Andreas D Flouris

Summary

Affiliation: Dalhousie University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Applications of artificial intelligence systems in the analysis of epidemiological data
    Andreas D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, 6230 South Street, Halifax, B3H 3J5 Nova Scotia, Canada
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:167-70. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Contribution of muscular strength in cardiorespiratory fitness tests
    A D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 46:197-201. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Thermal balance effects on vigilance during 2-hour exposures to -20 degrees C
    Andreas D Flouris
    School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:673-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Modelling atmospheric pollution during the games of the XXVIII Olympiad: effects on elite competitors
    A D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax NS, Canada
    Int J Sports Med 27:137-42. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of body heat content on hand function during prolonged cold exposures
    A D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 3J5
    J Appl Physiol 101:802-8. 2006
  6. pmc Prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk in Ontario adolescents
    Andreas D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Arch Dis Child 92:521-3. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Thermometry and calorimetry assessment of sweat response during exercise in the heat
    Andreas D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    Eur J Appl Physiol 108:905-11. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Influence of thermal balance on cold-induced vasodilation
    Andreas D Flouris
    Envirconmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie Unviversity, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    J Appl Physiol 106:1264-71. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The effect of a covert manipulation of ambient temperature on heat storage and voluntary exercise intensity
    Geoffrey L Hartley
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave, St Catharines, ON, Canada
    Physiol Behav 105:1194-201. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Effect of body temperature on cold induced vasodilation
    Andreas D Flouris
    School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:491-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Applications of artificial intelligence systems in the analysis of epidemiological data
    Andreas D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, 6230 South Street, Halifax, B3H 3J5 Nova Scotia, Canada
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:167-70. 2006
    ..We discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using AI systems in large-scale sets of epidemiological data to extract inherent, formerly unidentified, and potentially valuable patterns that human-driven deductive models may miss...
  2. ncbi request reprint Contribution of muscular strength in cardiorespiratory fitness tests
    A D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 46:197-201. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the contribution of lower extremity muscular strength levels in performing cardiorespiratory fitness tests in laboratory, as well as field-based settings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Thermal balance effects on vigilance during 2-hour exposures to -20 degrees C
    Andreas D Flouris
    School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:673-9. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that cold exposure (coldEX) has negative effects on vigilance which can be alleviated by increasing body heat content throughout or prior to coldEX...
  4. ncbi request reprint Modelling atmospheric pollution during the games of the XXVIII Olympiad: effects on elite competitors
    A D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax NS, Canada
    Int J Sports Med 27:137-42. 2006
    ..The present study investigated the specific atmospheric conditions expected in Athens during the summer of 2004 in relation to the performance of elite athletes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of body heat content on hand function during prolonged cold exposures
    A D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 3J5
    J Appl Physiol 101:802-8. 2006
    ..It is concluded that increasing H(b) not only throughout but also before a coldEx is effective in maintaining hand function. In addition, we found that the best indicator of hand function is DeltaH(b) followed by T(fing)...
  6. pmc Prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk in Ontario adolescents
    Andreas D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Arch Dis Child 92:521-3. 2007
    ..05). Participants demonstrated increased CVD risk, highlighting the necessity of placing adolescents in the forefront of preventive CVD programs...
  7. doi request reprint Thermometry and calorimetry assessment of sweat response during exercise in the heat
    Andreas D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    Eur J Appl Physiol 108:905-11. 2010
    ..It is concluded that in a hot environment during rest and subsequent increasing levels of exercise sweat rate is associated with the cumulative changes in the rate of body heat storage...
  8. doi request reprint Influence of thermal balance on cold-induced vasodilation
    Andreas D Flouris
    Envirconmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie Unviversity, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    J Appl Physiol 106:1264-71. 2009
    ..It is dependent on excess heat, and it may be triggered by excess heat with the purpose of preserving thermal balance...
  9. doi request reprint The effect of a covert manipulation of ambient temperature on heat storage and voluntary exercise intensity
    Geoffrey L Hartley
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave, St Catharines, ON, Canada
    Physiol Behav 105:1194-201. 2012
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  10. doi request reprint Effect of body temperature on cold induced vasodilation
    Andreas D Flouris
    School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:491-9. 2008
    ..602, P < 0.001). We conclude that CIVD is triggered by increased T (b) supporting the hypothesis that CIVD is a thermoregulatory mechanism contributing to heat loss...
  11. doi request reprint The validity of tympanic and exhaled breath temperatures for core temperature measurement
    Andreas D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    Physiol Meas 31:N35-42. 2010
    ..05), the 95% limits of agreement were acceptable for both models. It is concluded that the calculated models based on tympanic and exhaled breath temperature are valid indicators of core temperature...
  12. ncbi request reprint Design and control optimization of microclimate liquid cooling systems underneath protective clothing
    A D Flouris
    Environmental Ergonomics Laboratory, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, 6230 South Street, Halifax, Nova Scotta, Canada
    Ann Biomed Eng 34:359-72. 2006
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  13. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk in adolescent smokers: evidence of a 'smoker lifestyle'
    Andreas D Flouris
    Centre for Research and Technology Thessaly, Trikala, Greece
    J Child Health Care 12:221-31. 2008
    ..It is concluded that the studied adolescent smokers demonstrated a higher risk for developing cardiovascular disease later in life, compared to their non-smoking counterparts...
  14. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal modeling of adiposity in periadolescent Greek schoolchildren
    Yiannis Koutedakis
    Department of Sports and Exercise Science, University of Thessaly, Greece
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:2070-4. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Obesity and physical fitness of pre-adolescent children during the academic year and the summer period: effects of organized physical activity
    Antonios D Christodoulos
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
    J Child Health Care 10:199-212. 2006
    ..It is concluded that pre-adolescent children advance in physical fitness mainly during the school year, with physical activity being a beneficial countermeasure for the development of obesity...
  16. ncbi request reprint A comparison of developmental coordination disorder prevalence rates in Canadian and Greek children
    Georgia D Tsiotra
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    J Adolesc Health 39:125-7. 2006
    ..Data revealed that the relatively inactive Greek children demonstrated higher DCD prevalence rates compared to the Canadian sample and exhibited a greater risk for clinical obesity and low cardiorespiratory fitness...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sexual dimorphism in the acute effects of secondhand smoke on thyroid hormone secretion, inflammatory markers and vascular function
    Andreas D Flouris
    Institute of Human Performance and Rehabilitation, Centre for Research and Technology Thessaly, 32 Siggrou Street, Trikala, Greece
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 294:E456-62. 2008
    ..We concluded that a 1-h SHS exposure at bar/restaurant levels is accompanied by decrements in gonadal hormones in both sexes and marked increases in thyroid hormone secretion, IL-1beta production, and systolic blood pressure in men...
  18. ncbi request reprint Criterion-related validity and test-retest reliability of the 20m square shuttle test
    Giorgos S Metsios
    Institute of Human Performance and Rehabilitation, Greece
    J Sci Med Sport 11:214-7. 2008
    ..8% for the SST and MST, respectively. It is concluded that SST is a more valid proxy than MST for predicting laboratory V O(2max) based on the current procedures, while both tests are sufficiently reliable in healthy male adults...