- Strength training for children and adolescents: benefits and risksDavide Barbieri
University of Ferrara, Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, Ferrara, Italy
Coll Antropol 37:219-25. 2013..It can be therefore concluded that strength training is a relatively safe and healthy practice for children and adolescents...
- Anthropometric and body composition changes during expeditions at high altitudeLuciana Zaccagni
1 Division of Exercise Science, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Surgical Specialties, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
High Alt Med Biol 15:176-82. 2014..Adaptations were faster in males than in females. In conclusion, the present research describes significant adaptations to high altitude, in terms of body weight reduction, regardless of the amount of performed physical activity...
- Body composition and physical activity in Italian university studentsLuciana Zaccagni
Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, University of Ferrara, Corso Ercole I d Este 32, 44121 Ferrara, Italy
J Transl Med 12:120. 2014....
- Body composition and somatotype of experienced mountain climbersDavide Barbieri
Department of Biology and Evolution, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
High Alt Med Biol 13:46-50. 2012..Body mass, height, girths, skinfolds, and bone breadths were gathered and used to calculate body composition and somatotype of each subject...