Alejandro Lucia

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Affiliation: Universidad Europea de Madrid
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi Cancer-related fatigue: can exercise physiology assist oncologists?
    Alejandro Lucia
    Physiology Department, Faculty of Health Sciences, European University of Madrid, Spain
    Lancet Oncol 4:616-25. 2003
  2. ncbi Early-phase adaptations to intrahospital training in strength and functional mobility of children with leukemia
    Alejandro F San Juan
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, European University of Madrid, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 21:173-7. 2007
  3. ncbi Is cardiorespiratory fitness related to quality of life in survivors of breast cancer?
    Fernando Herrero
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 20:535-40. 2006
  4. ncbi Impact of training intensity distribution on performance in endurance athletes
    Jonathan Esteve-Lanao
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 21:943-9. 2007
  5. doi Aerobic fitness is associated with lower risk of hospitalization in children with cystic fibrosis
    Margarita Perez
    School of Doctorate Studies and Research, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Pediatr Pulmonol 49:641-9. 2014
  6. doi Intrahospital weight and aerobic training in children with cystic fibrosis: a randomized controlled trial
    Elena Santana Sosa
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:2-11. 2012
  7. doi Exercise during hematopoietic stem cell transplant hospitalization in children
    Carolina Chamorro-Viña
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:1045-53. 2010
  8. pmc How do humans control physiological strain during strenuous endurance exercise?
    Jonathan Esteve-Lanao
    Department of Exercise Physiology, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    PLoS ONE 3:e2943. 2008
  9. doi Exercise benefits in chronic graft versus host disease: a murine model study
    Carmen Fiuza-Luces
    School of Doctorate Studies and Research, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1703-11. 2013
  10. ncbi Effects of an intrahospital exercise program intervention for children with leukemia
    Alejandro F San Juan
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:13-21. 2007

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  1. ncbi Cancer-related fatigue: can exercise physiology assist oncologists?
    Alejandro Lucia
    Physiology Department, Faculty of Health Sciences, European University of Madrid, Spain
    Lancet Oncol 4:616-25. 2003
    ..Current knowledge, combined with findings soon to be published, could launch new opportunities for patients with cancer. In this new century, exercise physiology could soon prove to be very useful for oncologists...
  2. ncbi Early-phase adaptations to intrahospital training in strength and functional mobility of children with leukemia
    Alejandro F San Juan
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, European University of Madrid, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 21:173-7. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi Is cardiorespiratory fitness related to quality of life in survivors of breast cancer?
    Fernando Herrero
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 20:535-40. 2006
    ..The improvement of both submaximal indices can have a beneficial effect on QOL...
  4. ncbi Impact of training intensity distribution on performance in endurance athletes
    Jonathan Esteve-Lanao
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 21:943-9. 2007
    ....
  5. doi Aerobic fitness is associated with lower risk of hospitalization in children with cystic fibrosis
    Margarita Perez
    School of Doctorate Studies and Research, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Pediatr Pulmonol 49:641-9. 2014
    ....
  6. doi Intrahospital weight and aerobic training in children with cystic fibrosis: a randomized controlled trial
    Elena Santana Sosa
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:2-11. 2012
    ..We also determined the effects of a detraining period (4 wk) on the aforementioned outcomes...
  7. doi Exercise during hematopoietic stem cell transplant hospitalization in children
    Carolina Chamorro-Viña
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:1045-53. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc How do humans control physiological strain during strenuous endurance exercise?
    Jonathan Esteve-Lanao
    Department of Exercise Physiology, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    PLoS ONE 3:e2943. 2008
    ..Distance running performance is a viable model of human locomotion...
  9. doi Exercise benefits in chronic graft versus host disease: a murine model study
    Carmen Fiuza-Luces
    School of Doctorate Studies and Research, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1703-11. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi Effects of an intrahospital exercise program intervention for children with leukemia
    Alejandro F San Juan
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:13-21. 2007
    ....
