R.M. Ruivo

R.M. Ruivo
University of Lisbon | UL ·  Faculty of Human Kinetics

PhD

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January 2011 - present
University of Lisbon
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A intervenção individualizada estruturada através do treino personalizado é uma ferramenta importante para os profissionais de exercício físico e um serviço de potencial relevo na saúde e bem-estar dos praticantes. O treino personalizado é uma prática desenvolvida nacionalmente por milhares de profissionais e relativamente comum em vários contextos...
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Com a leitura deste livro: Encontrarás em detalhe a análise cinesiológica e biomecânica dos principais exercícios de treino de força, sejam eles mais direcionados para os membros superiores, inferiores ou para o tronco Dominarás as componentes críticas e variantes de dificuldade e facilidade de inúmeros exercícios, tais como o agachamento, afundo...
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O livro apresenta uma compilação de estudos resultantes do encontro entre investigadores nacionais e internacionais, envolvendo diversidade e multidisciplinaridade de atuações nas diferentes áreas que o Exercício Físico, o Desporto e a Saúde contemplam. O Congresso Internacional de Atividade Física e Desporto, realizado na Escola Superior de Educaç...
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Football has high participation rates not only in Portugal but throughout the entire world. Despite the many benefits associated with its practice, the prevalence of injuries in adults and adolescents is increasing. In this way, it is justified to adopt preventive strategies in order to ensure the safety and optimum musculoskeletal health of all pl...
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Background: Adhesive capsulitis is a common cause of shoulder pain and disability. A variety of therapeutic interventions, such as physical therapy treatment, mobilization, exercise, soft tissue therapy among others are available for restoring motion and diminishing pain in patients with adhesive capsulitis. Nevertheless, the evidence for the combi...
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Objective: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of a 16-week resistance and stretching training program applied in physical education (PE) classes on forward head posture and protracted shoulder posture in Portuguese adolescents. Methods: This prospective, randomized, controlled study was conducted in 2 secondary schools. One hu...
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O risco de lesão é uma realidade no Futebol, pelo que é necessário investir na sua prevenção. Explicamos-te como neste artigo. Por RODRIGO RUIVO, Doutorado em Motricidade Humana, Mestre em Exercício e Saúde, Dir. Dep. Desporto Club Clínica das Conchas, Autor do " Manual de Avaliação e Prescrição de Exercício "
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Aim: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of a 16-week strength-training program applied to Chinese soccer players 15-19. years old. Methods: Twenty-eight Chinese adolescent male soccer players (16.2. years. ±. 1.1) from Wsports Seven Team took part in this study. During 16 weeks after one-hour football training, the players took p...
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Introduction Self-evaluation of the functionality and degree of pain of the patient, obtained through specific questionnaires, has gained importance as a complementary tool to the objective clinical assessment. Objectives The aim of the study is to translate and perform the cross-cultural adaptation of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Stand...
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O Manual de Avaliação e Prescrição de Exercício Físico visa transmitir aos profissionais de Exercício e Saúde conhecimentos científicos e dicas práticas que lhe permitam criar treinos seguros e eficazes. De uma forma apelativa e fundamentada, vai conhecer r todos os passos necessários para desencadear um processo de intervenção de treino. Depois de...
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This study aimed to evaluate the effects of a 32-week resistance and stretching training program applied in Physical Education classes on forward head posture and protracted shoulder posture of Portuguese adolescents (15-17 years old). The detraining effects after a 16-week period were also measured. This prospective, randomized and controlled stud...
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O conceito de postura é um conceito muito em voga, mas que ainda hoje se reveste de inúmeras dúvidas e imprecisões. Qual o conceito de postura ideal? Como a posso avaliar? e caso tenha uma assimetria postural de que forma a posso corrigir? são questões que se colocam e que vamos tentar responder neste artigo.
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The purposes of this study were to determine the intrarater and interrater reliability of a photographic measurement of the sagittal postures of the cervical spine and shoulder, quantitatively characterize the postural alignment of the head and shoulders in the sagittal plane of Portuguese adolescents 15 to 17 years old in natural erect standing, a...
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Background: There is sparse literature that provides evidence of cervical and shoulder postural alignment of 15 to 17-year-old adolescents and that analyzes sex differences. Objectives: To characterize the postural alignment of the head and shoulder in the sagittal plane of 15 to 17-year-old Portuguese adolescents in natural erect standing and exp...
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Introduction Static posture analysis with the aid of specific software with images is beneficial for large-scale studies and facilitates the diagnosis, planning and follow-up of any physiotherapy treatment. Therefore, this study aimed to determine test-retest and inter-rater reliability and validity of computerized photogrammetry using the Postural...
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The treatment and evaluation of a stiff and painful shoulder, characteristic of adhesive capsulitis and "frozen" shoulders, is a dilemma for orthopedic rehabilitation specialists. A stiff and painful shoulder is all-inclusive of Adhesive capsulitis and Frozen Shoulder diagnoses. Adhesive capsulitis and frozen shoulder will be referred to as a stiff...
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The treatment and evaluation of a stiff and painful shoulder, characteristic of adhesive capsulitis and “frozen” shoulders, is a dilemma for orthopedic rehabilitation specialists. A stiff and painful shoulder is all-inclusive of Adhesive capsulitis and Frozen Shoulder diagnoses. Adhesive capsulitis and frozen shoulder will be referred to as a stiff...
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In this case control study we aimed at characterizing elbow and shoulder muscular strength profile in male judokas. Isokinetic variables pertaining to shoulder internal and external rotation and elbow flexion and extension were measured at 60 and 180°/s, in a group of 22 national male judokas and in a control group of 22 healthy participants. The j...

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