Manoel Da Cunha Costa

Manoel Da Cunha Costa
Universidade de Pernambuco | UPE · Escola Superior de Educação Física - ESEF/UPE

PhD
Associate Professor - Faculty of Physical Education / State University of Pernambuco

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March 1989 - present
Universidade de Pernambuco
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  • Desenvolver tecnologia, no âmbito da Fisiologia, Bioquímica, Cineantropometria e biofísica, como fator de avaliação do desempenho e melhoria da aptidão física e esportiva, em populações aparentemente saudáveis, atletas e com necessidades especiais.

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ABSTRACT To compare measured and estimated metabolic equivalent (MET) and energy expenditure (EE) in different situations with Type-1 diabetes (T1DM) patients. Ten T1DM patients performed three 30-minute sessions (resting, running-RS, and exergame-VS) at moderate intensity. MET and EE were measured by direct gas analyzer and estimated using the for...
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This study aimed to analyze discus throwing in Paralympic athletes from two functional classes (FCs). Seven athletes from two classes F-44 (N=4) and F-46 (N=3) performed three throws each during a regional competition and were evaluated through 3D kinemetry. The assessed athletes presented a similar throwing technique, with a preparation movement o...
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Introduction: Although Paralympic boccia is an up-and-coming sport, demanding more and requiring higher levels of performance from athletes, protocols are not available for evaluating its indicators. Objective: To develop and verify the applicability of a new protocol for assessing the precision of athletes of the sport. Methods: Two targets with t...
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Interval exercise is safe and effective to reduce blood pressure in the first few hours after a session of exercise, a phenomenon characterized by a decrease in systolic and/or diastolic blood pressure after a single session of physical exercise, in comparison both to resting values (pre-exercise) and to a control condition (without exercise). Thus...
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Introduction: Interval exercise is an effective training strategy frequently used by athletes to improve their performance in sports. It mainly involves high-intensity interval exercise and sprint interval exercise. Among them, the recovery mode is an integral part of an exercise session and can be classified as active recovery and passive recovery...
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Verificar a segurança glicêmica de um teste cardiorrespiratório máximo (VO2max) em pacientes com diabetes mellitus tipo 1 (DM1) e correlacionar os valores com parâmetros de controle metabólico como glicemia, hemoglobina glicada, tempo de diagnóstico (DT) e gordura (corporal[GC] e visceral[GV]). O estudo transversal avaliou dez DM1 (idade 24,9 ± 7,5...
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Background: Active videogames (AVGs) have been primarily studied in healthy individuals. To use the technology in type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) patients, cardiovascular and enjoyment responses should be studied and compared with traditional exercises. Objective: To compare the effects of AVG and running exercises on cardiovascular and enjoyment r...
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We compared the acute effects of parallel back squat performed from different resistance training configurations on neuromuscular performance. Twenty-eight young adults underwent the four experimental conditions: inter-repetition rest, traditional, traditional to failure, and rest-pause in the parallel back squat in a randomized, counterbalanced, a...
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The confinement period caused by the SARS-COV2 pandemic is another barrier to the practice of physical exercise by people with spinal cord injury (SCI). In view of the countless therapies targeted at this public, it is necessary to highlight the benefits of exercises performed at home. Thus, our objective was to determine the main characteristics o...
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ntroduction: High-intensity interval exercise is a training method that has been popular according to the American College of Sports Medicine. Traditionally, we verified the predominant usage of ergometers (treadmills and cycle ergometer) during interval exercise sessions. However, battle ropes exercise are a alternative to other exercise modalitie...
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Adherence to physical exercise depends tightly on motivational factors. New physical exercise practices like active vídeo games (AVG), are used as way to raise levels of physical activities also in adolescents. The aim of the present study was to analyze enjoyment of adolescent’s practitioners of boxing training in an active virtual environment and...
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The present study verified the reliability of the high-speed camera-based system (HSC-Kinovea) in the lower-limb explosive strength endurance assessment in athletes. Eleven male volleyball players (21.8 ± 2.9 years; 186.3 ± 6.2 cm and 82.3 ± 11.0 kg) participated in the intermittent vertical jumping test in two days. The test was filmed and later a...
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Introduction: It has been suggested that recovery mode may contribute to performance during high - intensity interval exercise. However, there is no consensus regarding the effects of active and passive recovery modes on subsequent performance. To compare the effect of active versus passive recovery on performance during repeated high - intensity...
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The assessment of parasympathetic nervous activity and psychophysiological responses infers the stress imposed by different resistance training systems. Therefore, we compare the effects of different sets configurations, with similar volume (~60 repetitions), on heart rate variability indices and internal training load. Twenty-nine resistance-train...
