Articles scientifiques

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Babault N, Cometti C (in press) Riding downhill with a brakeless bicycle: a case study exploring eccentric cycling in the real life. Journal of Human Kinetics 

Lagodimos P, Thomakos P, Methnitis S, Paizis C (in press) The effect of weighted vest use during in-season, small-sided games training on young soccer players’ performance. Journal of Sports Sciences ,  DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2024.2378267

Cavalcante JGT, Ribeiro VHS, Marquetti RC, Paz IA, Bastos JAI, Vaz MA, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (2024) Effect of muscle length on maximum evoked torque, discomfort, fatigue, and strength adaptations during electrical stimulation in adult populations: a systematic review. Plos One , 19(6): e0304205; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0304205 (FREE)

Chanel B, Babault N, Cometti C (2024) Acceleration capacity and vertical jump performance relationships in prepubertal children. Applied Science, 14(8), 3535; DOI: 10.3390/app14083535 (FREE)

Amiez N, Martin A, Gaveau J, Julliand S, Papaxanthis C, Paizis C (2024) Local vibration induces changes in spinal and corticospinal excitability in vibrated and antagonist muscles. Journal of Neurophysiology. 131(2):379-39 DOI: 10.1152/jn.00258.2023

Kannas TM, Chalatzoglidis G, Arvanitidou E, Babault N, Paizis C, Arabatzi F (2024) Evaluating the efficacy of eccentric half-squats for post-activation performance enhancement in jump ability in male jumpers. Applied Science, 14(2), 749; DOI: 10.3390/app14020749 (FREE)

Juillard E, Douchet T, Paizis C, Babault N (2024) Impact of the menstrual cycle on physical and psychological factors in elite academy women soccer players. Sports 12(1):16; DOI: 10.3390/sports12010016 (FREE)

Douchet T, Carling C, Paizis C, Babault N (2024) Influence of modified versus typical microcycle periodization on the weekly external loads and match day readiness level in elite academy soccer players. Journal of Human Kinetics 93:133-144; DOI: 10.5114/jhk/182984 (FREE)


Peeters A, Leduc C, Piscione J, Lacome M, Carling C, Babault N (2023) Anthropometric and physical characteristics in U16, U18 and U20 elite French youth Rugby Union Players. Plos One 18(12): e0295623; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0295623

Amiez N, Zwgafou S, Timbert T, Martin A, Methenitis S, Babault N, Paizis C (2023) Effect of Different Local Vibration Durations on Knee Extensors’ Maximal Isometric Strength Applied Science 13(20):11376; DOI: 10.3390/app132011376 (FREE) Egalement publié sous forme de Preprint, Preprints 2023091592; DOI: 10.20944/preprints202309.1592.v1 (FREE)

Timbert T, Babault N, Methenitis S, Cometti C, Amiez N, Paizis C (2023) The Effect of Bodyweight Support and Incline Running on Triceps Surae Electromyographic Activity Applied Science 13(17):9620; DOI: 10.3390/app13179620 (FREE). Egalement publié sous forme de Preprint, Preprints 2023071820; DOI: 10.20944/preprints202307.1820.v1 (FREE)

Salomao R, Lyssa V, Neto IVS, Petiz B, Babault N, Durigan JLQ, Marqueti RC (2023) Involvement of matrix metalloproteinases in COVID-19: molecular targets, mechanisms, and insights for therapeutic interventions. Biology 12(6), 843; DOI: 10.3390/biology12060843 (FREE)

Rumeau V, Grosprêtre S, Babault N (2023) Post-activation performance enhancement and motor imagery are efficient to emphasise the effects of a standardized warm-up on sprint-running performances. Sports 11(5):108; DOI: 10.3390/sports11050108 (FREE)

Douchet T, Paizis C, Roche H, Babault N (2023) Positional differences in absolute vs. relative training loads in elite academy soccer players. Journal of Sports Science in Medicine. 22: 317-328; DOI: 10.52082/jssm.2023.317 (FREE)

Dourado MAA, Vieira DCL, Boullosa D, Bottaro M (2023)  Different time course recovery of muscle oedema within the quadriceps femoris and functional performance after single vs. multi-joint exercises. Biology of Sport. 40(3): 767-774; DOI: 10.5114/biolsport.2023.119984 (FREE)

Almeida I, Ferreira LGJ, Ventura AA, Gonçalves HM, Babault N, Marqueti Durigan RC, Durigan JLQ (2023) Intra- and inter-rater reliability and agreement of stimulus electrodiagnostic tests in post-covid-19 patients who had experienced moderate or severe covid-19 infection. Physiological measurement. 44(5):055006; DOI: 10.1088/1361-6579/acd3d1 (FREE)

Kannas T, Chalatzoglidis GN, Kellis E, Gissis I, Paizis C, Amiridis IG (2023). Lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic: implications for semiprofessional soccer clubs after the crisis- a team study. Journal of Physical Education and Sport 23(4): 891-898. DOI: 10.7752/jpes.2023.04112 (FREE)

De Sousa AMM, Cavalcante J, Bottaro M, Vieira DCL, Babault N, Geremia JM, Corrigan P, Silbernagel KG, Durigan JLQ, Marqueti RC (2023) The influence of hip and knee joint angles on quadriceps muscle-tendon unit properties during maximal voluntary isometric contraction. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 23;20(5):3947 DOI: 10.3390/ijerph20053947 (FREE)

