• Evolution of the ageing process, quality of life and physical fitness in western countries 

      Ruiz-Montero, Pedro Jesús (1); Chiva-Bartoll, Óscar (Journal of Physical Education and Sport, 02/2017)
      It is predicted that life expectancy will raise sharply in future stages, especially in western countries. In fact, life expectancy of developed countries is currently over the age of 70. Aging implies a series of ...
    • Importance of physical fitness during the ageing process 

      Ruiz-Montero, Pedro Jesús (1); Castillo-Rodríguez, Alfonso (Sport Science, 08/2016)
      In the world, more than 50% of 60-year-olds are obese. Obesity is a disease with serious cardiovascular risks. Obesity grows with the increasing age of a person. In addition, sedentary lifestyle causes muscle mass to ...
    • Key aspects on physical fitness and injury prevention programs in football: a narrative review 

      Martín-Moya, Ricardo; Ruíz-Montero, Pedro Jesús (1) (Journal of Sport and Health Research, 09/2017)
      Football practice depends on many factors such as technical, biomechanical, psychological and physiological components. Football is a sport with a high incidence of injury during training and practice, especially in ...
    • Valoración de la relación entre Rendimiento Académico y Condición Física en escolares zaragozanos 

      Castro López, Rosario (1); Pérez Gómez, V; Cachón Zagalaz, Javier; Zagalaz Sánchez, María Luisa (Sport TK: Revista Euroamericana de Ciencias del Deporte, 01/2016)
      Introducción: El estudio analiza las asociaciones entre la condición física y el rendimiento académico, atendiendo al género, curso y origen del alumnado. Material y métodos: Fueron analizados 338 alumnos. El rendimiento ...