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BACKGROUND: Traditional and rest-pause systems are commonly used during resistance training. These systems have different rest times between repetitions that might affect neuromuscular status and fatigue level. OBJECTIVE: This study compared the acute effects of traditional and rest-pause resistance exercise done to muscular failure on countermove...
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O objetivo do presente estudo foi verificar as alterações do consumo máximo de oxigênio (VO2max) e da composição corporal de atletas profissionais de futebol após cinco semanas de pré-temporada. A amostra foi composta por atletas profissionais de futebol do sexo masculino participantes da série A1 primeira divisão do campeonato pernambucano do ano...
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Introduction Muscle fatigue is characterized by reduced ability to produce maximum strength or power, and may differ between men and women. Changes in velocity of movement during exercise, and in the ability to produce strength after exercise, may help when comparing fatigue in men and women. Objective To analyze the differences between men and wo...
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Introdução: A utilização exacerbada do tempo de tela inativo (TV, computador e videogames) pode proporcionar surgimento de doenças crônicas degenerativas como a diabetes tipo 2 e agravar a diabetes tipo 1, devido ao efeitos deletérios de atividade ocupacionais inativas fisicamente. Porém, os videogames ativos (VGAs), têm se tornado uma opção viável...
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Fundamento O exercício aeróbio contínuo (EC) é uma das principais recomendações não farmacológicas para prevenção e tratamento da hipertensão arterial sistêmica. O EC é seguro e eficaz para reduzir a pressão arterial cronicamente, assim como nas primeiras horas após sua realização, fenômeno conhecido por hipotensão pós-exercício (HPE). O exercício...
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Objetivo: Analisar glicemia aguda, variáveis cardiovasculares e nível de satisfação à prática (LE) de adultos saudáveis em resposta aos videogames ativos (AVG).Métodos: Quatorze adultos realizaram uma sessão de AVG de 30 minutos. Frequência cardíaca (FC), pressão arterial sistólica (PAS) e diastólica (PAD), duplo produto (DP) e glicemia foram regis...
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Background and objective: Post-exercise hypotension, the reduction of blood pressure after a bout of exercise, is of great clinical relevance. Resistance exercise training is considered an important contribution to exercise training programs for hypertensive individuals and athletes. In this context, post-exercise hypotension could be clinically re...
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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Fibromyalgia syndrome is linked to a process of pain and loss of quality of life. The Pilates Method can be a form of physical exercise that alleviates pain. Thus, the aim of this study was to investigate whether interventions with the Pilates method can provide improvements in pain and quality of life for people with fib...
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Our objective was to verify the associations between speed performance and wheelchair rolling resistance (RRES) in paralympic rugby athletes. Thus, 16 athletes were evaluated at the training sites of the teams. Weights of subjects and wheelchairs were collected, RRES was evaluated by a field procedure and a speed by the 20-meter sprint test. Data w...
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The aim of the present study was to compare the effect of verbal, musical and control stimulus on the performance of the 1RM test. Twenty women with age (21.35 ± 3.05 years), and minimum one-year experience in strength training participated in a cross-over design. Initially, each volunteer underwent two sessions of familiarization with a 48-hour in...
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Purpose. Active video games (AVG) provide an attractive alternative to sedentary behaviours and may bring some health benefits. However, single-session and chronic cardiovascular effects of AVG remain unclear. the aim of this study was to verify the impact of single-session and 4-week virtual functional training on cardiovascular responses in normo...
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Background: Evidence on the effectiveness of low-intensity resistance training and blood flow restriction (LRT-BFR) in postmenopausal women is scarce. Objective: to analyze and compare the effects of high-load resistance training (HRT) and LRT-BFR with reduced pressure of blood flow restriction on maximal dynamic force (1RM), cross-sectional area o...
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BACKGROUND: The volume in resistance training (RT) perhaps improve the autonomic modulation cardiac in untrained adults. OBJECTIVE: The aim was to analyze the effect of RT volume on heart rate variability (HRV) in young adults. METHODS: The intervention order was randomized and counterbalanced. Participants (n = 27) performed 1, 3 or 5 sets of the...
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The objective of the current study was to compare the effects of resistance training frequency on cognitive inhibitory control in young adults with previous experience in the modality. Male participants (N = 36) were randomly placed into one of three experimental groups. Participants performed resistance training 1 (F1), 2 (F2), and 3 (F3) times pe...
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Purpose: The aim of the study is to compare the effect of resistance training volume on inhibitory control in young adults with previous experience in resistance training. Method: All the 27 participants underwent 40-week experiment, divided in three training phases of 8-week duration. A washout period of 8 weeks between each of the training phases...
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Efeitos crônicos do aikido sobre a pressão arterial e composição corporal Chronic eff ects of aikido on blood pressure and body composition ALMEIDA CHDC, PERRIER-MELO RJ, SANTOS MAM, ALMEIDA APS, COS-TA MC. Efeitos crônicos do aikido sobre a pressão arterial e composição corporal. R. bras. Ci. e Mov 2018;26(1):32-38. RESUMO: Artes marciais são form...
