Antonio Paoli

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of three distinct protocols of fitness training on body composition, strength and blood lactate
    A Paoli
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 50:43-51. 2010
  2. pmc Protein Supplementation Does Not Further Increase Latissimus Dorsi Muscle Fiber Hypertrophy after Eight Weeks of Resistance Training in Novice Subjects, but Partially Counteracts the Fast-to-Slow Muscle Fiber Transition
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova 35131, Italy
    Nutrients 8:. 2016
  3. pmc Effects of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (ω-3) supplementation on some cardiovascular risk factors with a ketogenic Mediterranean diet
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, 35131 Padova, Italy
    Mar Drugs 13:996-1009. 2015
  4. pmc The involvement of MMP-2 and MMP-9 in heart exercise-related angiogenesis
    Marianna Bellafiore
    Department of Legal, Society and Sport Sciences, University of Palermo, Via E, Duse 2, 90146 Palermo, Italy
    J Transl Med 11:283. 2013
  5. pmc Ketogenic diet for obesity: friend or foe?
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova 35131, Italy
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:2092-107. 2014
  6. pmc Long term successful weight loss with a combination biphasic ketogenic Mediterranean diet and Mediterranean diet maintenance protocol
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova 35131, Italy
    Nutrients 5:5205-17. 2013
  7. pmc Effects of high-intensity circuit training, low-intensity circuit training and endurance training on blood pressure and lipoproteins in middle-aged overweight men
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences DSB, University of Padova, Via Marzolo 3, Padova 35131, Italy
    Lipids Health Dis 12:131. 2013
  8. pmc Myosin isoforms and contractile properties of single fibers of human Latissimus Dorsi muscle
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:249398. 2013
  9. pmc Beyond weight loss: a review of the therapeutic uses of very-low-carbohydrate (ketogenic) diets
    A Paoli
    The Physiological Laboratory, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:789-96. 2013
  10. pmc High-Intensity Interval Resistance Training (HIRT) influences resting energy expenditure and respiratory ratio in non-dieting individuals
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Physiological Laboratory, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Transl Med 10:237. 2012

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of three distinct protocols of fitness training on body composition, strength and blood lactate
    A Paoli
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 50:43-51. 2010
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  2. pmc Protein Supplementation Does Not Further Increase Latissimus Dorsi Muscle Fiber Hypertrophy after Eight Weeks of Resistance Training in Novice Subjects, but Partially Counteracts the Fast-to-Slow Muscle Fiber Transition
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova 35131, Italy
    Nutrients 8:. 2016
    ..Our results suggest that in LDM protein supplementation does not further enhance RT-induced muscle fiber hypertrophy nor influence mechanic muscle fiber characteristics but partially counteracts the fast-to-slow fiber shift. ..
  3. pmc Effects of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (ω-3) supplementation on some cardiovascular risk factors with a ketogenic Mediterranean diet
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, 35131 Padova, Italy
    Mar Drugs 13:996-1009. 2015
    ..We hypothesized that a ketogenic Mediterranean diet with phytoextracts combined with ω-3 supplementation may have increased positive effects on cardiovascular risk factors and inflammation...
  4. pmc The involvement of MMP-2 and MMP-9 in heart exercise-related angiogenesis
    Marianna Bellafiore
    Department of Legal, Society and Sport Sciences, University of Palermo, Via E, Duse 2, 90146 Palermo, Italy
    J Transl Med 11:283. 2013
    ..Our aim was to evaluate and localize MMP-2 and MMP-9's activities in relation to capillary proliferation in mouse hearts trained for 15, 30 and 45 days...
  5. pmc Ketogenic diet for obesity: friend or foe?
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova 35131, Italy
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:2092-107. 2014
    ..This review discusses the physiological basis of ketogenic diets and the rationale for their use in obesity, discussing the strengths and the weaknesses of these diets together with cautions that should be used in obese patients. ..
  6. pmc Long term successful weight loss with a combination biphasic ketogenic Mediterranean diet and Mediterranean diet maintenance protocol
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova 35131, Italy
    Nutrients 5:5205-17. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Effects of high-intensity circuit training, low-intensity circuit training and endurance training on blood pressure and lipoproteins in middle-aged overweight men
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences DSB, University of Padova, Via Marzolo 3, Padova 35131, Italy
    Lipids Health Dis 12:131. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Myosin isoforms and contractile properties of single fibers of human Latissimus Dorsi muscle
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:249398. 2013
    ..Importantly, such specialization is more pronounced in males than in females. ..
  9. pmc Beyond weight loss: a review of the therapeutic uses of very-low-carbohydrate (ketogenic) diets
    A Paoli
    The Physiological Laboratory, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:789-96. 2013
    ..The present review also questions whether there are still some preconceived ideas about ketogenic diets, which may be presenting unnecessary barriers to their use as therapeutic tools in the physician's hand. ..
