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2016

Road Cycling and Mountain Biking Produces Adaptations on the Spine and Hamstring Extensibility. Muyor JM, Zabala M. Int J Sports Med. 2016 Jan;37(1):43-9. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1555861. Epub 2015 Oct 28.

 

2015

Acute effect of Snus on physical performance and perceived cognitive load on amateur footballers. Morente-Sánchez J, Zandonai T, Mateo-March M, Sanabria D, Sánchez-Muñoz C, Chiamulera C, Zabala Díaz M. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2015 Aug;25(4):e423-31. doi: 10.1111/sms.12321. Epub 2014 Sep 28.

 

Differences in Sustained Attention Capacity as a Function of Aerobic Fitness. Luque-Casado A, Perakakis P, Hillman CH, Kao SC, Llorens F, Guerra P, Sanabria D. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2015 Dec 21. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Intense Physical Exercise Reduces Overt Attentional Capture. Llorens F, Sanabria D, Huertas F, Molina E, Bennett S. J Sport Exerc Psychol. 2015 Oct;37(5):559-64. doi: 10.1123/jsep.2015-0087.

 

Contextual factors multiplex to control multisensory processes. Sarmiento BR, Matusz PJ, Sanabria D, Murray MM. Hum Brain Mapp. 2016 Jan;37(1):273-88. doi: 10.1002/hbm.23030. Epub 2015 Oct 15.

 

Attentional orienting to own and others' hands. Sanabria D, Madrid E, Aranda C, Ruz M. Exp Brain Res. 2015 Aug;233(8):2347-55. doi: 10.1007/s00221-015-4303-z. Epub 2015 May 8.

 

Auditory temporal preparation induced by rhythmic cues during concurrent auditory working memory tasks. Cutanda D, Correa Á, Sanabria D. J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform. 2015 Jun;41(3):790-7. doi: 10.1037/a0039167. Epub 2015 Apr 20.

 

The relationship between regular sports participation and vigilance in male and female adolescents. Ballester R, Huertas F, Yuste FJ, Llorens F, Sanabria D. PLoS One. 2015 Apr 7;10(4):e0123898. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0123898. eCollection 2015.

 

Attention to individual identities modulates face processing. Ruz M, Aranda C, Sarmiento BR, Sanabria D. Exp Brain Res. 2015 May;233(5):1491-502. doi: 10.1007/s00221-015-4223-y. Epub 2015 Feb 18.

 

The influence of acute intense exercise on exogenous spatial attention depends on physical fitness level. Llorens F, Sanabria D, Huertas F. Exp Psychol. 2015;62(1):20-9. doi: 10.1027/1618-3169/a000270.

 

Knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of technical staff towards doping in Spanish football. Morente-Sánchez J, Zabala M. J Sports Sci. 2015;33(12):1267-75. doi: 10.1080/02640414.2014.999699. Epub 2015 Jan 9.

 

Effect of Physical Activity, Nutritional Education, and Consumption of Extra Virgin Olive Oil on Lipid, Physiological, and Anthropometric Profiles in a Pediatric Population. Muros JJ, Zabala M, Oliveras-López MJ, Bouzas PR, Knox E, Rufián-Henares JÁ, López-García de la Serrana H. J Phys Act Health. 2015 Sep;12(9):1245-52. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2014-0236. Epub 2014 Nov 19.

 

Cabrera-Vique C, Briones M, Muros JJ, Seiquer I, Sánchez JA, Rodríguez G, Giménez R (2015) A pilot duplicate study on manganese, selenium and chromium intake in istitutionalised childen and adolescents from Guatemala. British Journal of Nutrition. (In press)

 

Zurita-Ortega, Álvaro-González JI, Castro-Sánchez M, Knox E, VIciana-Garófano V, Muros JJ (2015) The influence of exercise on adolescents self-concept. International Journal of Psychology. 46: (In press).

