Publications by authors named "Gerson Cipriano"

41Publications

Maximal Dynamic Inspiratory Pressure Evaluation in Heart Failure: A Comprehensive Reliability and Agreement Study.

Phys Ther 2020 12;100(12):2246-2253

Science and Technology in Health Program and Physical Therapy Department, Science of Rehabilitation Program, University of Brasília, QNN 14 Área Especial, Ceilândia Sul, CEP 72220-140, Brasília, Brazil.

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December 2020

Reliability of skeletal muscle ultrasound in critically ill trauma patients.

Rev Bras Ter Intensiva 2019 Oct-Dec;31(4):464-473

Programa de Pós-Graduação em Ciências e Tecnologias em Saúde, Universidade de Brasília - Brasília (DF), Brasil.

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July 2020

Impact of Passive Leg Cycling in Persons With Spinal Cord Injury: A Systematic Review.

Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 2019 12;25(1):83-96. Epub 2018 Dec 12.

Spasticity Research Program, West Park Healthcare Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2019

Brazilian version of the Functional Status Score for the ICU: translation and cross-cultural adaptation.

Rev Bras Ter Intensiva 2017 Jan-Mar;29(1):34-38

Programa de Pós-graduação em Ciências da Reabilitação, Centro Universitário Augusto Motta - Rio de Janeiro (RJ), Brasil.

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March 2018

Maximal Inspiratory Pressure: Does the Choice of Reference Values Actually Matter?

Chest 2017 07 8;152(1):32-39. Epub 2016 Dec 8.

Pulmonary Function Laboratory, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, ON, Canada. Electronic address:

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July 2017

Kilohertz and Low-Frequency Electrical Stimulation With the Same Pulse Duration Have Similar Efficiency for Inducing Isometric Knee Extension Torque and Discomfort.

Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2017 Jun;96(6):388-394

From the Physical Education Department (FVM, MB, AV), Physiotherapy Division (TPL, KAM, GC, JLQD), and Electrical Engineering Department (APLB), University of Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil; and Centre d'Expertise de la Performance G. Cometti, UFR STAPS, Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France (NB).

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June 2017

Maximal Inspiratory Pressure: A Lost Point Trying to Explain a S-Index Function Line Index.

J Sports Sci Med 2015 Dec 24;14(4):883-4. Epub 2015 Nov 24.

Physical Therapy Division, University of Brasilia , Brasília, Brazil.

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December 2015

Hemodynamic Effects Induced by Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation in Apparently Healthy Individuals: A Systematic Review With Meta-Analysis.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2016 05 15;97(5):826-35. Epub 2015 Sep 15.

Health Sciences and Technologies PhD Program, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil. Electronic address:

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May 2016

Skeletal muscle metaboreflex in patients with chronic renal failure.

Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 2017 Mar 24;37(2):229-234. Epub 2015 Aug 24.

Exercise Pathophysiology Research Laboratory, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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March 2017

Factors associated with inspiratory muscle weakness in patients with HIV-1.

Braz J Infect Dis 2015 Jan-Feb;19(1):1-7. Epub 2014 Sep 16.

Exercise Pathophysiology Research Laboratory and Cardiology Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil; Serra Gaucha College, Caxias do Sul, Brazil. Electronic address:

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August 2015

Sympathetic ganglion transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation after coronary artery bypass graft surgery improves femoral blood flow and exercise tolerance.

J Appl Physiol (1985) 2014 Sep 7;117(6):633-8. Epub 2014 Aug 7.

Exercise Pathophysiology Research Laboratory and Cardiology Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil; Public Health Research Group, Division of Physical Therapy, Serra Gaucha College, Caxias do Sul, Brazil

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September 2014

Current trends in reducing cardiovascular disease risk factors from around the world: focus on cardiac rehabilitation in Brazil.

Prog Cardiovasc Dis 2014 Mar-Apr;56(5):536-42. Epub 2013 Oct 11.

Federal University of Brasilia, UNB, Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil.

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May 2014

Cardiovascular disease prevention and implications for worksite health promotion programs in Brazil.