Garnier Y.M., Hilt P. M., Sirandre C., Ballay Y., Lepers R., Paizis C. (2023) Quantifying paddling kinematic through muscle activation and whole body coordination during maximal sprint of different duration on a kayak ergometer: a pilot study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 20(3), 2430 DOI: 10.3390/ijerph20032430 Egalement publié sous forme de Preprint, bioRxiv. DOI: 10.1101/2023.01.23.525293 (FREE)

Babault N, Hitier M, Paizis C, Vieira DCL (2023) Exploring acute changes in hamstrings electromyographic following warm-up and stretching using a multifractal analysis. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 55(6): 1023-1033; DOI: 10.1249/mss0000000000003128

Mater A, Boly A, Assadi H, Martin A, Lepers R (2023) Effect of Cadence on Physiological and Perceptual Responses during Eccentric Cycling at Different Power Outputs. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 55(6): 1105-1113; DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000003132

Truong C, Ruffino C, Crognier A, Paizis C, Crognier L, Papaxanthis C (2023). Error-based and reinforcement learning in basketball free throw shooting. Sci Rep. 2023 Jan 10;13(1):499. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-26568-2 (FREE)

Douchet T, Paizis C, Carling C, Cometti C, Babault N (2023) Typical weekly physical periodization in French academy soccer teams: a survey. Biology of Sport. 2023;40(3):731–740. DOI: 10.5114/biolsport.2023.119988 (FREE)

Ventura AA, Gomes L, Cavalcante JGT, Vieira DCL, Sousa CV, Marqueti RC, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (2023) Does electrode positioning over motor points affect different portions of quadriceps muscle architecture during submaximal evoked torque? Journal of sensors. 2023; 4871277 DOI: 10.1155/2023/4871277 (FREE)

Peeters A, Piscione J, Lacome M, Carling C, Babault N (2023). A comparison of running and contact loads in U18 and U20 international rugby union competition. Biology of Sport. 40(1): 149-160 DOI:10.5114/biolsport.2022.112086 (FREE)


Ferreira LGJ, Ventura AA, Almeida Ia, Gonçalves HM, Babault N, Durigan JLQ, Marquet RC (2022) intra- and inter-rater reliability and agreement of ultrasound imaging of muscle architecture and patellar tendon in post-covid-19 patients who had experienced moderate or sever covid-19 infection. Journal of Clinical Medicine 11(23):6934 DOI:10.3390/jcm11236934 (FREE)

Papitsa A, Paizis C, Papaiordanidou M, Martin A (2022) Specific modulation of presynaptic and recurrent inhibition of the soleus muscle during lengthening and shortening submaximal and maximal contraction. Journal of Applied Physiology 133(6):1327-1340 DOI: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00065.2022

Douchet T, Paizis C, Babault N (2022) Physical Impact of a Typical Training Session With Different Volumes on the Day Preceding a Match in Academy Soccer Players. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 19(21), 13828 DOI : 10.3390/ijerph192113828 Egalement publié sous forme de Preprint : Preprints 2022090367. DOI: 10.20944/preprints202209.0367.v1. (FREE)

Babault N, Hitier M, Cometti C (2022) Usefulness of Surface Electromyography Complexity Analyses to Assess the Effects of Warm-up and Stretching during Maximal and Sub-Maximal Hamstring Contractions: A cross-over, randomized, single-blind study. Biology 11(9) 1337. DOI: 10.3390/biology11091337. Egalement publié sous forme de Preprint : Preprints 2022080094. DOI: 10.20944/preprints202208.0094.v1 (FREE)

Cavalcante JGT, Ventura A, Ferreira LGJ, de Sousa AMM, Neto IVS, Marqueti R, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (2022) Hip and knee joint angles determines fatigue onset during quadriceps neuromuscular electrical stimulation. Applied Bionics and Biomechanics. 2022: 4612867. DOI: 10.1155/2022/4612867 (FREE)

Santana LVV, Fachin-Martins E, Borges DL, Cavalcante JGT, Babault N, Neto FR, Durigan JLQ,  Marqueti R (2022) Neuromuscular disorders in women and men with spinal cord injury are associated in muscle and tendon architecture. Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine. DOI: 10.1080/10790268.2022.2035619

Mathieu B, Robineau J, Piscione J, Babault N (2022) Concurrent training programming: the acute effects of high intensity interval training modality on the subsequent strength training. Sports. 10(5), 75, DOI: 10.3390/sports10050075 (FREE)

Garnier YM, Lepers R, Canepa P, Martin A, Paizis C (2022) Effect of the knee and hip angles on knee extensor torque: neural, architectural and mechanical considerations. Frontiers in Physiology. 12:789867 DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2021.789867 (FREE)

Laurin R, Renard-Moulard M, Cometti C (2022). Stereotype Threat Effect on a Simple Motor Task: An Investigation of the Visuo-Spatial Working Memory. Research Quarterly in Exercise and Sport. 93(2):423-428, DOI: 10.1080/02701367.2020.1826391


