Elisa A Marques

Summary

Affiliation: University of Porto
Country: Portugal

Publications

  1. pmc Is walking to school associated with improved metabolic health?
    Andreia Nogueira Pizarro
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:12. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Response of bone mineral density, inflammatory cytokines, and biochemical bone markers to a 32-week combined loading exercise programme in older men and women
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport Science, University of Porto, Rua Dr Plácido Costa 91, 4200 450 Porto, Portugal
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 57:226-33. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Modifiable lifestyle behavior patterns, sedentary time and physical activity contexts: a cluster analysis among middle school boys and girls in the SALTA study
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure CIAFEL, Faculty of Sport Science, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Prev Med 56:413-5. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Effects of resistance and multicomponent exercise on lipid profiles of older women
    E Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, University of Porto, Portugal
    Maturitas 63:84-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Appendicular fat mass is positively associated with femoral neck bone mineral density in older women
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Menopause 19:311-8. 2012
  6. pmc Exercise effects on bone mineral density in older adults: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Portugal
    Age (Dordr) 34:1493-515. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Effects of resistance and aerobic exercise on physical function, bone mineral density, OPG and RANKL in older women
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport Science, University of Porto, Rua Dr Plácido Costa 91, 4200 450 Porto, Portugal
    Exp Gerontol 46:524-32. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Normative functional fitness standards and trends of portuguese older adults: cross-cultural comparisons
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Center in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Aging Phys Act 22:126-37. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Multicomponent training program with weight-bearing exercises elicits favorable bone density, muscle strength, and balance adaptations in older women
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Rua Dr Plácido Costa 91, 4200 450 Porto, Portugal
    Calcif Tissue Int 88:117-29. 2011
  10. pmc Parental physical activity, safety perceptions and children's independent mobility
    Maria Paula Santos
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure CIAFEL, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Rua Dr Plácido Costa 91, Porto 4200 450, Portugal
    BMC Public Health 13:584. 2013

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Is walking to school associated with improved metabolic health?
    Andreia Nogueira Pizarro
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:12. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of this cross sectional study was to examine the relationship between active commuting to/from school and metabolic risk factors in 10 to 12 year old children...
  2. doi request reprint Response of bone mineral density, inflammatory cytokines, and biochemical bone markers to a 32-week combined loading exercise programme in older men and women
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport Science, University of Porto, Rua Dr Plácido Costa 91, 4200 450 Porto, Portugal
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 57:226-33. 2013
    ..This reinforces the role of exercise to counteract the age-related inflammation, and the muscle strength, balance and BMD reduction...
  3. doi request reprint Modifiable lifestyle behavior patterns, sedentary time and physical activity contexts: a cluster analysis among middle school boys and girls in the SALTA study
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure CIAFEL, Faculty of Sport Science, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Prev Med 56:413-5. 2013
    ..To analyze how modifiable health-related variables are clustered and associated with children's participation in play, active travel and structured exercise and sport among boys and girls...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of resistance and multicomponent exercise on lipid profiles of older women
    E Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, University of Porto, Portugal
    Maturitas 63:84-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of two exercise programs of 8 months duration on lipid profiles in older women...
  5. doi request reprint Appendicular fat mass is positively associated with femoral neck bone mineral density in older women
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Menopause 19:311-8. 2012
    ..In this study, we examined the relationships between body fat accumulation and distribution and bone mineral density (BMD) in older women...
  6. pmc Exercise effects on bone mineral density in older adults: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Portugal
    Age (Dordr) 34:1493-515. 2012
    ..Funnel plots showed no evidence of publication bias. Trial quality was moderate to high. The findings from our meta-analysis of RCTs support the efficacy of exercise for increasing LS and FN BMD in older adults...
  7. doi request reprint Effects of resistance and aerobic exercise on physical function, bone mineral density, OPG and RANKL in older women
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport Science, University of Porto, Rua Dr Plácido Costa 91, 4200 450 Porto, Portugal
    Exp Gerontol 46:524-32. 2011
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  8. doi request reprint Normative functional fitness standards and trends of portuguese older adults: cross-cultural comparisons
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Center in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Aging Phys Act 22:126-37. 2014
    ..These newly established normative standards make it possible to assess individual fitness level and provide a basis for implementing population-wide health strategies to counteract early loss of independence. ..
  9. doi request reprint Multicomponent training program with weight-bearing exercises elicits favorable bone density, muscle strength, and balance adaptations in older women
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Rua Dr Plácido Costa 91, 4200 450 Porto, Portugal
    Calcif Tissue Int 88:117-29. 2011
    ..Data suggest that 8 months of moderate-impact weight-bearing and multicomponent exercises reduces the potential risk factors for falls and related fractures in older women...
  10. pmc Parental physical activity, safety perceptions and children's independent mobility
    Maria Paula Santos
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure CIAFEL, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Rua Dr Plácido Costa 91, Porto 4200 450, Portugal
    BMC Public Health 13:584. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine the contribution of parental physical activity and perception of neighborhood safety to children's independent mobility...
  11. doi request reprint Normative functional fitness standards and trends of Portuguese older adults: cross-cultural comparisons
    Elisa A Marques
    Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Aging Phys Act 22:126-37. 2014
    ..These newly established normative standards make it possible to assess individual fitness level and provide a basis for implementing population-wide health strategies to counteract early loss of independence. ..