Personal Page of Tokmakidis Savvas

tokmakidis Full Name: Tokmakidis Savvas
Title: Emeritus Professor
Area of expertise: Exercise Physiology
Sector: Sports Training Theory & Application
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Telephone: +30 25310 39649
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Office: Β2-9
Hours of listening students: Tue: 19:00 – 21:00

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  1. Tokmakidis S.P., Kalapothaakos V., Smilios I., & Parlavantzas A. (2009). Effects of detraining on muscle strength and mass after high or moderate intensity of resistance training in older adults. Clin Physiol Funct Imaging, 29(4):316-9.
  2. Zois E.Ch., Tokmakidis S.P., Volaklis K.A., Kotsa K., Touvra A.M., Douda H.T., & Yovos I.G. (2009). Lipoprotein profile, glycemic control and physical fitness after strength and aerobic training in post-menopausal women with type 2 diabetes. Eur J Appl Physiol, 106(6): 901-907.
  3. Thomaidis S., Toubekis A., Mpousmoukilia S., Douda H., Antoniou P., & Tokmakidis S. (2009). Alterations in maximal inspiratory mouth pressure during a 400-m maximum effort front-crawl swimming trial. J Sports Med Phys Fitness, Jun;49(2):194-200.
  4. Tokmakidis S.P., Spassis A.T., & Volaklis K.A. (2008). Training, Detraining and Retraining Effects after a Water-Based Exercise Program in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease, Cardiology, 23;111(4):257-264.
  5. Toubekis A., Tsolaki A., Smilios I., Douda H., Kourtesis T., & Tokmakidis S. (2008). Swimming performance after passive and active recovery of various durations. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 3(3):375-386.
  6. Douda H.Τ., Toubekis A., Avloniti A., Smilios I., & Tokmakidis S. (2008). Determinants of rhythmic gymnastics performance, International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 3: 41-54.
  7. Tokmakidis S.P., Christodoulos A.D., & Mantzouranis N.I. (2007). Validity of self-reported anthropometric values used to assess body mass index and estimate obesity in Greek school children. J Adolesc Health. 40(4):305-10.
  8. Smilios I. T. Pilianidis, M. Karamouzis, A. Parlavantzas, Tokmakidis S.P. (2007). Hormonal responses after a strength endurance protocol in young and elderly males. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 28 (5): 401-406.
  9. Christodoulos A., Douda H.T., Polykratis M., & Tokmakidis S. (2006). Attitudes towards exercise and physical activity behaviours in Greek schoolchildren after a year-long intervention on Health Education, Br J Sports Med, 40(4):367-371.
  10. Tokmakidis S.P., Kasabalis A., & Christodoulos A.D. (2006). Fitness levels of Greek primary schoolchildren in relationship to overweight and obesity. Eur J Pediatr. 165(12):867-74.
  11. Volaklis K.A., Douda H.T., Kokkinos P.F., & Tokmakidis S.P. (2006). Physiological alterations to detraining following prolonged combined strength and aerobic training in cardiac patients, Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil., 13(3):375-80.
  12. Toubekis A., Douda H., & Tokmakidis S. (2005). Influence of different rest intervals during active or passive recovery on repeated sprint swimming performance. Eur J Apl Physiol., Vol 93, 5-6: 694-700.
  13. Tokmakidis S.P., Zois C.E., Volaklis K.A., Kotsa K., & Touvra A.-M. (2004). The effects of a combined strength and aerobic exercise program on glucose control and insulin action in women with type 2 diabetes, Eur J Apl Physiol, 92: 437-442.
  14. Tokmakidis S.P., & Volaklis K.A. (2003). Training and detraining effects of a combining-strength and aerobic exercise program on blood lipids in patients with coronary artery disease. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation, 193-200.
  15. Tokmakidis S., Kokkinidis E., Smilios I., & Douda H. (2003). The effects of ibuprofen on delayed muscle soreness and muscular performance after eccentric exercise. The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 17(1), 53-59.
  16. Tokmakidis S., Volaklis K. (2000). Pre-exercise glucose ingestion at different time periods and kinetics of blood glucose during exercise. International Journal of Sports Medicine; 21: 453-457.
  17. Tokmakidis S.P., Léger L., Pilianidis TC. (1998). Failure to obtain a «threshold» point on blood lactate curve during exercise. Eur J Appl Physiol. 77 (4): 333-342.