 

 

Sánchez-Muñoz C, Zabala M, Muros JJ (2015) Nutritional intake and anthropometric changes of professional road cyclists during a 4-day competition. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports doi: 10.1111/sms.12513

 

 

Ortega-Becerra MA, Muros JJ, Palomares-Cuadros J, Martín-Sánchez JA, Cepero M (2015) Influence of BMI on self-esteem of children aged 12-14 years. Anales de Pediatría. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anpedi.2014.11.017

 

 

Estévez M, Muros JJ, Torres B, Pradas F, Zurita F, Cepero (2015) Influence of body composition and acceptance of physical education classes on self-esteem of children aged 14-16 years from Alicante (Spain). Nutrición Hospitalaria. 31(4), 1519-1524.

 

Zabala, M., Morente-Sánchez, J., Mateo-March, M & Sanabria, D (2015). Relationship Between Self-Reported Doping Behavior and Psychosocial Factors in Adult Amateur Cyclists. The Sport Phycologist. In press.

 

 

2014

F Llorens, D Sanabria, F Huertas. The Influence of Acute Intense Exercise on Exogenous Spatial Attention Depends on Physical Fitness Level. 2014, Hogrefe Publishing

 

Á Correa, E Molina, D Sanabria. Effects of chronotype and time of day on the vigilance decrement during simulated driving. Accident Analysis & Prevention. 2014. 67, 113-118

 

D Theodosopoulou, M Capizzi, D Sanabria, A Correa. Spectro-temporal unfolding of temporal orienting of attention. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences. 2014. 126, 38-39

 

Arriscado D, Muros JJ, Zabala M, Dalmau JM. Relationship between physical fitness and body composition in primary school children in northern Spain (Logrono). Nutr Hosp. 2014;30(2):385-394

 

Jaime Morente-Sánchez, Manuel Mateo-March, Carmen Freire-SantaCruz, Mikel Zabala. Spanish cycling team managers’ opinion and experience regarding doping. Arch Med Deporte 2014;31(1):24-33

 

Jaime Morente-Sánchez, Pedro Femia-Marzo and Mikel Zabala. Cross-Cultural Adaptation and Validation of the Spanish Version of the Performance Enhancement Attitude Scale (Petróczi, 2002)Journal of Sports Science and Medicine (2014) 13, 430-438 

 

J Morente-Sánchez, M Zabala. Spanish cycling and attitudes towards doping of different stakeholder’s involved. Journal of Science and Cycling, 3(1): 21-25

 

D Arriscado, JJ Muros, M Zabala, JM Dalmau. Factors associated with low adherence to a Mediterranean diet in healthy children in northern Spain. Appetite, Volume 80, 1 September 2014, Pages 28–34

 

José Joaquín Muros, Mikel Zabala, María Jesús Oliveras-López, Paula Rodríguez Bouzas, Emily Knox, JA Rufián-Henares. Effect of Physical Activity, Nutritional Education, and Consumption of EVOO on Lipid, Physiological, and Anthropometric Profiles in a Pediatric Population. ,Journal of physical activity & health. In press

 

Morente-Sánchez, J; Zabala, M,"Knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of technical staff towards doping in Spanish football",Journal of sports sciences,,ahead-of-print,1-9,2015,Routledge

 

Mateo-March, M., Fernández-Peña, E., Blasco-Lafarga, C., Morente-Sanchez, J., & Zabala, M (2014). Does a non-circular chainring improve performance in the bicycle motocross cycling start sprint?. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine. 12: 97 – 104 http://www.jssm.org/vol13/n1/14/v13n1-14pdf.pdf

 

Morente-Sánchez, J., Mateo-March, M. & Zabala, M (2014). Attitudes Towards Doping in Spanish Road Cycling National Teams. International Journal of Sport Psychology. Vol. 45 No. 2 pp. 157-170.

 

Morente-Sánchez, J., Freire-SantaCruz, C., Mateo-March, M. & Zabala, M (2014). Attitude towards doping in Spanish Sport Sciences university students according to the type of sport practised: individual versus team sports. Science & Sports. In press.

 

Morente-Sánchez, J., Zandonai, T., Mateo-March, M., Sanabria, D., Sánchez-Muñoz. C., Chiamulera, C & Zabala, M (2014). Acute effect of Snus on physical performance and perceived cognitive load on amateur footballers. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. DOI: 10.1111/sms.12321

 

Muros JJ, Zabala M, Oliveras-López MJ, Bouzas, PR, Knox E, Rufián-Henares JA, López-García de la Serrana H (2014) Effect of physical activity, nutritional education and consumption of EVOO on lipid, physiological, and anthropometric profiles in a pediatric population. Journal of Physical Activity & Health. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jpah.2014-0236

 

 

Arriscado D, Muros JJ, Zabala M, Dalmau JM (2014) Factors Associated with a low adherence to a Mediterranean diet in healthy children in northern Spain. Appetite 80, 28-34.

