A Z Jamurtas

Summary

Affiliation: University of Thessaly
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A single bout of downhill running transiently increases HOMA-IR without altering adipokine response in healthy adult women
    A Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, University of Thessaly, Karies, 42100, Trikala, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:2925-32. 2013
  2. pmc Cigarette smoking associates with body weight and muscle mass of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a cross-sectional, observational study
    Antonios Stavropoulos-Kalinoglou
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, Wolverhampton University, Gorway Road, Walsall, WS1 3BD, West Midlands, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R59. 2008
  3. pmc The effects of low and high glycemic index foods on exercise performance and beta-endorphin responses
    Athanasios Z Jamurtas
    University of Thessaly, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Karies, 42100, Trikala, Greece
    J Int Soc Sports Nutr 8:15. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of exercise on oxidative stress in individuals with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
    Athanasios Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, University of Thessaly, 42100 Trikala, Greece
    In Vivo 20:875-80. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Beta-endorphin infusion during exercise in rats does not alter hepatic or muscle glycogen
    A Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, University of Thessaly, Trikala, Greece
    J Sports Sci 19:931-5. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint The effects of acute exercise on serum adiponectin and resistin levels and their relation to insulin sensitivity in overweight males
    A Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, University of Thessaly, Karies, 42100, Trikala, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 97:122-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison between leg and arm eccentric exercises of the same relative intensity on indices of muscle damage
    Athanasios Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, University of Thessaly, Karies, Trikala, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 95:179-85. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The effects of a single bout of exercise on resting energy expenditure and respiratory exchange ratio
    A Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Thessaly University, 42100, Trikala, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 92:393-8. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Beneficial changes in energy expenditure and lipid profile after eccentric exercise in overweight and lean women
    V Paschalis
    Center for Research and Technology Thessaly, Institute of Human Performance and Rehabilitation, Trikala, Greece
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:e103-11. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Position sense and reaction angle after eccentric exercise: the repeated bout effect
    V Paschalis
    Institute of Human Performance and Rehabilitation, Centre for Research and Technology of Thessaly, Trikala, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 103:9-18. 2008

Collaborators

  • Y Koutedakis
  • M G Nikolaidis
  • I G Fatouros
  • Christina Yfanti
  • Vassilis Paschalis
  • K Nosaka
  • A H Goldfarb
  • V Mougios
  • Andreas D Flouris
  • Christos Kotzamanidis
  • Theodore J Angelopoulos
  • Vassilios Gourgoulis
  • Nikos Kostopoulos
  • George Mastorakos
  • Colin N Moran
  • Giorgos S Metsios
  • Konstantinos Margonis
  • Trifon Tofas
  • Antonios Stavropoulos-Kalinoglou
  • Dimitris Kouretas
  • Ioannis Papassotiriou
  • Yiannis Michailidis
  • Sofia Gougoura
  • Kiriakos Taxildaris
  • I A Kostaropoulos
  • Ioannis I Douroudos
  • Christos Vassilopoulos
  • Richard H Wilson
  • Mark E S Bailey
  • Yannis P Pitsiladis
  • Athanasios Tsiokanos
  • Julia C Denton
  • Dimitrios A Theocharis
  • Karen M J Douglas
  • Marina Kita
  • Efstathios A Sinouris
  • Nickoletta Papageorgakopoulou
  • George D Kitas
  • Alan M Nevill
  • Vasileios F Panoulas
  • Aristeidis M Tsatsakis
  • Demetrios Kouretas
  • Iason A Kostaropoulos
  • Manolis N Tzatzarakis
  • Ioannis Douroudos
  • Asimina Mitrakou
  • Anastasios E Germenis
  • Dimitrios Kouretas
  • Konstantinos Gourgoulianis
  • Andres E Carrillo
  • Theodoros Kiropoulos
  • Athanasios Chatzinikolaou
  • Georgios Koukoulis
  • G Papadopoulos
  • Athanasios Hatzinikolaou
  • D Kouretas
  • G V Ikonomou
  • Hugh E Montgomery
  • Kontantinos Mavromatidis
  • V Makrygiannis
  • Tilemaxos Tsitsios
  • Rebecca Schultz

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint A single bout of downhill running transiently increases HOMA-IR without altering adipokine response in healthy adult women
    A Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, University of Thessaly, Karies, 42100, Trikala, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:2925-32. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of muscle damage due to downhill running on inflammation, insulin sensitivity and selected adipokines related to insulin regulation (adiponectin, visfatin, resistin)...