  10. pmc High-Intensity Interval Resistance Training (HIRT) influences resting energy expenditure and respiratory ratio in non-dieting individuals
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Physiological Laboratory, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Transl Med 10:237. 2012
    ..It has been proposed that short period resistance training (RT) could play a role in weight control by increasing resting energy expenditure (REE) but the effects of different kinds of RT has not been widely reported...
  11. doi request reprint Nutrition and acne: therapeutic potential of ketogenic diets
    A Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Skin Pharmacol Physiol 25:111-7. 2012
    ..The physiological and biochemical effects of the ketogenic diet are examined from this perspective and mechanisms will be proposed via which this type of diet could have a role in the treatment of acne...
  12. pmc Ketogenic diet does not affect strength performance in elite artistic gymnasts
    Antonio Paoli
    Physiological Laboratory Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Int Soc Sports Nutr 9:34. 2012
    ..Ketogenic diets may be useful in sports that include weight class divisions and the aim of our study was to investigate the influence of VLCKD on explosive strength performance...
  13. pmc Protein supplementation in strength and conditioning adepts: knowledge, dietary behavior and practice in Palermo, Italy
    Antonino Bianco
    Department of Sports and Exercise Science DISMOT, University of Palermo, via Eleonora Duse, 2, 90146, Palermo, Italy
    J Int Soc Sports Nutr 8:25. 2011
    ..Little is known about protein supplement amongst people undertaking strength training in commercial gyms in Italy when compared to the US...
  14. ncbi request reprint [The ketogenic diet: an underappreciated therapeutic option?]
    A Paoli
    Dipartimento di Anatomia e Fisiologia Umana, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Clin Ter 162:e145-53. 2011
    ..This review discusses the physiological basis of VLCKD and the main applications together with its strengths and weaknesses compared to common dietary recommendations...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effect of stance width on the electromyographical activity of eight superficial thigh muscles during back squat with different bar loads
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Physiology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Strength Cond Res 23:246-50. 2009
    ..There were no significant differences concerning the EMG activity of the other analyzed muscles. These findings suggest that a large width is necessary for a greater activation of the gluteus maximus during back squats...
  16. doi request reprint Influence of different ranges of motion on selective recruitment of shoulder muscles in the sitting military press: an electromyographic study
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Physiology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Strength Cond Res 24:1578-83. 2010
    ..This suggests to coaches that in strength development programs the employment of an incomplete ROM can reduce the involvement of the trapezius without decreasing medium deltoid activation only with heavy loads...
  17. doi request reprint Latissimus dorsi fine needle muscle biopsy: a novel and efficient approach to study proximal muscles of upper limbs
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Surg Res 164:e257-63. 2010
    ..Two main problems were considered: the anatomical localization of the biopsy site and the selection of an appropriate needle...
  18. pmc Effect of ketogenic Mediterranean diet with phytoextracts and low carbohydrates/high-protein meals on weight, cardiovascular risk factors, body composition and diet compliance in Italian council employees
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Nutr J 10:112. 2011
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  19. pmc Protein supplementation increases postexercise plasma myostatin concentration after 8 weeks of resistance training in young physically active subjects
    Antonio Paoli
    1 Department of Biomedical Sciences DBS, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Med Food 18:137-43. 2015
    ..This MSTN elevation correlates positively with IGF-1 plasma level. This double increase of opposite (catabolic/anabolic) mediators could explain the substantial overlapping of MM increases in the two groups...
  20. pmc Pain Perception and Stabilometric Parameters in People With Chronic Low Back Pain After a Pilates Exercise Program: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    Antonino Patti
    From the Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Unit, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy APatti, AB, GM, MAM, MB, GB, AI, APalma Posturalab Research Institute, Palermo, Italy APatti, GM and Department of Biomedical Science, University of Padua, Padua, Italy APaoli
    Medicine (Baltimore) 95:e2414. 2016
    ..Our study also confirms the applicability of posturography in evaluating postural instability in patients with NSLBP. Due to our relatively small study group, future studies would be necessary to confirm our findings...
  21. doi request reprint Sports massage with ozonised oil or non-ozonised oil: Comparative effects on recovery parameters after maximal effort in cyclists
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, The Physiological Laboratory, University of Padua, Italy School of Human Movement Science, University of Padua, Italy Electronic address
    Phys Ther Sport 14:240-5. 2013
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  22. ncbi request reprint Exercising fasting or fed to enhance fat loss? Influence of food intake on respiratory ratio and excess postexercise oxygen consumption after a bout of endurance training
    Antonio Paoli
    Dept of Human Anatomy and Physiology, University of Padua, Italy
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 21:48-54. 2011
    ..The authors conclude that when moderate endurance exercise is done to lose body fat, fasting before exercise does not enhance lipid utilization; rather, physical activity after a light meal is advisable...
