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international seminar
On May 9, 10 and 11, 2022, an international seminar was held at the Polytechnic University of Madrid (INEF) whose title was: “Care and improvement of the quality of life of pregnant women. Physical activity during pregnancy .” In this event, researchers of great global relevance in this field presented a communication, and together with the students of the Master’s Degree in Physical Activity and Sports Sciences of the same center carried out days of exchange and dissemination of scientific research on this theme.
timetable seminar
Next, you will be able to see the planning of interventions that werecarried out in the seminar, each day, together with their authors.
monday 9 may
Rubén Barakat
The study of exercise during pregnancy at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid: where we came from, where we are... where we are going.
Irene Fernández Buhigas
Exercise during pregnancy and fetal wellbeing.
Rocío Montejo
Barriers and fears about physical activity during pregnancy.
Kristi Adamo
The Placenta; an organ the exercise world ignores.
Linda May
The influence of maternal exercise on maternal and infant metabolites.
Pilar Chaves Pérez
Exercise and delivery effects on mode of delivery, duration of labour and perineal tears.
Cristina Silva-José
Influence of a Virtual Exercise Program throughout Pregnancy during the COVID-19 Pandemic on Perineal Tears and Episiotomy Rates.
Michelle Mottola
Gestational diabetes mellitus: impact of physical activity on prevention and treatment.
tuesday 10 may
Maia Brik
Perinatal mental health and exercise.
Rita Santos Rocha
Exercise testing and prescription for pregnant.
Gabriela de Roia
Measurement of sedentary behavior during pregnancy by accelerometer.
Leticia Chivato Lorenzo
Exercise during pregnancy and maternal weight gain.
Kari Bø
Pelvic Floor Muscle Training during pregnancy.
Taniya Singh Nagpal
Psychosocial factors that may influence adherence to physical activity during pregnancy.
Patricia Mota
Diastasis Recti. Prevalence, risk factors and consequences.
Nuria Baños
Impact of exercise during pregnancy on maternal-fetal wellbeing.
Miguel Sánchez Polán
Collaboration among obstetricians, midwives and exercise professionals is crucial for an active pregnancy.