  2. pmc Cigarette smoking associates with body weight and muscle mass of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a cross-sectional, observational study
    Antonios Stavropoulos-Kalinoglou
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, Wolverhampton University, Gorway Road, Walsall, WS1 3BD, West Midlands, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R59. 2008
    ..This cross-sectional study aimed to identify potential associations of smoking with body weight and composition of RA patients...
  3. pmc The effects of low and high glycemic index foods on exercise performance and beta-endorphin responses
    Athanasios Z Jamurtas
    University of Thessaly, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Karies, 42100, Trikala, Greece
    J Int Soc Sports Nutr 8:15. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of exercise on oxidative stress in individuals with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
    Athanasios Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, University of Thessaly, 42100 Trikala, Greece
    In Vivo 20:875-80. 2006
    ..The effect of exercise on oxidative stress in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD)-deficient individuals was investigated...
  5. ncbi request reprint Beta-endorphin infusion during exercise in rats does not alter hepatic or muscle glycogen
    A Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, University of Thessaly, Trikala, Greece
    J Sports Sci 19:931-5. 2001
    ..Our results suggest that liver and muscle glycogenolysis is not responsible for the differences in plasma glucose with beta-endorphin infusion during exercise...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effects of acute exercise on serum adiponectin and resistin levels and their relation to insulin sensitivity in overweight males
    A Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, University of Thessaly, Karies, 42100, Trikala, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 97:122-6. 2006
    ..Furthermore, it appears that adiponectin or resistin is not associated with insulin sensitivity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison between leg and arm eccentric exercises of the same relative intensity on indices of muscle damage
    Athanasios Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, University of Thessaly, Karies, Trikala, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 95:179-85. 2005
    ..These results suggest that the magnitude of muscle damage is greater and the recovery of muscle function was slower after eccentric exercise of arm elbow flexors than the knee extensors...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effects of a single bout of exercise on resting energy expenditure and respiratory exchange ratio
    A Z Jamurtas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Thessaly University, 42100, Trikala, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 92:393-8. 2004
    ..These results suggest that a single bout of either WL or R exercise, characterised by the same relative intensity and duration, increase REE and fat oxidation for at least 24 h post-exercise...
  9. doi request reprint Beneficial changes in energy expenditure and lipid profile after eccentric exercise in overweight and lean women
    V Paschalis
    Center for Research and Technology Thessaly, Institute of Human Performance and Rehabilitation, Trikala, Greece
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:e103-11. 2010
    ..Eccentric exercise may be a promising lifestyle factor to combat obesity and dyslipidemias...