Babault N, Noureddine A, Amiez N, Guillemet D, Cometti C (2021). Acute effect of Salvia supplementation on cognitive function in athletes during a fatiguing cycling exercise: a randomized cross-over, placebo-controlled and double-blind study. Frontiers in Nutrition 8:771518 DOI:10.3389/fnut.2021.771518 (FREE)

Deley G, Cometti C, Paizis C, Babault N (2021). Effects of light pedaling added to contrast water immersion for recevoery after exhaustive exercise. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 18(24), 13068 DOI: 10.3390/ijerph182413068 (FREE)

Douchet T, Humbertclaude A, Cometti C, Paizis C, Babault N (2021). Quantifying Accelerations and Decelerations in Elite Women Soccer Players during Regular In-Season Training as an Index of Training Load. Sports. 9(8), 109; doi: 10.3390/sports9080109 (FREE)

Canepa P, Papaxanthis C, Bisio A, Biggio M, Paizis C, Faelli E, Avanzino L, Bove M. (in press). Motor cortical excitability changes in preparation to concentric and eccentric movements. Neuroscience. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2021.08.009

Simitzi  V, Tsoukos A, Kostikiadis I, Parotsidis C, Paizis C, Nassis G, Methenitis S (in press).  The acute effects of different high-intensity conditioning activities on sprint performance differ between sprinters of different strength and power characteristics. Kinesiology doi:10.26582/k.53.2.2

Silva PE, Durigan JLQ, Babault N (2021). Bedside voluntary and evoked forces evaluation in intensive care unit patients, not only force evaluation: a letter to the Editor. Critical Care. 25(1):233. doi: 10.1186/s13054-021-03636-z (FREE)

Babault N, Rodot G, Champelovier M, Cometti C (2021). A survey on stretching practices in women and men from various sports or physical activity programs. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 18(8), 3928; doi: 10.3390/ijerph18083928 (FREE)

Cavalcante JGT, Marqueti R, Corrigna P, de Sousa AMM, Bottaro M, Babault N, Geremia JM, Silbernagel KG, Durigan JLQ (2021) The effects of knee and hip joint angles on patellar tendon loading during quadriceps neuromuscular electrical stimulation. Translational Sports Medicine4(5):587-596 doi: 10.1002/tsm2.260 (FREE)

Damo NLP, Modesto KA, Neto I, Bottaro M, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (in press). Effects of different electrical stimulation currents and phase durations on submaximal and maximum torque efficiency and discomfort: a randomized crossover trial. Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy

Cavalcante JGT, Marqueti R, Baroni BM, Neto I, Silbernagel KG, Bottaro M, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (2021). The effect of quadriceps muscle length on maximum NMES-evoked contraction, quadriceps muscle architecture, and tendon-aponeurosis stiffness. Frontiers in Physiology. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2021.633589 (FREE)

Amiez N, Cometti C, Mouillon E, Teiseirre MJ, Chenut P, Paizis C, Babault N (2021). Effects of balance shoes on balance and postural stability in elderly: a cross-over, controlled, randomized single blind study. Healthcare. 9, 179. (FREE)

Vieira DCL, Opplert J, Babault N (2021). Acute effects of dynamic stretching on neuromechanical properties: an interaction between stretching, contraction, and movement. Eur J Appl Physiol 121:957-967 doi: 10.1007/s00421-020-04583-3


Babault N, Paizis C, Trimble M, Trimble DA, Cometti C (2020). Pacing and Positioning Strategies During an Elite Fixed-Gear Cycling Criterium. Frontiers in Sports and Active Living. 2:586568. doi: 10.3389/fspor.2020.586568

Riccetti M, Opplert J, Durigan JLQ, Cometti C, Babault N (2020) Acute Static Stretching Results in Muscle-Specific Alterations amongst the Hamstring Muscles. Sports , 8(9), 119;

Opplert J, Paizis C, Papitsa A, Blazevich AJ, Cometti C, Babault N. (2020) Static stretch and dynamic muscle activity induce acute similar increase in corticospinal excitability. PLoS One. 2020 Mar 19;15(3):e0230388. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0230388.

Modesto KAG, de Oliveira PFA, Fonseca HG, Azevedo KP, Guzzoni V, Bottaro MF, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (2020). Russian and Low-Frequency Currents Training Programs Induced Neuromuscular Adaptations in Soccer Players: Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. doi: 10.1123/jsr.2018-0314

Garnier Y, Lepers R, Assadi H, Paizis C (2020) Cardiorespiratory Changes During Prolonged Downhill Versus Uphill Treadmill Exercise. Int J Sports Med. 2020 Feb;41(2):69-74. doi: 10.1055/a-1015-0333


Silva PE, Marqueti R, de Carvalho KL, Tavares de Araujo AE, Castro J, da Silva VM, Vieira L, Souza, VC, Dantas LO, Cipriano Junior G, Nóbrega OT, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (2019) Neuromuscular electrical stimulation in critically ill traumatic brain injury patients attenuates muscle atrophy, neurophysiological disorders, and weakness: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of intensive care. 7:59. 10.1186/s40560-019-0417-x

Blazevich AJ, Babault N (2019) Post-activation Potentiation (PAP) versus Post-activation Performance Enhancement (PAPE) in Humans: Historical Perspective, Underlying Mechanisms, and Current Issues. Frontiers Physiology 10:1359.

