Dr Lucas Orssatto

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Position

Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Exer & Nutr Sciences

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

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Publications

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2023

Judo-Specific Tests: A Narrative Review with Recommendations for Physical Assessment

R Kons, L Orssatto, M Athayde, D Detanico

(2023), Vol. 45, pp. 294-308, Strength and Conditioning Journal, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

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Intrinsic motor neuron excitability is increased after resistance training in older adults

L Orssatto, P Rodrigues, K Mackay, A Blazevich, D Borg, T de Souza, R Sakugawa, A Shield, G Trajano

(2023), Vol. 129, pp. 635-650, Journal of Neurophysiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Increases in muscle temperature by hot water improve muscle contractile function and reduce motor unit discharge rates

P Rodrigues, L Orssatto, G Trajano, L Wharton, G Minett

(2023), Vol. 33, pp. 754-765, Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, London, Eng., C1-1

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Effects of Plyometric Training on Physical Performance: An Umbrella Review

R Kons, L Orssatto, J Ache-Dias, K De Pauw, R Meeusen, G Trajano, J Dal Pupo, D Detanico

(2023), Vol. 9, Sports Medicine - Open, Berlin, Germany, C1

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The effects of α-lactalbumin supplementation and handgrip contraction on soleus motoneuron excitability

K Mackay Phillips, L Orssatto, R Polman, J Van der Pols, G Trajano

(2023), Vol. 123, pp. 395-404, European Journal of Applied Physiology, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Effects of α-lactalbumin on strength, fatigue and psychological parameters: a randomised double-blind cross-over study

K Mackay-Phillips, L Orssatto, R Polman, J Van der Pols, G Trajano

(2023), Vol. 123, pp. 381-393, European Journal of Applied Physiology, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Lower motor unit discharge rates in gastrocnemius lateralis, but not in gastrocnemius medialis or soleus, in runners with Achilles tendinopathy: a pilot study

G Fernandes, L Orssatto, R Sakugawa, G Trajano

(2023), Vol. 123, pp. 633-643, European Journal of Applied Physiology, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Ageing reduces persistent inward current contribution to motor neurone firing: Potential mechanisms and the role of exercise

L Orssatto, A Blazevich, G Trajano

(2023), pp. 1-12, Journal of Physiology, London, Eng., C1

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Longitudinal changes in intrinsic motoneuron excitability in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis are dependent on disease progression

Gabriel Trajano, Lucas Orssatto, Pamela McCombe, Warwick Rivlin, Lily Tang, Robert Henderson

(2023), Vol. 601, pp. 4723-4735, Journal of Physiology, London, Eng., C1

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Caffeine does not influence persistent inward current contribution to motoneuron firing

Karen Mackay, Lucas Orssatto, Remco Polman, Jolieke Van der Pols, Gabriel Trajano

(2023), Vol. 130, pp. 1529-1540, Journal of Neurophysiology, Bethesda, Md., C1

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2022

Facilitation-inhibition control of motor neuronal persistent inward currents in young and older adults

L Orssatto, G Fernandes, A Blazevich, G Trajano

(2022), Vol. 600, pp. 5101-5117, Journal of Physiology, London, Eng., C1-1

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Do motoneuron discharge rates slow with aging? A systematic review and meta-analysis

L Orssatto, D Borg, L Pendrith, A Blazevich, A Shield, G Trajano

(2022), Vol. 203, pp. 1-12, Mechanisms of Ageing and Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Pressure on the Electrode to Reduce Discomfort During Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation in Individuals With Different Subcutaneous-Fat Thickness: Is the Procedure Effective and Reliable?

R Sakugawa, L Orssatto, L Sampaio, F Diefenthaeler

(2022), Vol. 30, pp. 1-7, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

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Runners with mid-portion Achilles tendinopathy have greater triceps surae intracortical inhibition than healthy controls

G Fernandes, L Orssatto, A Shield, G Trajano

(2022), Vol. 32, pp. 728-736, Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, London, Eng., C1-1

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Residual force enhancement in human skeletal muscles: A systematic review and meta-analysis

D de Campos, L Orssatto, G Trajano, W Herzog, H Fontana

(2022), Vol. 11, pp. 94-103, Journal of Sport and Health Science, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2021

Resistance training exercise selection: efficiency, safety and comfort analysis method

E Bezerra, B Schoenfeld, L Orssatto, J Mayhew, A Ribeiro

(2021), Vol. 23, pp. 1-11, Brazilian Journal of Kinanthropometry and Human Performance / Revista Brasileira de Cineantropometria e Desempenho Humano, Florianóplis, SC, C1