  10. doi request reprint Position sense and reaction angle after eccentric exercise: the repeated bout effect
    V Paschalis
    Institute of Human Performance and Rehabilitation, Centre for Research and Technology of Thessaly, Trikala, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 103:9-18. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The effects of muscle damage on running economy in healthy males
    V Paschalis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Thessaly University, Karies 42100, Trikala, Greece
    Int J Sports Med 26:827-31. 2005
    ..05). It was concluded that changes in muscle damage and muscle performance as measured in this study are not reflected by concomitant alterations in running economy at submaximal intensities...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the blood redox status between long-distance and short-distance runners
    I A Kostaropoulos
    Department of Biochemistry Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Karies, Trikala
    Physiol Res 55:611-6. 2006
    ..This different effect of the two training modules on catalase activity of long-distance runners might be partly due to the high oxygen load imposed during their repeated prolonged exercise bouts...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of eccentric exercise on position sense and joint reaction angle of the lower limbs
    V Paschalis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Thessaly University, Karies, 42100 Trikala, Greece
    Muscle Nerve 35:496-503. 2007
    ..Attenuation of position sense and joint reaction angle of the lower limbs after damaging activities is a serious functional limitation that may lead to an increase risk of injury, particularly in older populations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Plyometric exercise increases serum indices of muscle damage and collagen breakdown
    Trifon Tofas
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, University of Thessaly, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 22:490-6. 2008
    ..Coaches need to keep in mind that by using plyometric activities, despite the increased muscle damage and collagen turnover that follow, it is not necessarily accompanied by decreases in skeletal muscle capacity...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effect of muscle-damaging exercise on blood and skeletal muscle oxidative stress: magnitude and time-course considerations
    Michalis G Nikolaidis
    Institute of Human Performance and Rehabilitation, Center for Research and Technology Thessaly, Trikala, Greece
    Sports Med 38:579-606. 2008
    ..In summary, muscle-damaging exercise can increase oxidative stress/damage in blood and skeletal muscle of rats and humans that may persist for and/or appear several days after exercise...
  16. ncbi request reprint Uniform and prolonged changes in blood oxidative stress after muscle-damaging exercise
    Vassilis Paschalis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, University of Thessaly, 42100, Trikala, Greece
    In Vivo 21:877-83. 2007
    ..The effect of eccentric exercise on the time-course changes in several indices of muscle damage and blood oxidative stress was examined...
  17. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress biomarkers responses to physical overtraining: implications for diagnosis
    Konstantinos Margonis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini 69100, and Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Dunant Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Free Radic Biol Med 43:901-10. 2007
    ..In conclusion, overtraining induces a marked response of oxidative stress biomarkers which, in some cases, was proportional to training load, suggesting that they may serve as a tool for overtraining diagnosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Sampling time is crucial for measurement of aerobic exercise-induced oxidative stress
    Yiannis Michailidis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1107-13. 2007
    ..To thoroughly investigate the time-course changes of several commonly used markers of oxidative stress by performing serial measurements during a 24-h period after an acute bout of strenuous cardiovascular exercise...
  19. ncbi request reprint Decreased blood oxidative stress after repeated muscle-damaging exercise
    Michalis G Nikolaidis
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1080-9. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of repeated muscle-damaging exercise on the time-course changes in several indices of muscle damage, and to compare them with changes in blood oxidative stress indices...
  20. ncbi request reprint Acute exercise markedly increases blood oxidative stress in boys and girls
    Michalis G Nikolaidis
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, 41221 Larissa, Greece
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 32:197-205. 2007
    ..38). The main finding of the present study is that an acute swimming bout at 70%-75% maximum velocity resulted in blood oxidative stress in a similar manner in both trained young boys and girls...
  21. ncbi request reprint Significant enhancements in glucose tolerance and insulin action in centrally obese subjects following ten days of training
    Theodore J Angelopoulos
    Laboratory of Applied Physiology, College of Health and Human Sciences, The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 12:113-8. 2002
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the effects of short-term exercise on glucose tolerance and insulin response to a glucose load in centrally obese individuals...
  22. ncbi request reprint Increased oxidative stress indices in the blood of child swimmers
    Sofia Gougoura
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, 26 Ploutonos Str, 41221 Larissa, Greece
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:235-9. 2007
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Short vs. long length of rectus femoris during eccentric exercise in relation to muscle damage in healthy males
    Vassilis Paschalis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Thessaly University, Karies 42100, Trikala, Greece
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 20:617-22. 2005
    ..We investigated the effects of short vs. long length of rectus femoris during eccentric exercise of similar range of motion on selected muscle damage indicators...