Garnier Y, Lepers R, Assadi H, Païzis C (in press). Cardiorespiratory Changes During Prolonged Downhill Versus Uphill Treadmill Exercise. International Journal of Sports Medicine.

Castro J,  de Carvalho KL, Silva PE, Fachin-Martins E, Babault N, Marquetti R, Durigan JLQ (2019). Intra and inter-rater reproducibility of ultrasound imaging of patellar and quadriceps tendons in critically ill patients. Plos One. 14(6):e0219057. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0219057

Garnier Y, Païzis C, Martin A, Lepers R  (2019). Corticospinal excitability changes following downhill and uphill walking. Experimental Brain Research. 237(8): 2023-2033 doi:10.1007/s00221-019-05576-1

Opplert J, Babault N (2019) Acute effects of dynamic stretching on mechanical properties result from both muscle tendon stretching and muscle warm-up. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine 18:351-358

Fortier-Guillaume J, Laroche D, Babault N (2019). Kinematics and electromyographic activity of horse riders during various cross-country jumps in equestrian. Sports Biomechanics. doi: 10.1080/14763141.2019.1597154

Cimadoro G,  Mahaffey R, Babault N (2019) Acute neuromuscular responses to short andf long roundhouse kick striking paces in professional Muay Thai fighters. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 59(2): 204-209 DOI: 10.23736/S0022-4707.18.08295-6

De Araujo AET, Silva PE, de Carvalho KL, Fachin-Martins E, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (in press). Intra and inter-raters Intra and inter-raters reliability and agreement of stimulus electrodiagnosis tests with two different electrodes in sedated critically-ill patients. Physiotehrapy Theory and Practice. doi: 10.1080/09593985.2019.1567890

Garnier Y, Païzis C, Lepers R  (2019). Corticospinal changes induced by fatiguing eccentric versus concentric exercise. European Journal of Sport Sciences. 19(2): 1166-176 doi: 10.1080/17461391.2018.1497090


Cometti C, Paizis C, Casteleira A, Pons G, Babault N (2018). Effects of mixed reality head-mounted glasses during 90 minutes of mental and manual tasks on cognitive and physiological functions. PeerJ 6:e5847

Garnier Y, Lepers R, Dubau Q, Pageaux B, Païzis C (2018). Neuromuscular and perceptual responses to moderate-intensity incline, level and decline treadmill exercise. European Journal of Applied Physiology. 118(10): 2039-2053. doi: 10.1007/s00421-018-3934-8.

Siqueira A, Vieira A, Bottaro M, Fererra-Junior JB, Nobrega O, Carolino de Souza V, de Cássia Marqueti R, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (2018). Multiple Cold Water Immersions Attenuate Muscle Damage but not Alter Systemic inflammation and Muscle Function Recovery: a Parallel Randomized Controlled Trial. Scientific Reports. 19;8(1):10961. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-28942-5. Accédez ICI

Babault N, Poisson M, Cimadoro G, Cometti C, Païzis C (2018). Performance determinants of fixed gear cycling during criteriums. European Journal of Sport Sciences. 18(9) 1199-1207 doi: 10.1080/17461391.2018.1484177

Oliveira PFA, Durigan JLQ, Modesto KAG, Bottaro M, Babault N (2018). Neuromuscular fatigue after low and medium frequency electrical stimulation in healthy adults. Muscle Nerve. 58(2): 293-299 DOI: 10.1002/mus.26143

Oliveira PFA, Modesto KAG, Bottaro M, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (2018). Training effects of alternated and pulsed currents on the quadriceps muscles of athletes. International Journal of Sports Medicine Jul;39(7):535-540. doi: 10.1055/a-0601-6742.

Silva PE, Maldaner V, Vieira L, Livino de Carvalho K, Goes H, Melo P, Babault N, Cipriano Jr G, Durigan JLQ (2018) Neuromuscular electrophysiological disorders and muscle atrophy in mechanically-ventilated traumatic brain injury patients: new insights from a prospective observational study. Journal of Critical Care 44: 87-94 DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2017.10.026

Opplert J, Babault N (2018) The acute effects of dynamic stretching on muscle flexibility and performance: an analysis of the current literature. Sports Medicine. 48(2): 299-325. DOI: 10.1007/s40279-017-0797-9. Accédez ICI


Deley G, Guillemet D, Allaert FA, Babault N (2017) An acute dose of specific grape and apple polyphenols improves endurance performance: a randomized, crossover, double-blind versus placebo controlled study. Nutrients. 9(8), 917; doi:10.3390/nu9080917. Accédez ICI

Bouvier T, Opplert J, Cometti C, Babault N (2017) Acute effects of static stretching on muscle-tendon mechanics of quadriceps and plantar flexor muscles. European Journal of Applied Physiology. 117(7):1309-1315. doi: 10.1007/s00421-017-3618-9

