Peer reviewed articles

Can exercise promote additional benefits on body composition in patients with obesity after bariatric surgery? A systematic review and meta‐analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Boppre G, Diniz-Sousa F, Veras L, Oliveira J, Fonseca H. Obesity Science & Practice, 2021.

How Does Bariatric Surgery Affect Fall Risk Factors?
Diniz-Sousa F, Veras L, Boppre G, Devezas V, Santos-Sousa H, Preto J, Machado L, Vilas- Boas JP, Oliveira J, Fonseca H.
Obesity Surgery, 2021.

Wearable Devices for Physical Activity and Healthcare Monitoring in Elderly People: A Critical Review.
Teixeira E, Fonseca H, Diniz-Sousa F, Veras L, Boppre G, Oliveira J, Pinto D, Alves AJ, Barbosa A, Mendes R, Marques-Aleixo I.
Geriatrics, 2021.

The Effect of an Exercise Intervention Program on Bone Health After Bariatric Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Diniz-Sousa F, Veras L, Boppre G, Sa-Couto P, Devezas V, Santos-Sousa H, Preto J, Machado L, Vilas- Boas JP, Oliveira J, Fonseca H.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 2021.

Accelerometer-based prediction of skeletal mechanical loading during walking in normal weight to severely obese subjects.
Veras L, Diniz-Sousa F, Boppre G, Devezas V, Santos-Sousa H, Preto J, Machado L, Vilas- Boas JP, Oliveira J, Fonseca H.
Osteoporosis International, 2020.

Accelerometry calibration in people with class II-III obesity: Energy expenditure prediction and physical activity intensity identification.
Diniz-Sousa F, Veras L, Ribeiro JC, Boppre G, Devezas V, Santos-Sousa H, Preto J, Machado L, Vilas-Boas JP, Oliveira J, Fonseca H.
Gait and Posture, 2020.

Theses

Calibration and validation of accelerometers: Establishing new equations for energy expenditure and ground reaction force prediction.
Master’s Thesis