Prog Cardiovasc Dis 2014 Mar-Apr;56(5):493-500. Epub 2013 Oct 26.

Postgraduate Program in Physical Therapy, Teaching staff member in Physical Therapy Department, Federal University of São Carlos (UFSCar), São Paulo, Brazil.

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May 2014

Neuromuscular electrical stimulation improves clinical and physiological function in COPD patients.

Respir Med 2014 Apr 2;108(4):609-20. Epub 2014 Jan 2.

Exercise Pathophysiology Research Laboratory and Cardiology Division, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; Serra Gaucha College, Physical Therapy Division, Brazil. Electronic address:

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April 2014

Noninvasive ventilation improves the cardiovascular response and fatigability during resistance exercise in patients with heart failure.

J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 2013 Nov-Dec;33(6):378-84

Division of Physical Therapy and Health Sciences and Technologies (Messrs da Silva and Campos; Drs Lima, G. B. Cipriano, Martins; and G. Cipriano, and Ms da Silva) and Physical Education College (Dr Bottaro), University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil); Ergometry and Sports Medicine Department, Heart Institute of Distrito Federal, Brasilia, Brazil (Mr da Silva and Dr Lima); Department of Physical Therapy, College of Applied Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago (Dr Arena); and Laboratory of Exercise Physiopathology, Department of Cardiology, Hospital de Clínicas, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil (Dr Chiappa).

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July 2014

Aerobic exercise effect on prognostic markers for systolic heart failure patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Heart Fail Rev 2014 Sep;19(5):655-67

Sciences and Technologies in Health's Sciences Program, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Brasilia, QNN 14 Área Especial, Ceilândia Sul, Brasília, DF, CEP 72220-140, Brazil,

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September 2014

Association between physical activity measurements and key parameters of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in patients with heart failure.

J Card Fail 2013 Sep;19(9):635-40

Division of Physical Therapy, Ceilandia College, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil; Ergometry and Sports Medicine Department, Heart Institute of Distrito Federal, Brasília, Brazil. Electronic address:

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September 2013

Promoting health and wellness in the workplace: a unique opportunity to establish primary and extended secondary cardiovascular risk reduction programs.

Mayo Clin Proc 2013 Jun;88(6):605-17

Division of Physical Therapy, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, and the Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.

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June 2013

Inspiratory muscle training in heart disease and heart failure: a review of the literature with a focus on method of training and outcomes.

Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2013 Feb;11(2):161-77

Department of Physical Therapy, Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 5915 Ponce de Leon Blvd. 5th Floor, Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146-2435, USA.

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February 2013

Inspiratory training increases insulin sensitivity in elderly patients.

Geriatr Gerontol Int 2012 Apr 6;12(2):345-51. Epub 2011 Oct 6.

Preventive Medicine, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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April 2012

Anthropometric and musculoskeletal assessment of patients with Marfan syndrome.

Rev Bras Fisioter 2011 Aug-Sep;15(4):291-6

Department of Medicine, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

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February 2012

Effect of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation on muscle metaboreflex in healthy young and older subjects.

Eur J Appl Physiol 2012 Apr 28;112(4):1327-34. Epub 2011 Jul 28.

Exercise Pathophysiology Research Laboratory and Cardiology Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2350, Porto Alegre, RS 90035-007, Brazil.

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April 2012

Assessment and medium-term follow up of heart transplant candidates undergoing low-intensity exercise.

Rev Bras Cir Cardiovasc 2010 Jul-Sep;25(3):333-40

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo MedicalSchool, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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April 2011

Analysis of 6-minute walk test safety in pre-heart transplantation patients.

Arq Bras Cardiol 2009 Apr;92(4):312-9

Universidade de São Paulo, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

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April 2009

Short-term transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation after cardiac surgery: effect on pain, pulmonary function and electrical muscle activity.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2008 Aug 16;7(4):539-43. Epub 2008 Apr 16.

Cardiovascular Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, Federal University of São Paulo, Napoleão de Barros, 715, 3rd floor, 04023-002, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

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August 2008