Fautrelle L, Kubicki A, Babault N, Paizis C (2017) Immediate effects of shoes inducing ankle destabilization around Henke's axis during challenging walking gaits : gait kinematics and peroneal muscles activities. Gait and Posture. 23;54:259-264. DOI: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.03.022

de Carvalho KL, Silva PE, Castro J, Babault N, Durigan JLQ, Marqueti RC (2017) Heigth, weight and age predict quadriceps tendon length and thickness in skeletally immature patients: Letter to the editor. American Journal of Sports Medicine 45(9):NP26. DOI: 10.1177/0363546517717699 (Letter to Editor)

Silva PE, Babault N, Mazullo JB, Pereira de Oliveira T, Lemos BL,  Carvalho PT VO, Durigan JLQ (2017) Safety and feasibility of a neuromuscular electrical stimulation chronaxie-based protocol in critical ill patients: a prospective observational study. Journal of Critical Care. 37:141-148. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2016.09.012. Accédez ICI

Garnier YM, Lepers R, Stapley PJ, Papaxanthis C, Païzis C (2017) Changes in cortico-spinal excitability following uphill versus downhill treadmill exercise. Behavioral Brain Research. 317:242-250. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2016.09.051

Deley G, Denuziller J, Casillas JM, Babault N. (2017) One year of training with FES has impressive beneficial effects in a 36-year-old woman with spinal cord injury. Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine. 40(1):107-112. doi: 10.1080/10790268.2015.1117192

Medeiros FV, Bottaro M, Vieira A, Lucas TP, Modesto KO, Bo APL, Cipriano Junior G, Babault N, Durigan JLQ (2017) Kilohertz and low-frequency electrical stimulation with the same pulse duration have similar efficiency for inducing isometric knee extension torque and discomfort. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 96(6):388-394. doi: 10.1097/PHM.0000000000000631

Robineau J, Lacome M, Piscione J, Bigard AX, Babault N (2017) Concurrent training in rugby sevens: effects of high-intensity interval exercises. International Journal of Sport Physiology and Performance. 12(3):336-344. doi: 10.1123/ijspp.2015-0370


Cometti C, Babault N, Deley G (2016) Effect of constant and doublet frequency electrical stimulation patterns on force production of knee extensor muscles. Plos One. 11(5): e0155429. doi:10.1371.journal.pone.0155429 Accédez ICI

Opplert J, Genty JB, Babault N (2016) Do stretch durations affect muscle mechanical and neurophysiological properties? International Journal of Sports Medicine. 37(9):673-9. doi: 10.1055/s-0042-104934

Robineau J, Babault N, Piscione J, Lacome M, Bigard AX (2016) The specific training effects of concurrent aerobic and strength exercises depends on recovery duration. Journal of Strength Conditioning Research. 30(3):672-83.


Babault N, Bazine W, Deley G, Paizis C, Lattier G (2015). Acute effects of static stretching on isokinetic torque production are directly related to the initial flexibility level. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance. 10(1): 117-119.

Deley G, Denuziller J, Babault N (2015). Functional electrical stimulation: cardiorespiratory adaptations and applications fort training and paraplegia. Sports Medicine. 45:71-82.

Babault N, Paizis C, Deley G, Guerin-Deremaux L, Saniez M-H, Lefranc-Millot C, Allaert FA (2015). Pea proteins oral supplementation promotes muscle thickness gains during resistance training: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial vs. Whey protien. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. 12(1):3 Accédez ICI

Fortier J, Goachet AG, Juliand V, Deley G (2015). Effects of two filed continuous incremental tests on cardiorespiratory responses in standardbred trotters. Journal of Animal Physiology and animal nutrition (Berl). 99(2):244-250.

Deley G, Denuziller J, Babault N, Taylor AJ (2015). Effects of electrical stimulation pattern on quadriceps isometric force and fatigue individuals with spinal cord injury. Muscle and Nerve. 52(2):260-4

Fortier J, Goachet AG, Julliand V, Deley G (2015). Effects of two field continuous incremental tests on cardiorespiratory responses in standardbred trotters. Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition. 99(2):244-50.

Morard MD, Bosquet L, Laroche D, Joussain C, Besson D, Deley G, casillas JM, Gremeaux V (2015). Are first ventilatory threshold and 6-minute walk test heart rate interchangeable? A pilot study in healthy elderlies and cardiac patients. Annals of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 58(2):92-7. doi: 10.1016/


Fortier J, Deley G, Goachet AG, Julliand V (2014). Quantification of the energy expenditure during training exercise in standardbred trotters. Animals. 19:1-7

Taylor JA, Picard G, Porter A, Morse LR, Pronovost MF, Deley G (2014). Hybrid functional electrical stimulation exercise training alters the relationship between spinal cord injury level and aerobic capacity. Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation. 95(11):2172-2179

Babault N, Deley G, Le Ruyet P, Morgan F, Allaert FA (2014). Effects of soluble milk protein or casein supplementation on muscle fatigue following resistance training program: a randomized, double-blind, and placebo-controlled study. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. 11:36. Accédez ICI

Paizis C, Skoura X, Personnier P, Papaxanthis C (2014). Motor asymmetry attenuation in older adults during imagined arm movements. Frontiers and Aging Neuroscience. 6:49. DOI: 10.3389/fnagi.2014.00049. Accédez ICI

Deley G, Laroche D, Babault N (2014). Effects of electrical stimulation pattern on quadriceps force production and fatigue. Muscle and Nerve. 49(5): 760-763.

