scheme in primary care: is the effect on adherence to physical activity sustainable in the long term? A 15-month randomized controlled trial. BMJ Open 2018; 8(3): e017211. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017211

Martínez-Ferrer JOGuerra M, Bernal JS. Recomendaciones a los Servicios Médicos de federaciones españolas unideportivas, para la inclusión de deportistas con discapacidad (primera parte). Archivos de medicina del deporte: revista de la Federación Española de Medicina del Deporte 2018; 35(183):42-49.  

Martínez-Ferrer JOGuerra M, Bernal JS. Recomendaciones a los Servicios Médicos de federaciones españolas unideportivas, para la inclusión de deportistas con discapacidad (segunda parte).  Archivos de medicina del deporte: revista de la Federación Española de Medicina del Deporte 2018; 35(185):174-182.

Roman-Viñas B, Serra-Majem L. Mediterranean diet to promote healthy aging. Current Geriatrics Reports 2018; 7(3): 115-124.

Puig-Ribera A, Bort-Roig J, Giné-Garriga M, González-Suárez AM, Martínez-Lemos I, Fortuño J, Milà R, Muñoz-Ortiz L, Gilson ND, McKenna J. Can a workplace “sit less, move more” program help Spanish office employees achieve physical activity targets? European Journal of Public Health 2017; 27(5): 926-928. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckx104.

Fernández I, Canet O, Giné-Garriga M. Physical activity perceptions in adolescents: a qualitative study involving photo elicitation and discussion groups. Journal of Adolescent Research 2017; 34 (3): 302-322. doi:

Giné-Garriga M, Coll-Planas L, Guerra M, Domingo A, Roqué M, Caserotti P, Denkinger M, Rothenbacher D, Tully MA, Kee F, McIntosh E, Martín-Borràs COviedo GR, Jerez-Roig J, Santiago MSansano O, Varela G, Skjødt M, Wirth K, Dallmeier D, Klenk J, Wilson JJ, Blackburn NE, Deidda M, Lefebvre G, González D, Salvà A. The SITLESS project: Exercise Referral Schemes enhanced by Self-Management Strategies to battle sedentary behaviour in older adults: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials 2017; 18(1):221. doi: 10.1186/s13063-017-1956-x.

Puig-Ribera A, Bort-Roig J, Giné-Garriga M, González-Suárez AM, Martínez-Lemos I, Fortuño J, Martori JC, Muñoz-Ortiz L, Milà R, Gilson ND, McKenna J. Impact of a workplace ‘sit less, move more’ program on efficiency-related outcomes of office employees. BMC Public Health 2017; 17: 455. doi: 10.1186/s12889-017-4367-8.

Melville C, Oppewal A, Elinder LS, Freiberger E, Guerra-Balic M, Hilgenkamp TIM, Einarsson I, Izquierdo-Gómez R, Sansano-Nadal O, Rintala P, Cuesta-Vargas A, Giné-Garriga M. Definitions, measurement and prevalence of sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities - A systematic review. Preventive Medicine 2017; 97: 62-71. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2016.12.052.

Fernández I, Canet O, Giné-Garriga M. Assessment of physical activity levels, fitness and perceived barriers to physical activity practice in adolescents: Cross-sectional study. European Journal of Pediatrics 2017; 176(1): 57-65. doi: 10.1007/s00431-016-2809-4. 

Wirth K, Klenk J, Brefka S, Dallmeier D, Faehling K, Roqué-Figuls M, Tully M, Giné-Garriga M, Caserotti P, Salvà A, Rothenbacher D, Denkinger M, Stubbs B. Biomarkers associated with sedentary behaviour in older adults: a systematic review. Ageing Research Reviews 2017; S1568-1637(16): 30176-3.  doi: 10.1016/j.arr.2016.12.002.