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Inter-Individual Rapid Force Improvements after Mixed Session and Traditional Periodization in Aging Adults: A Randomized Trial

B Moura, E Bezerra, L Orssatto, A Moro, F Diefenthaeler

(2021), Vol. 3, pp. 125-137, Journal of Science in Sport and Exercise, Berlin, Germany, C1

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Intrinsic motoneuron excitability is reduced in soleus and tibialis anterior of older adults

L Orssatto, D Borg, A Blazevich, R Sakugawa, A Shield, G Trajano

(2021), Vol. 43, pp. 2719-2735, GeroScience, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Effect of load intensity and cuff pressure during blood flow restriction performed to failure on training volume and myoelectric activity

E Bezerra, J Nunes, L Orssatto, R Sakugawa, M Rossato, A Ribeiro

(2021), Vol. 21, pp. 1643-1649, Journal of Physical Education and Sport, Pitești, Romania, C1-1

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Effects of Euterpe edulis Martius on inflammatory responses to high-intensity intermittent exercise: Crossover randomized trial

B Mendes, C Copetti, V Panza, L Orssatto, J da Rosa, F Diefenthaeler, E Dalmarco, P Pietro, D Rieger

(2021), Vol. 91-92, pp. 1-9, Nutrition, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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A passive increase in muscle temperature enhances rapid force production and neuromuscular function in healthy adults

P Rodrigues, G Trajano, L Wharton, L Orssatto, G Minett

(2021), Vol. 24, pp. 818-823, Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Estimates of persistent inward currents increase with the level of voluntary drive in low-threshold motor units of plantar flexor muscles

L Orssatto, K Mackay, A Shield, R Sakugawa, A Blazevich, G Trajano

(2021), Vol. 125, pp. 1746-1754, Journal of Neurophysiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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One-year cessation following resistance training differently affects neuromuscular, body composition, and functional capacity in older adults

E Bezerra, L Orssatto, S Oliveira, R Sakugawa, A Ribeiro, F Diefenthaeler, A Moro

(2021), Vol. 17, pp. 347-355, Sport Sciences for Health, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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2020

Photobiomodulation therapy effects on resistance training volume and discomfort in well-trained adults: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

L Orssatto, M Rossato, M Vargas, F Diefenthaeler, C De La Rocha Freitas

(2020), Vol. 38, pp. 720-726, Photobiomodulation, Photomedicine, and Laser Surgery, [New Rochelle, NY], C1-1

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Effect of photobiomodulation therapy in the 1500 m run: An analysis of performance and individual responsiveness

R Dellagrana, M Rossato, L Orssatto, R Sakugawa, B Baroni, F Diefenthaeler

(2020), Vol. 38, pp. 734-742, Photobiomodulation, Photomedicine, and Laser Surgery, [New Rochelle, N.Y.], C1-1

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Passive muscle stretching reduces estimates of persistent inward current strength in soleus motor units

G Trajano, J Taylor, L Orssatto, C McNulty, A Blazevich

(2020), Vol. 223, pp. 1-6, Journal of Experimental Biology, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

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Dissimilar perceptual response between trained women and men in resistance training to concentric failure: A quasi-experimental study

L Orssatto, F Diefenthaeler, M Vargas, M Rossato, C Freitas

(2020), Vol. 24, pp. 527-535, Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Is power training effective to produce muscle hypertrophy in older adults? A systematic review and meta-analysis

L Orssatto, E Bezerra, A Shield, G Trajano

(2020), Vol. 45, pp. 1031-1040, Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, Ottawa, Ont., C1

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Neuromuscular determinants of explosive torque: Differences among strength-trained and untrained young and older men

L Orssatto, M Wiest, B Moura, D Collins, F Diefenthaeler

(2020), Vol. 30, pp. 2092-2100, Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, London, Eng., C1-1

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Effects of stretch-shortening cycle fatigue protocol on lower limb asymmetry and muscle soreness in judo athletes

R Kons, L Orssatto, R Sakugawa, J da Silva Junior, F Diefenthaeler, D Detanico

(2020), pp. 1-16, Sport Biomechanics, London, Eng., C1-1

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Effect of push-up variations performed with Swiss ball on muscle electromyographic amplitude in trained men: A cross-sectional study