Deley G, Babault N (2014). Could Low-frequency electromyostimulation training be an effective alternative to endurance training? An overview in one adult. Journal of Sports Sience and Medicine. 13(2):444-450. Accédez ICI


Baumann A, Paizis C, Mourey F (2013). Etude comparative d'entraînements physiques en Ehpad. Kinesithérapie, la revue. 13: 30-35.

Gandrey P, Paizis C, Karathanasis V, Gueugneau N, Papaxanthis C (2013). Dominant versus nondominant arm advantage in mentally simulated actions in right handers. Journal of Neurophysiology. 110: 2887-2894

Cimadoro G, Paizis C, Alberti G, Babault N (2013) Effects of different unstable supports on EMG activity and balance. Neuroscience Letters. 548: 228-232

Fortier J, Lattier G, Babault N (2013) Acute effects of short-duration isolated static stretching or combined with dynamic exercises on strength, jump and sprint performance. Science Sport. 28(5): e111-e117


Gremeaux V, Hannequin A, Laroche D, Deley G, Duclay J, Casillas JM (2012) Reproducibility, validity and responsiveness of the 200-metre fast walk test in patients undergoing cardiac rehabilitation. Clin Rehabil 26(8): 733-740

Cimadoro G, Yeadon MR, Van Hoecke J, Alberti G, Babault N, Minetti AE (2012) Validation of a subject specific 3-actuator torque driven model in human vertical jumping. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2012: 4883-4886

Papaxanthis C, Paizis C, White O, Pozzo T, Stucchi N (2012) The Relation between Geometry and Time in Mental Actions. PLoS ONE 7(11): e51191. Accédez ICI

Tia B, Paizis C, Mourey F, Pozzo T (2012) Do equilibrium constraints modulate postural reaction when viewing imbalance? Brain and Cognition. 79:89-95.

Robineau J, Jouaux T, Lacroix M, Babault N (2012) Neuromusuclar fatigue induced by a 90 minutes soccer game modeling. Journal of Strength Conditioning Research. 26:555-562.


Babault N, Cometti C, Maffiuletti NA, Deley G (2011) Does electrical stimulation enhance post-exercise performance recovery? European Journal of Applied Physiology. 81:2501-2507.

Cometti C, Deley G, Babault N (2011) Effects of between-set interventions on neuromuscular function during isokinetic maximal concentric contractions of the knee extensors. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine. 10:624-629. Article en PDF

Cimadoro G, Babault N, Alberti G, Van Hoecke J, Minetti AE (2011) The comparison between individual 2D modeling and epxerimental data in squat jumps. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 45:A14.

Gaveau J, Paizis C, Berret B, Pozzo T, Papaxanthis C (2011) Sensorimotor adaptation of point-to-point arm movements after spaceflight: the role of internal representation of gravity force in trajectory planning. Journal of Neurophysiology. 106:620-629. Accédez ICI

Deley G, Babault N, Fatnassi A, Paizis C, Cometti C (2011) Effects of combined electromyostimulation and gymnastics training in prepubertal girls. Journal of Strength Conditioning Research. 25:520-526.

Tia B, Saimpont A, Paizis C, Mourey F, Fadiga L, Pozzo T (2011) Does observation of postural imbalance induce a postural reaction? PLoS One. 15;6(3):e17799. Accédez ICI


Tia B, Mourey F, Ballay Y, Sirandre C, Pozzo T, Paizis C (2010) Improvement of motor performance by observational training training in elderly people. Neuroscience Letters. 16:138-142.

Billot M, Martin A, Paizis C, Cometti G, Babault N (2010) Effects of an electrostimulation training program on strength, jumping and kicking capacities in soccer players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 24:1407-1413. Article en PDF

Lepers R, Grégoire N, Babault N (2010) Effet du port de vêtements de compression sur la récupération de la contractilité musculaire. Science et Sports. 25:96-98.

Babault N, Kouassi BYL, Desbrosses K (2010) Acute effects of 15 minutes static or contract-relax stretching modalities on plantar flexors neuromuscular properties. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 13:247-252. Article en PDF

Gremeaux V, Duclay J, Deley G, Philipp JL, Laroche D, Pousson M, Casillas JM. (2010) Does eccentric endurance training improve walking capacity in patients with coronary artery disease? A randomized controlled pilot study. Clinical Rehabilation.24:590-599.


Duclay J, Martin A, Duclay A, Cometti G, Pousson M (2009) Behavior of fascicles and the myotendinous junction of human medial gastrocnemius following eccentric strength training. Muscle and Nerve. 39:819-827.

Babault N (2009) The interpolated twitch to determine voluntary activation in various condition. Journal of Applied Physiology. 107:360.

Gremeaux V, Deley G, Duclay J, Antoine D, Hannequin A, Casillas JM (2009) The 200-m fast-walk test and the maximal cardioplumonary test: a pliot study. American Jounral of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 88:571-578.

Deley G, Picard G, Taylor AJ. (2009) Arterial Baroreflex Control of Cardiac Vagal Outflow in Older Individuals Can Be Enhanced by Aerobic Exercise Training. Hypertension.53:826-832. Accédez ICI

Deley G, Lipman RD, Kannam JP, Bartolini C, Taylor AJ (2009) Baroreflex function relates to mental stress responses in coronary disease. J Appl Physiol. 106:576-581.