  24. ncbi request reprint Equal volumes of high and low intensity of eccentric exercise in relation to muscle damage and performance
    Vassilios Paschalis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Thessaly University, Trikala, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 19:184-8. 2005
    ..107%; 72 hours, 84.8% vs. 109.2%; 96 hours, 86.8% vs. 114.4%. These results indicate that matching volumes of HI and LI eccentric exercise have similar effects on muscle damage, but HI has a more prominent effect on muscle performance...
  25. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress responses in older men during endurance training and detraining
    Ioannis G Fatouros
    Democritus University of Thrace, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, 7th km of National Rd Komotini Xanthi, Komotini, 69100, Greece
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:2065-72. 2004
    ..This study aimed to evaluate responses of selected markers of oxidative stress and antioxidant status in inactive older men during endurance training and detraining...
  26. ncbi request reprint The effects of muscle damage following eccentric exercise on gait biomechanics
    Vassilis Paschalis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Thessaly University, Karies, 42100, Trikala, Greece
    Gait Posture 25:236-42. 2007
    ..The fact that these alterations occur at different gait phases could be attributed to the speed of movement and to a self-protection mechanism to prevent further damage...
  27. ncbi request reprint Exercise-induced oxidative stress in G6PD-deficient individuals
    Michalis G Nikolaidis
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1443-50. 2006
    ..This study was designed to investigate whether individuals with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency can exercise without greater perturbations in their redox status compared with non-G6PD-deficient individuals...
  28. ncbi request reprint Intense basketball-simulated exercise induces muscle damage in men with elevated anterior compartment pressure
    Nikos Kostopoulos
    School of Medicine, University of Crete, Irakleio 71110, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 18:451-8. 2004
    ..Results of the present investigation provide evidence to support proper diagnosis, monitoring, care, and preventive measures for symptomatic individuals prior to participation in activities such as basketball...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cell-free plasma DNA as a novel marker of aseptic inflammation severity related to exercise overtraining
    Ioannis G Fatouros
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini Greece
    Clin Chem 52:1820-4. 2006
    ..Circulating free plasma DNA is implicated in conditions associated with tissue injury, including exercise-induced inflammation, and thus is a potential marker for athletic overtraining...
  30. 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint Resistance training and detraining effects on flexibility performance in the elderly are intensity-dependent
    Ioannis G Fatouros
    Physical Education and Sports Sciences Department, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 20:634-42. 2006
    ..Detraining seems to reverse training strength and flexibility gains in the elderly in an intensity-dependent manner...
  32. ncbi request reprint Improvements in glucose tolerance in obese males with abnormal glucose tolerance following 10 days of aerobic exercise
    Julia C Denton
    The University of Central Florida, Education Complex, Orlando, FL 32816, USA
    Prev Med 38:885-8. 2004
    ..We examined the effects of a moderate intensity, short-term exercise training protocol on glucose tolerance in obese males with glucose intolerance...
  33. ncbi request reprint The associations of ACE polymorphisms with physical, physiological and skill parameters in adolescents
    Colin N Moran
    Institute of Diet, Exercise and Lifestyle, IDEAL, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Hum Genet 14:332-9. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Effects of interaction between angiotensin I-converting enzyme polymorphisms and lifestyle on adiposity in adolescent Greeks
    Colin N Moran
    Division of Neurosciences, Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Obes Res 13:1499-504. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint A brief exposure to moderate passive smoke increases metabolism and thyroid hormone secretion
    Giorgos S Metsios
    Laboratory of Applied Physiology, Department of Sports and Exercise Science, University of Thessaly, Karies, Trikala GR42100, Greece
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:208-11. 2007
    ..Active smoking influences normal metabolic status and thyroid function...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dose-related effects of prolonged NaHCO3 ingestion during high-intensity exercise
    Ioannis I Douroudos
    Democritus University of Thrace, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Komotini, Greece
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1746-53. 2006
    ..This study aimed to determine whether different levels of NaHCO3 intake influences acid-base balance and performance during high-intensity exercise after 5 d of supplementation...