  23. pmc Effects of eight weeks of time-restricted feeding (16/8) on basal metabolism, maximal strength, body composition, inflammation, and cardiovascular risk factors in resistance-trained males
    Tatiana Moro
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padua, Italy
    J Transl Med 14:290. 2016
    ..Thus, the present study sought to investigate the effects of a modified IF protocol (i.e. time-restricted feeding) during resistance training in healthy resistance-trained males...
  24. pmc Static and Dynamic Postural Changes after a Mountain Ultra-Marathon of 80 km and 5500 D
    Giuseppe Marcolin
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    PLoS ONE 11:e0155085. 2016
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  25. doi request reprint Body metabolic rate and electromyographic activities of antigravitational muscles in supine and standing postures
    Alessandro Rubini
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section Physiology, University of Padova, 3 Via Marzolo, 35100 Padova, Italy
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:2045-50. 2012
    ..These results suggest that the increased metabolic rate in standing position is, at least in part, due to antigravitational muscle tone...
  26. ncbi request reprint Safety of transport and hyperbaric oxygen treatment in critically-ill patients from Padua hospitals into a centrally-located, stand-alone hyperbaric facility
    Gerardo Bosco
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Diving Hyperb Med 46:155-159. 2016
    ..In Padua, the "Associazione Tecnici IPerbarici" hyperbaric centre is a stand-alone facility outside of a hospital. Despite this, selected ICU patients receive HBOT at this facility...
  27. pmc Effects of Pilates exercise programs in people with chronic low back pain: a systematic review
    Antonino Patti
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Unit A Patti, AB, GM, MAM, MB, GB, AI, A Palma, University of Palermo Posturalab A Patti, GM, Italy and Department of Biomedical Science A Paoli, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Medicine (Baltimore) 94:e383. 2015
    ..However, the consensus in the field suggests that Pilates method is more effective than minimal physical exercise intervention in reducing pain. These conclusions need to be supported by other proper investigations...
  28. ncbi request reprint The Effects of Different High-Protein Low-Carbohydrates Proprietary Foods on Blood Sugar in Healthy Subjects
    Alessandra Lodi
    1 Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Med Food 19:1085-1095. 2016
    ..001), whereas the difference between the mean glycemia after the intake of glucose and after the intake of savory test foods (mean 91 ± 8 mg/dL) was of 31 mg/dL (P < .001)...
  29. pmc Biomechanical Comparison of Shorts With Different Pads: An Insight into the Perineum Protection Issue
    Giuseppe Marcolin
    From the Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy GM, CR, AP Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Padova, Padova, Italy NP and School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia FAP
    Medicine (Baltimore) 94:e1186. 2015
    ..Hence, the quantitative approach of objective comfort indexes introduced in this study could be helpful for manufacturers in the development of their protective pads...
  30. pmc It's a Matter of Mind! Cognitive Functioning Predicts the Athletic Performance in Ultra-Marathon Runners
    Giorgia Cona
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padua, Padua, Italy Department of Neuroscience, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    PLoS ONE 10:e0132943. 2015
    ..This research opens new directions towards understanding which kinds of cognitive and emotional factors can discriminate talented runners from less outstanding runners. ..
  31. ncbi request reprint 12-lead Holter monitoring in diving and water sports: a preliminary investigation
    Gerardo Bosco
    Physiological Laboratory, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Diving Hyperb Med 44:202-7. 2014
    ..To demonstrate the utility of 12-lead Holter monitoring underwater...
  32. ncbi request reprint Aerobic demand and scuba diving: concerns about medical evaluation
    Gerardo Bosco
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Laboratory of Physiology, University of Padova, Italy
    Diving Hyperb Med 44:61-3. 2014
    ..A more specific and in-water activity-related medical examination might be desirable for recreational scuba divers. ..
  33. pmc Ketogenic diet in neuromuscular and neurodegenerative diseases
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Via Marzolo 3, 35031 Padova, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2014:474296. 2014
    ..These mechanisms will be discussed in this review. ..
  34. doi request reprint Lift weights to fight overweight
    Antonio Paoli
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 35:1-6. 2015
    ..This review aims to explore the metabolic effects of RT and its efficacy and feasibility in overweight subjects. ..
  35. ncbi request reprint Myosin heavy chain isoforms in human laryngeal muscles: an expression study based on gel electrophoresis
    Luana Toniolo
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, University of Padova, I 35121 Padova, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 22:375-9. 2008
    ..MyHC L was, however, not found in any muscle of the three female patients and was never found in TA and TPh, iv) a great interindividual variability in MyHC distribution was present in all muscles...
  36. ncbi request reprint Equivalence of information from single frequency v. bioimpedance spectroscopy in bodybuilders
    Antonio Piccoli
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Br J Nutr 97:182-92. 2007
    ..98. Hence, there was equivalence between information provided by the vector components R and Xc at 50 kHz and that provided by 496 correlated vectors that were measured with BIS...