Maffiuletti NA, Bramanti J, Jubeau M, Bizzini M, Deley G, Cometti G (2009) Feasibility and efficacy of progressive electrostimulation strength training for competitive tennis players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research 23:677-682.


Paizis C, Papaxanthis C, Berret B, Pozzo T (2008) Reaching beyond arm length in normal aginin: adaptation of hand trajectory and dynamic equilibrium. Behavioral Neuroscience. 122:1361-1370.

Personnier P, Paizis C, Ballay Y, Papaxanthis C (2008) Mentally represented motor actions in normal aging II. The influence of the gravito-inertial context on the duration of overt and covert arm movements. Behavioral Brain Research. 186:273-283.

Babault N, Maffiuletti NA, Pousson M (2008) Postactivation potentiation in human knee extensors during dynamic passive movements. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 40: 735-743.

Deley G, Eicher JC, Vergès B, Wolf JE, Casillas JM (2008) Do low-frequency electrical myostimulation and conventional aerobic training similarly increase exercise capacity in patients differently deconditioned by chronic heart failure? J Rehabil Med.40:219-224.

Deley G, Kervio G, Vergès B, Hannequin A, Petitdant MF, Grassi B, Casillas JM (2008) Neuromuscular adaptations to low-frequency stimulation training in a patient with chronic heart failure. Am J Phys Med and Rehabil. 87:502-509.

Gremeaux V, Iskandar M, Kervio G, Deley G, Perennou D, Casillas JM (2008) Comparative analysis of oxygen uptake in elderly subjects performing two walk tests: the six-minute walk test and the 200-m fast walk test. Clin Rehabil. 22:162-168.

Casillas JM, Gremeaux V, Labrunee M, Troigros O, Laurent Y, Deley G, Eicher JC (2008) Low-frequency electromyostimulation and chronic heart failure. Ann Readapt Med Phys. 51:461-472.

Gremeaux V, Renault J, Pardon, Deley G, Lepers R, Casillas JM (2008) Low-frequency electric muscle stimulation combined with physical therapy after total hip arthroplasty for hip osteoarthritis in elderly patients: a randomized controlled trial. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 89:2265-2273.


Babault N, Cometti G, Bernardin M, Pousson M, and Chatard JC (2007) Effects of electromyostimulation training on performance of elite rugby players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research 21: 431-437.

Deley G, Kervio G, Van Hoecke J, Caillaux BX, Antoine D, Grassi B, Casillas JM (2007) Effects of a one-year combined training program on exercise capacity in adults over 70 years old: a study with a control group. Aging Clin and Exp Res. 19:310-315.

Maffiuletti NA, Bizzini M, Desbrosses K, Babault N, Munzinger U (2007) Reliability of knee extension and flexion measurements using the Con-Trex isokinetic dynamometer. Clinical Physiology and Functional imaging27: 346-353


Babault N, Desbrosses K, Fabre MS, Michaut A, Pousson M (2006) Neuromuscular fatigue development during maximal concentric and isometric knee extensions. Journal of Applied Physiology 100: 780-785. Article en pdf

Desbrosses K, Babault N, Scaglioni G, Meyer JP, Pousson M (2006) Neural activation after maximal isometric contractions at different muscle lengths. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 38: 937-944

Deley G, Millet GY, Borrani F, Lattier G, Brondel L (2006) Effects of two types of fatigue on VO2 slow component. Int J Sports Med. 27: 475-482.

Casillas JM, Damak S, Chauvet-Gelinier JC, Deley G, Ornetti P (2006) Fatigue in patients with cardiovascular disease Ann Readapt Med Phys. 49: 309-319.


Brocherie F, Babault N, Cometti G, Maffiuletti NA, Chatard JC (2005) Electrostimulation training effects on the physical performance of ice hockey players. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 37: 455-460.

Tlili M, Babault N, Mottet D (2005) A minimal limit-cycle model of hand kinematics in basket-ball-bouncing. Neuroscience Letters 382: 201-205.

Wittmann M, Babault N, Kouassi BYL (2005) Static stretch and warm-up: effects on the lower-limb flexibility and jumping ability. 52th meeting of the American college of sports medicine (Nashville – Etats-Unis). Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 37: S192-S193.

Deley G, Kervio G, Vergès B, Hannequin A, Petitdant MF, Salmi-Belmihoud S, Grassi B, Casillas JM (2005) Comparison of low-frequency electrical myostimulation and conventional aerobic exercise training in patients with chronic heart failure. Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil. 12:226-233.

Casillas JM, Deley G, Salmi-Belmihoud S, Vergès B (2005) Indices de mesure de l’activité physique dans le domaine des affections cardio-vasculaires. Ann Readapt Med Phys. 48:404-410.


Michaut A, Babault N, Pousson M (2004) Specific effects of eccentric training on muscular fatigability. International Journal of Sports Medicine 25: 278-284.

Place N, Lepers R, Deley G, Millet GY (2004) Time course of neuromuscular alterations during a prolonged running exercise. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 36:1347-1356.