 

 

Arriscado D,  Muros JJ, Zabala M, Dalmau JM (2014) Relationship between physical fitness and body composition in primary school children in northern Spain (Logroño). Nutrición Hospitalaria 30(2), 385-3

 

 

Arriscado D, Muros JJ, Zabala M, Dalmau JM (2014) Physical activity habits in schoolchildren: Influential factors and relationships with physical fitness Nutrición Hospitalaria.DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3305%2Fnutr+hosp.vi.8186

 

 

Arriscado D, Muros JJ, Zabala M, Dalmau JM (2014) Influence of school health promotion on the life habits of schoolchildren. Anales de Pediatria. In press.DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anpedi.2014.07.013

 

 

2013

Morente-Sánchez, J and Zabala, M. (2012). Doping in sport: A review of elite athletes' Attitudes, beliefs, and Knowledge. Sports Medicine. 43(6):395-411. doi: 10.1007/s40279-013-0037-x.

 

Luque-Casado A, Zabala M, Morales E, Mateo-March M, Sanabria D (2013) Cognitive Performance and Heart Rate Variability: The Influence of Fitness Level. PLoS ONE 8(2): e56935. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0056935

 

Morente-Sánchez J, Mateo-March M, Zabala M (2013) Attitudes towards Doping and Related Experience in Spanish National Cycling Teams According to Different Olympic Disciplines. PLoS ONE 8(8): e70999. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0070999

 

Blasco-Lafarga, C., Martinez-Navarro, I., Mateo-March, M. (2013) Is baseline cardiac autonomic modulation related to performance and physiological responses following a supramaximal Judo test?. PLoS ONE: In press. 

 

Rodríguez-Pérez, M.A; Casimiro-Andújar, A.J.; Sánchez-Muñoz, C.; Mateo-March, M. y Zabala, M. (2013). Hábitos de entrenamiento en jóvenes pilotos de motociclismo de élite internacional. Training habits of young international elite motorcyclists. Revista Internacional de Medicina y Ciencias de la Actividad Física y el Deporte vol. 13 (51) pp. 615-625. Http://cdeporte.rediris.es/revista/revista51/arthabitos410.htm 

 

Mateo-March M., Rodríguez Pérez, M. A., Costa, R., Sánchez-Muñoz, C., Casimiro Andújar, A. J. & Zabala, M (2013).  Effect of an intervention program on perceived stress, self-esteem and performance in young elite motorcycling riders. Revista de Psicología del Deporte. Vol. 22, núm. 1, pp. 125-133

 

Blasco-Lafarga, C., Montoya-Vieco, A., Martinez-Navarro, I., Mateo-March, M. and Gallach, JE. (2013) Six Hundred Meter-Run and Broken 800's Contribution to Pacing Improvement in Eight Hundred Meter-Athletics: Role Of Expertise and Training Implications. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 27(9): p 2405–2413. doi: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e31827fd717

 

Romero-Rodríguez, RC, Mateo-March, M. and Zabala, M. (2013). The dilemma of using Flat vs. Clip pedals since early ages in BMX cycling: influence of age and previous experience. Sciences & Sport. 28(3):e71-e76. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scispo.2012.11.004 

 

Muros JJ, Zabala M, Oliveras-López MJ, Ocaña F, López-García de la Serrana H (2013) Results of a 7-week school-based physical activity and nutrition pilot program on health-related parameters in primary school children in southern Spain. Pediatrics Exercise Sciences 25, 248-61. Impact Factor: 1.613.