  11. doi Running-specific, periodized strength training attenuates loss of stride length during intense endurance running
    Jonathan Esteve-Lanao
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1176-83. 2008
    ..In conclusion, periodized, running-specific strength training minimizes the loss of stride length that typically occurs in endurance runners during fatiguing running bouts...
  12. ncbi How do endurance runners actually train? Relationship with competition performance
    Jonathan Esteve-Lanao
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, European University of Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:496-504. 2005
    ..To quantify the relationship between total training load and running performance during the most important competitions of the season (national cross-country championships, 4.175- and 10.130-km races)...
  13. ncbi Determinants of VO(2) kinetics at high power outputs during a ramp exercise protocol
    Alejandro Lucia
    Departamento de Ciencias Morfológicas y Fisiología, Universidad Europea de Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:326-31. 2002
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  14. ncbi Curvilinear VO(2):power output relationship in a ramp test in professional cyclists: possible association with blood hemoglobin concentration
    Alejandro Lucia
    Departamento de Ciencias Morfológicas y Fisiología, Universidad Europea de Madrid, Spain
    Jpn J Physiol 52:95-103. 2002
    ..A significant negative correlation was encountered between DeltaVO(2) and resting hemoglobin levels before the tests (r = 20.61; p < 0.05). In conclusion, professional cyclists exhibit an attenuation of the VO(2) rise above the LT...
  15. ncbi Inverse relationship between VO2max and economy/efficiency in world-class cyclists
    Alejandro Lucia
    Departamento de Ciencias Morfológicas y Fisiología, Universidad Europea de Madrid, E 28670 Villaviciosa de Odón, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:2079-84. 2002
    ..Cycling economy (CE) and gross mechanical efficiency (GE) were calculated during the constant-load tests...
  16. ncbi Tour de France versus Vuelta a España: which is harder?
    Alejandro Lucia
    Faculty of Physical Activity and Sports, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:872-8. 2003
    ..To compare the total exercise loads (intensity x volume) of the Vuelta a España and Tour de France during the last year...
  17. ncbi The Tour de France: a physiological review
    Alejandro Lucia
    Facultad de Ciencias de la Actividad Física y el Deporte, Universidad Europea de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 13:275-83. 2003
    ..The aim of this article is to review the history of the TDF. Special emphasis is placed on the last decade where classic physiology has been integrated into applied scientific cycling data...
  18. ncbi Kinetics of VO(2) in professional cyclists
    Alejandro Lucia
    Departamento de Ciencias Morfológicas y Fisiología, Universidad Europea de Madrid
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:320-5. 2002
    ..To analyze the kinetics of oxygen uptake (VO(2)) in professional road cyclists during a ramp cycle ergometer test and to compare the results with those derived from well-trained amateur cyclists...
  19. ncbi PPARGC1A genotype (Gly482Ser) predicts exceptional endurance capacity in European men
    Alejandro Lucia
    European University of Madrid, Spain
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 99:344-8. 2005
    ..This finding has relevance from the perspective of physical performance, but it may also be informative for the targeted prevention of diseases associated with low fitness such as Type 2 diabetes...
  20. doi Resistance (weight lifting) training in an adolescent with McArdle disease
    Sergio García-Benítez
    European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Child Neurol 28:805-8. 2013
    ..The authors' preliminary data suggest that supervised, light to moderate resistance training is feasible in children with McArdle disease and has potential clinical benefits...
  21. pmc Acyl coenzyme A synthetase long-chain 1 (ACSL1) gene polymorphism (rs6552828) and elite endurance athletic status: a replication study
    Thomas Yvert
    Department of Biomedicine, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e41268. 2012
    ..880) (P-value=0.04). Our findings suggest that the ACSL1 gene polymorphism rs6552828 is not associated with elite endurance athletic status in Caucasians, yet a marginal association seems to exist for the Chinese (Han) male population...
  22. ncbi In professional road cyclists, low pedaling cadences are less efficient
    Alejandro Lucia
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, European University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1048-54. 2004
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