Martin V, Millet GY, Martin A, Deley G, Lattier G (2004) Assessment of low-frequency fatigue with two methods of electrical stimulation. J Appl Physiol. 97: 1923-1929.


Babault N, Pousson M, Michaut A, Van Hoecke J (2003) Effect of quadriceps femoris muscle length on neural activation during isometric and concentric contractions. Journal of Applied Physiology 94: 983-990. Article en pdf

Lattier G, Millet GY, Maffiuletti NA, Babault N, Lepers R (2003) Neuromuscular differences between endurance-, power trained and sedentary subjects. Journal of Strength Conditioning Research 17: 514-521.


Babault N, Pousson M, Michaut A, Ballay Y, Van Hoecke J (2002) EMG activity and voluntary activation during knee-extensor concentric torque generation. European Journal of Applied Physiology 86: 541-547.

Babault N, Pousson M, Michaut A, Fabre MS, Van Hoecke J (2002) Muscle length and neural activation during isometric and concentric knee extensions. 27ème Congrès de la société de Biomécanique (Valenciennes - France). Archives of Physiology and Biochemistry 110: 106.

Millet GY, Lepers R, Maffiuletti NA, Babault N, Martin V, Lattier G (2002) Alterations of neuromuscular performance with ultra-long term fatigue. Journal of Applied Physiology 92: 486-492.

Michaut A, Pousson M, Babault N, Van Hoecke J (2002) Is eccentric exercise-induced torque decrease contraction type dependent? Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 34: 1003-1008.


Maffiuletti NA, Martin A, Babault N, Pensini M, Lucas B, Schieppati M (2001) Electrical and mechanical Hmax-to-Mmax ratio in power- and endurance-trained athletes. Journal of Applied Physiology 90: 3-9.

Babault N, Pousson M, Ballay Y, Van Hoecke J (2001) Activation of human quadriceps femoris during isometric, concentric, and eccentric contractions. Journal of Applied Physiology 91: 2628-2634.

Cometti G, Maffiuletti NA, Pousson M, Chatard JC, Maffulli N (2001) Isokinetic strength and anaerobic power of elite, subelite and amateur French soccer players. International Journal of Sports Medicine 22:45-51.


Maffiuletti NA, Cometti G, Amiridis IG, Martin A, Pousson M, Chatard JC (2000) The effects of electromyostimulation training and basketball practice on muscle strength and jumping ability. International Journal of Sports Medicine 21:437-443.

Millet GY, Lepers R, Lattier G, Martin V, Babault N, Maffiuletti N (2000) Influence of ultra-long-term fatigue on the oxygen cost of two types of locomotion. European Journal of Applied Physiology 84: 376-380.

Babault N, Pousson M, Lepers R, Van Hoecke J (2000) Voluntary activation during isometric, concentric and eccentric muscular contractions. 4th Congress of the European College of Sport Science (Rome - Italie). Journal of Sport Sciences 18: 465-466.

Avant 2000

Pousson M, Amiridis IG, Cometti G, Van Hoecke J (1999) Velocity-specific training in elbow flexors. European Journal of Applied Physiology 80:367-372.

Babault N, Pousson M, Van Hoecke J (1999) Maximal and submaximal activation level during isometric and dynamic voluntary contractions. 24ème Congrès de la société de Biomécanique (Beaune - France). Archives of Physiology and Biochemistry 107: 46.

Amiridis IG, Cometti G, Morlon B, Martin L, Martin A (1997) Effects of the type of recovery training on the concentric strength of the knee extensors. Journal of Sports Science 15: 175-180.

Amiridis IG, Cometti G, Morlon B, Van Hoecke J (1997) Concentric and/or eccentric training-induced alterations in shoulder flexor and extensor strength. Journal of Orthopedics in Sports and Physical Therapy 25: 26-33.

Gauthier A, Davenne D, Martin A, Cometti G, Van Hoecke J (1996) Diurnal rhythm of the muscular performance of elbow flexors during isometric contractions. Chronobiology International 13: 135-146.

Amiridis IG, Martin A, Morlon B, Martin L, Cometti G, Pousson M, van Hoecke J (1996) Co-activation and tension-regulating phenomena during isokinetic knee extension in sedentary and highly skilled humans. European Journal of Applied Physiology 73: 149-156.

Pichon F, Chatard JC, Martin A, Cometti G (1995) Electrical stimulation and swimming performance. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 27: 1671-1676.

Moreau D, Dubots P, Boggio V, Guilland JC, Cometti G (1995) Effects of electromyostimulation and strength training on muscle soreness, muscle damage and sympathetic activation. Journal of Sports Science 13: 95-100.

Martin L, Cometti G, Pousson M, Morlon B (1994) The influence of electrostimulation on mechanical and morphological characteristics of the triceps surae. Journal of Sports Science 12: 377-381.

Amiridis IG, Cometti G, Morlon B (1994) [Effects of different types of training on torque/angular velocity relationship. Experimental study by isokinetic ergometry in high-level basketball players] Compte Rendu des Séances de la Société de Biologie 188: 365-378.

Martin L, Cometti G, Pousson M, Morlon B (1993) Effect of electrical stimulation training on the contractile characteristics of the triceps surae muscle. European Journal of Applied Physiology 67: 457-461.