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Artes marciais são formas tradicionais de treinamento, que incorporam técnicas de defesa e ataque. Sua prática contínua e sistematizada proporciona benefícios significativos em torno dos componentes de aptidão física e saúde. O objetivo do estudo foi examinar as implicações da exposição ao treinamento de Aikido durante seis semanas nas variáveis he...
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Introduction: The maximum oxygen uptake is a variable that relates to the athletes’ performance during the practice of a sport. Their values may differ according to the tactical position. Objective: The main objective of this study was comparing the maximum aerobic power of soccer players according to their different tactical positions in the game...
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Objetivo: Examinar a objetividade e concordância entre a percepção subjetiva de esforço (PSE-Borg 6-20) e a frequência cardíaca em diferentes jogos de VGA’s. Materiais e Métodos: Participaram do estudo oito estudantes adultos jovens (21 ± 1,6 anos) que realizaram uma sessão VGA’s randomizada com medidas da FC e PSE no 5º e 10º minuto. O teste t stu...
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Our objective was to propose a battery of tests for the evaluation of skills in wheelchair users. The proposed circuit involves seven different skill types, which must be performed with the best possible fit of the users' manual wheelchairs. The evaluator will receive a score at the beginning of each skill (2.0) and in the course of his or her cour...
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In order to test of a method for evaluating the moment of inertia in a wheelchair dynamometer, with 24h of difference, two evaluators performed the calibration procedure with known mass increments on both sides (right and left) of the prototype. Then, 6 healthy male subjects (weight: average= 67.14 ± standard deviation=4.41kg; height: average=1.73...
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Heart transplantation (HTx) is considered an efficient and gold-standard procedure for patients with end-stage heart failure. After surgery, patients have lower aerobic power (VO2max) and compensatory hemodynamic responses. The aim of the present study was to assess through a systematic review with meta-analysis whether high-intensity interval trai...
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Objectives To investigate how quickly active video games, structured and unstructured, provide changes in hemodynamic variables in young adults during a 6-week intervention. Method Twenty participants after baseline assessments, participants were randomized: structured active videogame (n = 6), unstructured active videogame (n = 7) and a control g...
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Objetivo: Nosso objetivo foi desenvolver e validar testes para avaliação da velocidade e agilidade de jogadores de voleibol sentado. Método: A criação foi baseada nas características da modalidade (deslocamento sentado com três apoios e utilização dos braços e do quadril). A investigação teve três fases de análise: a) avaliação por experts; b) obje...
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Introduction: During the aging process, significant changes in the pattern of distribution of morphological and structural variables such as body fat and muscle mass can be observed. Objective: To analyze the distribution of total and appendicular muscle mass in women in different age groups. Methods: The sample consisted of 129 women, aged between...
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Objective: To compare intensity (heart rate, oxygen consumption, and perceived exertion) and motivation to play between AVG types (unstructured, UNS-AVG and structured, S-AVG). Methods: A Pre-test-Post-test experimental study with randomized counterbalanced groups (UNS- and S-AVG type) was performed at the laboratory. Eight male young adults [Mean...
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Objetivo: comparar a avaliação da flexibilidade realizada pelo ambiente virtual com ambiente real. Materiais e Métodos: 11 universitários masculinos (n variável x 10 casos). 23,9 ± 2,9 anos; 77,4 ± 7,6kg; 24,8 ± 2, 7kg/m²). As mobilidades medidas foram: cintura escapular e pélvica no ambiente real e virtual (5-7dias). Resultados: Três correlações e...
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Videogames ativos (VGA’s) surgem como uma ferramenta que possibilita o aumento dos níveis de atividade física, elevando a frequência cardíaca e gasto calórico durante sua prática. O objetivo do estudo foi comparar os equivalentes metabólicos (MET’s) e gasto calórico durante uma sessão com diferentes VGA’s. Oito homens (idade:21±1,6 anos; Índice de...
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RESUMO: Este estudo analisou alterações metabólicas, cardiovasculares e motivacionais de adultos jovens submetidos a uma sessão de boxe real e virtual, utilizando o console Xbox360 com Kinect. Em um estudo experimental cruzado, 10 adultos jovens saudáveis, de ambos os sexos, eutróficos (idade: 21±1 anos; índice de massa corporal: 23±1kg/m 2 ; consu...
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Em virtude da escassez de informações sobre variáveis morfológicas e de força muscular de atletas de futsal, especialmente da região Nordeste, este estudo analisou indicadores morfológicos e de força muscular de atletas paraibanos de futsal de elite. Em um estudo transversal, 18 atletas profissionais de futsal masculino (23 ± 4 anos; 72,1 ± 8,0 kg;...
