André F Seabra

Summary

Affiliation: University of Porto
Country: Portugal

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Muscle strength and soccer practice as major determinants of bone mineral density in adolescents
    André Seabra
    Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Centre of Research, Education, Innovation and Intervention in Sport, Porto, Portugal
    Joint Bone Spine 79:403-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Age and sex differences in physical activity of Portuguese adolescents
    André Filipe Teixeira e Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:65-70. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental factors in familial clustering in physical activity
    André F Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:205-11. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint [Biological and socio-cultural determinants of physical activity in adolescents]
    André F Seabra
    Faculdade de Desporto, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Cad Saude Publica 24:721-36. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Correlates of physical activity in Portuguese adolescents from 10 to 18 years
    A F Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 21:318-23. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Associations between sport participation, demographic and socio-cultural factors in Portuguese children and adolescents
    André F Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto Porto, Portugal
    Eur J Public Health 18:25-30. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Sports participation among Portuguese youth 10 to 18 years
    André F Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Phys Act Health 4:370-80. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Training status and match activity of professional soccer players throughout a season
    João R Silva
    Department of Soccer, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Strength Cond Res 27:20-30. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of physical activity in school children aged 8-10 years
    Ana C Seabra
    1 Center of Research, Education, Innovation and Intervention in Sport CIFI2D, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Portugal
    Eur J Public Health 23:794-8. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the youth physical activity promotion model among portuguese elementary schoolchildren
    Ana C Seabra
    Dept of Research, Education, Innovation, and Intervention in Sport CIFI2D, Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Portugal
    J Phys Act Health 10:1159-65. 2013

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Muscle strength and soccer practice as major determinants of bone mineral density in adolescents
    André Seabra
    Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Centre of Research, Education, Innovation and Intervention in Sport, Porto, Portugal
    Joint Bone Spine 79:403-8. 2012
    ..To analyse the relationship between isokinetic strength of the lower limb muscles and bone mineral density and content (BMD, BMC) of adolescent male soccer players and age-matched controls not involved in sport (12-15 years)...
  2. doi request reprint Age and sex differences in physical activity of Portuguese adolescents
    André Filipe Teixeira e Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:65-70. 2008
    ..This study sought to examine sex- and age-associated variations in physical activity (PA) among Portuguese adolescents aged 10-18 yr...
  3. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental factors in familial clustering in physical activity
    André F Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:205-11. 2008
    ..In summary, there is substantial familial aggregation in PA, to which shared environmental factors appear to contribute somewhat more than shared genetic factors...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Biological and socio-cultural determinants of physical activity in adolescents]
    André F Seabra
    Faculdade de Desporto, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Cad Saude Publica 24:721-36. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Correlates of physical activity in Portuguese adolescents from 10 to 18 years
    A F Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 21:318-23. 2011
    ..These results also suggested that interventions should focus on girls and low SES adolescents who face higher risk of inactivity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Associations between sport participation, demographic and socio-cultural factors in Portuguese children and adolescents
    André F Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto Porto, Portugal
    Eur J Public Health 18:25-30. 2008
    ..The present study examines the associations between demographic [age, gender and socio-economic status (SES)] and socio-cultural factors (SP of family, and peers and physical educator influences) and the SP of children and adolescents...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sports participation among Portuguese youth 10 to 18 years
    André F Seabra
    Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Phys Act Health 4:370-80. 2007
    ..The present study considered age- and sex-associated variation in sports participation (SP) in Portuguese youth...
  8. doi request reprint Training status and match activity of professional soccer players throughout a season
    João R Silva
    Department of Soccer, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Strength Cond Res 27:20-30. 2013
    ..The players with greater muscle strength and power expressed lower performance decrements in the GPPs. In conclusion, the results highlight the relevance of players' neuromuscular function on game physical performance...
  9. doi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of physical activity in school children aged 8-10 years
    Ana C Seabra
    1 Center of Research, Education, Innovation and Intervention in Sport CIFI2D, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Portugal
    Eur J Public Health 23:794-8. 2013
    ..This study considered gender differences in relationships between biologic (body mass index, BMI), demographic (socioeconomic sport status, SES) and psychosocial correlates of PA and level of PA in Portuguese primary school children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the youth physical activity promotion model among portuguese elementary schoolchildren
    Ana C Seabra
    Dept of Research, Education, Innovation, and Intervention in Sport CIFI2D, Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Portugal
    J Phys Act Health 10:1159-65. 2013
    ..Intervention programs intended to enhance attraction to PA, perceived physical competence and favorable parental influence should be developed to promote children's PA participation. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the youth physical activity promotion model among Portuguese elementary schoolchildren
    Ana C Seabra
    Dept of Research, Education, Innovation, and Intervention in Sport CIFI2D, Faculty of Sports, University of Porto, Portugal
    J Phys Act Health 10:1159-65. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate an adapted version of the YPAP model for explaining PA among Portuguese schoolchildren...
  12. doi request reprint Gender, weight status and socioeconomic differences in psychosocial correlates of physical activity in schoolchildren
    Ana Seabra
    Research, Education, Innovation and Intervention in Sport CIFI2D, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Portugal
    J Sci Med Sport 16:320-6. 2013
    ..This study sought to assess differences in attraction to physical activity, perceived physical competence and parental socialization influences across gender, body mass index and socioeconomic status in Portuguese children...
  13. doi request reprint Individual match playing time during the season affects fitness-related parameters of male professional soccer players
    João R Silva
    Department of Soccer, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2729-39. 2011
    ..Thus, given the unique demands of actual match play, coaches should try to incorporate a competitive friendly match in the weekly training cycle of nonstarter players...
  14. doi request reprint Physiological demands of elite team handball with special reference to playing position
    Susana C A Póvoas
    1Research Center in Sports, Health Sciences and Human Development, Vila Real, Portugal 2Maia Institute of Higher Education, Research Center in Sport and Physical Activity, Maia, Portugal 3Research Center in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal 4Sport and Health Sciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, United Kingdom 5Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Copenhagen Center for Team Sport and Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark and 6Center of Research, Education, Innovation and Intervention in Sport, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Strength Cond Res 28:430-42. 2014
    ..Training of elite handball players should comprise high-intensity position-specific exercises aiming at improving the ability to maintain a high exercise intensity throughout the game. ..