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Romeu Mendes

  • MD, MSc, PhD
  • Researcher
  • Institute of Public Health, University of Porto
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Research interests

Community-based InterventionsType 2 DiabetesNoncommunicable DiseasesExercisePhysical ActivityPublic Health

About

Public Health Medical Doctor with a PhD in Sports Sciences, working in the field of Physical Activity and Public Health.

Co-authors (44)

  • sara madeira

Publications (5)

  • Combined exercise is more effective than aerobic exercise in the improvement of fall risk factors: a randomized controlled trial in community-dwelling older men

    • Sousa N
    • Mendes R
    • Silva A
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
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  • Implementing low-cost, community-based exercise programs for middle-aged and older patients with type 2 diabetes: What are the benefits for glycemic control and cardiovascular risk?

    • Mendes R
    • Sousa N
    • Reis V
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
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  • Can a single session of a community-based group exercise program combining step aerobics and bodyweight resistance exercise acutely reduce blood pressure?

    • Mendes R
    • Sousa N
    • Garrido N
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    1Citations
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  • Short-term effects of complex training on agility with the ball, speed, efficiency of crossing and shooting in youth soccer players

    • Cavaco B
    • Sousa N
    • MacHado Dos Reis V
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    5Citations
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  • The effect of a long-term, community-based exercise program on bone mineral density in postmenopausal women with pre-diabetes and type 2 diabetes

    • Bello M
    • Sousa M
    • Neto G
    • et al.
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    3Citations
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Professional experience

Researcher

Institute of Public Health, University of Porto

January 2017 - Present

Medical Doctor

Northern Region Health Administration

January 2015 - Present

Assistant Professor

University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro

October 2013 - Present

Education history

PhD in Sport Sciences

University of Trás-os-Monts e Alto Douro

September 2009 - July 2014(5 years)

Medical Doctor

University of Beira Interior

September 2007 - July 2013(6 years)