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The aims of this study were: to verify the relationship (1) and dependency (2) between body fat (BF), fat free mass (FFM) and the arm muscle area (AMA) with athletic performance of wheelchair basketball players. Twenty-two subjects were evaluated according to the following order, in 24-hour intervals: a) anthropometric measurements and the Wingate...
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Objetivo: analisar o efeito da crioterapia moderada com imersão (15º celsius - C), nas respostas inflamatórias musculares, nas variáveis bioquímicas e neuromotoras após uma sessão de exercício de força excêntrico. Procedimentos Metodológicos: 18 homens (18-25 anos) saudáveis, não praticantes de exercício físico e que participaram voluntariamente da...
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Introdução: A avaliação da condição física e morfológica dos atletas de futebol, é recomendada, no sentido de identificar e acompanhar as alterações proporcionadas pelo treinamento. A utilização de recursos e instrumentos que avaliem a condição físico-morfológico das atletas, possibilita identificar os que estão acima ou abaixo do esperado para con...
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Introdução: No futsal fatores biológicos possuem relação com o desempenho, contudo, não são conhecidas as relações entre o conhecimento tático processual e variáveis fisiológicas do desempenho atlético em atletas do gênero feminino. Objetivo: Relacionar os índices de conhecimento tático processual determinado pelo teste Kora e os resultados dos tes...
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Introduction: Aging is an irreversible process consisting of declines of several systems of the human body. It is known that the involvement in different forms of expression of physical exercises has been considered of great importance to reduce this decline. Objective: to investigate the impact of 12 weeks of combined training on anthropometric va...
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Objetivo: Avaliar e comparar as respostas hemodinâmicas de indivíduos submetidos a diferentes formas de prática (em pé e em cadeira de rodas- 15 minutos cada) com vídeo games ativos. Métodos: Foram realizadas duas sessões (em pé e sentado) do mesmo jogo do console Xbox 360 com Kinect®, Kinect Sports: Boxe. Os 20 adultos jovens universitários foram...
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RESUMO O objetivo do presente estudo foi analisar o desempenho neuromuscular após a realização de uma corrida de 10.000 metros e examinar a relação entre a composição corporal e as variáveis neuromusculares com o desempenho em prova (Pace e tempo de prova) em corredores amadores. Para tanto, 19 militares (28,5±2,3 anos) fizeram avaliação neuromuscu...
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Para comparar e correlacionar dois testes anaeróbicos com a potência aeróbica nove jogadores de futebol passaram por avaliações ao longo de três dias: Wingate (dia 1), yo‐yo intermitente (dia 2) e running anaerobic sprint (RAST, dia 3). Foram consideradas a potência máxima absoluta e relativa (Pmax), potência média absoluta e relativa (Pmed), o índ...
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The equipment for evaluating the propulsion of a wheelchair is very complex and expensive. To validate a new dynamometer prototype for assessing the propulsion capacity of wheelchairs, 21 healthy subjects (age: 20.9±2.4 yr; weight: 68.9±7.9 kg; height: 174.0±7.1 cm; BMI: 22.7±2.5 kg·m−2) who do not normally require wheelchairs performed a sprint pr...
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To check the cardiac and perceptual responses an incremental protocol on the wheelchair dynamometer, eight volunteers were intentionally selected and evaluated in an experimental session using a compact dynamometer for wheelchairs. A standard wheelchair was used by all participants. After familiarization period, there was a progressive protocol, in...
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Introduction: isometric muscle strength in people with spinal cord injury is usually associated with locomotor activity, posture maintenance and activities of daily living. However, the variety of methods available for the evaluation hinders decision making on the part of the professionals involved. Objective: our objective was to review the litera...
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A literatura vem demonstrando a queda da pressão arterial (PA) e seus possíveis mecanismos notado no período pós-esforço, e tem sido analisada após a realização de variados tipos de exercí-cios aeróbios (caminhada, corrida, cicloergômetro, ergômetro de braço) e exercícios resistidos. Nosso objetivo foi verificar o efeito agudo de uma sessão increme...
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The aim of this study was to evaluate the VO2max using a previously validated indirect test for non-expert adult swimmers and to verify its connection with the 400 meters freestyle test. A total of 17 non-expert male swimmers (21.5 ± 3.12 years) were evaluated. Body composition measurements included body weight (74 ± 9.41 kg), height (172.9 ± 5.21...
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O objetivo do presente estudo foi analisar o efeito de programas de treinamento com videogames ativos (VGAs) estruturados e não estruturados sobre a composição corporal e desempenho nos testes de aptidão física durante seis semanas. Participaram do estudo 20 homens, os quais foram divididos homogeneamente em três grupos: Grupo controle – GC (n=7; 2...