 

 

Oliveras-López MJ, Muros JJ, Mir MV, Fontao E, Martin F, López-García de la Serrana (2013) Extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) consumption and antioxidant status in healthy institutionalized elderly humans. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics 57(2), 234-42

 

 

2012

Mateo, M., Blasco-Lafarga, C., Martinez-Navarro, I., Guzmán, JF and Zabala, M. (2012) Heart rate variability and pre-competitive anxiety in BMX discipline. European Journal of Applied Physiology. 112(1): 113-123. doi: 10.1007/s00421-011-1962-8

 

Mateo-March, M., Zabala, M., Blasco-Lafarga, C. & Guzmán, J. F. (2012). Blood lactate concentration versus design and difficulty of the track in BMX. International Journal of Medicine and Science of Physical Activity and Sport. 12(45): 52-63

 

Mateo-March M., Zabala, M & Juan J González-Badillo (2012). Effects of the orientation of the maximum torque point with a Q-Ring™ non-circular chainring system in the BMX cycling sprint performance. Science & Sports. 25(3): e15-e19

 

Mateo-March, M., Blasco-Lafarga, C., Doran, D., Romero-Rodríguez, RC., & Zabala, M (2012). Notational analysis of European, World, and Olympic BMX cycling races. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine. 11, 502 – 509

 

Ramírez-Lechuga J, Muros JJ, Morente J, Sánchez-Muñoz C, Femia P,  Zabala M (2012) Effect of an 8-week aerobic training program during physical education lesson on aerobic fitness in adolescents. Nutrición Hospitalaria  27(3), 747-754.

 

 

Rodríguez-Pérez MA, Casimiro AJ, Sánchez-Muñoz C, Muros JJ,  Zabala M (2012) Feeding habits of young international elite motorcyclists. International Journal of Medicine and Science of Physical Activity and Sport.  12 (46), 195-207. ISSN: 1577-0354.

 

 

2011

Zabala M, Peinado AB, Calderón FJ, Sampedro J, Castillo MJ, Benito PJ. (2011). Bicarbonate ingestion has no ergogenic effect on consecutive all out sprint tests in BMX elite cyclists. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2011 Apr 5. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Ditroilo M, Watsford M, Fernández-Peña E, D'Amen G, Lucertini F, De Vito G. Effects of fatigue on muscle stiffness and intermittent sprinting during cycling. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2011 May;43(5):837-45.

 

Mateo, M., Blasco-Lafarga, C and Zabala, M. (2011) Pedalling power and speed production versus technical factors and track difficulty in BMX cycling. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Huertas F, Zahonero J, Sanabria D, Lupiáñez J. Functioning of the Attentional Networks at Rest vs. During Acute Bouts of Aerobic Exercise. J Sport Exerc Psychol. 2011 Oct;33(5):649-65.

 

Botta F, Santangelo V, Raffone A, Sanabria D, Lupiáñez J, Belardinelli MO. Multisensory integration affects visuo-spatial working memory. J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform. 2011 Aug;37(4):1099-109.

 

Sanabria D, Capizzi M, Correa A. Rhythms that speed you up. J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform. 2011 Feb;37(1):236-44.

 

Mateo, M., Blasco-Lafarga, C., Martinez-Navarro, I., Guzmán, JF and Zabala, M. (2011) Heart rate variability and pre-competitive anxiety in BMX discipline. European Journal of Applied Physiology. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Sánchez-Muñoz C, Rodríguez MA, Casimiro-Andújar AJ, Ortega FB, Mateo-March M, Zabala M. (2011). Physical profile of elite young motorcyclists. Int J Sports Med. 2011 Oct;32(10):788-93. Epub 2011 Sep 12.

 

Muros JJ, Oliveras MJ, Mayor M, Reyes T, López-García de la Serrana H (2011) Influence of physical activity and dietary habits on lipid profile, blood pressure and BMI in subjects with metabolic syndrome. Nutrición Hospitalaria 26(5), 1006-10 ISSN: 0212-1611.

 

2010

Watsford M, Ditroilo M, Fernández-Peña E, D'Amen G, Lucertini F. Muscle stiffness and rate of torque development during sprint cycling. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2010 Jul;42(7):1324-32.

 

Mateo, M., Blasco-Lafarga. C., Fernández-Peña, E. y Zabala, M. (2010) Effects of the Q-ring non-circular pedaling system on performance in the sprint of the BMX cycling discipline. Motricidad. European Journal of Human Movement (25), 31-50 

 

Serrano E, Venegas C, Escames G, Sánchez-Muñoz C, Zabala M, Puertas A, de Haro T, Gutierrez A, Castillo M, Acuna-Castroviejo D. (2010). Antioxidant defence and inflammatory response in professional road cyclists during a 4-day competition. J Sports Sci. 2010 Aug;28(10):1047-56.

