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  • Fitness in contemporary dance: A systematic review 

    Angioi, M.; Metsios, G.; Koutedakis, Y.; Wyon, M. A. (2009)
    Has been suggested that dancers are less fit compared to other athletes. However, the majority of studies make their arguments based on data deriving mainly from ballet. Therefore, the aim of the current review was to ...
  • Obesity in rheumatoid arthritis 

    Stavropoulos-Kalinoglou, A.; Metsios, G. S.; Koutedakis, Y.; Kitas, G. D. (2011)
    Obesity is a major threat for public health and its study has attracted significant attention in the general population, predominantly due to its association with significant metabolic and cardiovascular complications. In ...
  • Physiological and metabolic responses to hiking: A meta-analysis toward health benefits 

    Voutselas, V.; Kouthouris, C.; Barlas, A.; Kontogianni, E. (2012)
    The present study investigated hiking as a type of physical activity that takes place in natural environment and promotes humans health. In the recent years hiking has becoming very popular in individuals of different ...
  • Polysomnographic evidence of sleep apnoea disorders in lean and overweight haemodialysis patients 

    Sakkas, G. K.; Karatzaferi, C.; Liakopoulos, V.; Maridaki, M. D.; Lavdas, E.; Giannaki, C. D.; Gourgoulianis, K. I.; Stefanidis, I. (2007)
    Background - Sleep apnoea disorders affect a large proportion of patients with renal failure. However, it is unknown whether body composition and visceral adiposity predispose haernodialysis patients to sleep apnoea ...