 

Aranda C, Ruz M, Tudela P, Sanabria D. Focusing on the bodily self: the influence of endogenous attention on visual body processing. Atten Percept Psychophys. 2010 Oct;72(7):1756-64.

 

Som Castillo A, Sánchez Muñoz C, Ramírez Lechuga J, Zabala Díaz M. Analysis of the feeding habits in cyclists of the SpanishNational Mountain Bike Team. Nutr Hosp. 2010 Jan-Feb;25(1):85-90.

 

2009

Zabala, M., Sánchez-Muñoz, C and Mateo, M. (2009) Effects of the administration of feedback on performance of the BMX cycling gate start. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine (8), 393-400

 

Fernández-Peña E, Lucertini F, Ditroilo M. Training with independent cranks alters muscle coordination pattern in cyclists. J Strength Cond Res. 2009 Sep;23(6):1764-72.

 

Fernández-Peña E, Lucertini F, Ditroilo M. A maximal isokinetic pedalling exercise for EMG normalization in cycling. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2009 Jun;19(3):e162-70. Epub 2008 Jan 22.

 

Fernandez-Fernandez J, Sanz-Rivas D, Sanchez-Muñoz C, Pluim BM, Tiemessen I, Mendez-Villanueva A.  A comparison of the activity profile and physiological demands between advanced and recreational veteran tennis players. J Strength Cond Res. 2009 Mar;23(2):604-10.

 

2008

Zabala M, Requena B, Sánchez-Muñoz C, González-Badillo JJ, García I, Oöpik V, Pääsuke M. (2008). Effects of sodium bicarbonate ingestion on performance and perceptual responses in a laboratory-simulated BMX cycling qualification series. J Strength Cond Res. 2008 Sep;22(5):1645-53.

 

Ruiz JR, Ramirez-Lechuga J, Ortega FB, Castro-Piñero J, Benitez JM, Arauzo-Azofra A, Sanchez C, Sjöström M, Castillo MJ, Gutierrez A, Zabala M; HELENA Study Group. (2008). Artificial neural network-based equation for estimating VO2max from the 20 m shuttle run test in adolescents. Artif Intell Med. 2008 Nov;44(3):233-45. Epub 2008 Aug 8.

 

2007

Sánchez-Muñoz C, Sanz D, Zabala M. (2007). Anthropometric characteristics, body composition and somatotype of elite junior tennis players. Br J Sports Med. 2007 Nov;41(11):793-9.

 

Sanabria D, Soto-Faraco S, Spence C. Spatial attention and audiovisual interactions in apparent motion. J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform. 2007 Aug;33(4):927-37.

 

Sanabria D, Lupiáñez J, Spence C. Auditory motion affects visual motion perception in a speeded discrimination task. Exp Brain Res. 2007 Apr;178(3):415-21. Epub 2007 Mar 13.

 

Sanabria D, Spence C, Soto-Faraco S. Perceptual and decisional contributions to audiovisual interactions in the perception of apparent motion: a signal detection study. Cognition. 2007 Feb;102(2):299-310. Epub 2006 Feb 14.

 

2005

Requena B, Zabala M, Ribas J, Ereline J, Pääsuke M, González-Badillo JJ. J Strength Cond Res. (2005). Effect of post-tetanic potentiation of pectoralis and triceps brachii muscles on bench press performance. Aug;19(3):622-7. 

 

Requena B, Zabala M, Padial P, Feriche B. (2005) Sodium bicarbonate and sodium citrate: ergogenic aids? J Strength Cond Res. 2005 Feb;19(1):213-24. Review.

 

Sanabria D, Soto-Faraco S, Spence C. Assessing the effect of visual and tactile distractors on the perception of auditory apparent motion. Exp Brain Res. 2005 Oct;166(3-4):548-58. Epub 2005 Aug 26.

 

Sanabria D, Soto-Faraco S, Spence C. Spatiotemporal interactions between audition and touch depend on hand posture. Exp Brain Res. 2005 Sep;165(4):505-14. Epub 2005 Jun 8.

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