E Bezerra, L Orssatto, L Werlang, A Generoso, G Moraes, R Sakugawa

(2020), Vol. 24, pp. 74-78, Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Lean, fast and strong: Determinants of functional performance in the elderly

L Orssatto, E Bezerra, B Schoenfeld, F Diefenthaeler

(2020), Vol. 78, Clinical Biomechanics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Assessing body composition in rugby players: Agreement between different methods and association with physical performance

R Hartmann Nunes, E de Souza Bezerra, L Orssatto, Y Moreno, I Loturco, R Duffield, D Silva, L Guglielmo

(2020), Vol. 60, pp. 733-742, Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, Torino, Italy, C1-1

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Is responsiveness of elderly individuals to resistance training related to habitual nutritional intake? An exploratory analysis of a randomized controlled trial

L Orssatto, E Bezerra, G Zwaal, J Moreira, A Moro, B de Moura, J Willardson, R Simão, F Diefenthaeler

(2020), Vol. 16, pp. 355-364, Sport Sciences for Health, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Acute effect of juçara juice (Euterpe edulis Martius) on oxidative stress biomarkers and fatigue in a high-intensity interval training session: A single-blind cross-over randomized study

C Copetti, L Orssatto, F Diefenthaeler, T Silveira, E da Silva, S de Liz, B Mendes, D Rieger, F Vieira, P Hinnig, M Schulz, R Fett, P Di Pietro

(2020), Vol. 67, pp. 1-10, Journal of Functional Foods, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Acute performance responses during repeated matches in combat sports: A systematic review

R Kons, L Orssatto, D Detanico

(2020), Vol. 23, pp. 512-518, Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, Amsterdam, The Netherland, C1

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Relationship between lower limb asymmetry and judo-specific test performance

R Kons, F Diefenthaeler, L Orssatto, R Sakugawa, J da Silva Junior, D Detanico

(2020), Vol. 16, pp. 305-312, Sport Sciences for Health, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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2019

Physical performance, body composition and somatotype in Colombian judo athletes

A Quintero, L Orssatto, R Pulgarín, B Follmer

(2019), Vol. 19, pp. 56-63, Ido Movement for Culture: Journal of Martial Arts Anthropology, Rzeszów, Poland, C1-1

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Effects of resistance training, detraining, and retraining on strength and functional capacity in elderly

R Sakugawa, B Moura, L Orssatto, E Bezerra, E Cadore, F Diefenthaeler

(2019), Vol. 31, pp. 31-39, Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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2018

Functional resistance training can increase strength, knee torque ratio, and functional performance in elderly women

A Lima, E Bezerra, L Orssatto, E Vieira, L Picanço, J dos Santos

(2018), Vol. 14, pp. 654-659, Journal of exercise rehabilitation, Sejong, South Korea, C1-1

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Neural and musculotendinous mechanisms underpinning age-related force reductions

L Orssatto, M Wiest, F Diefenthaeler

(2018), Vol. 175, pp. 17-23, Mechanisms of Ageing and Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Muscular performance and body composition changes following multi-joint versus combined multi-and single-joint exercises in aging adults

E Bezerra, A Moro, L Orssatto, M da Silva, J Willardson, R Simão

(2018), Vol. 43, pp. 602-608, Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, Ottawa, Ont., C1-1

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Influence of strength training intensity on subsequent recovery in elderly

L Orssatto, B Moura, E Bezerra, L Andersen, S de Oliveira, F Diefenthaeler

(2018), Vol. 106, pp. 232-239, Experimental Gerontology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Functional capacity improves in-line with neuromuscular performance after 12 weeks of non-linear periodization strength training in the elderly

B Moura, R Sakugawa, L Orssatto, L de Lima, R Pinto, S Walker, F Diefenthaeler

(2018), Vol. 30, pp. 959-968, Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Leg press exercise can reduce functional hamstring:quadriceps ratio in the elderly

L Orssatto, B Moura, R Sakugawa, R Radaelli, F Diefenthaeler

(2018), Vol. 22, pp. 592-597, Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Estimating bone mineral content based on different types of muscle strength tests

L Orssatto, E Bezerra, B Moura, J de Castro, D Silva, A Moro, F Diefenthaeler

(2018), Vol. 22, pp. 586-591, Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Reducing measurement errors during functional capacity tests in elders

M da Silva, L Orssatto, E Bezerra, D Silva, B Moura, F Diefenthaeler, C Freitas

(2018), Vol. 30, pp. 595-603, Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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2016

Prediction of one repetition maximum for 45° leg press in untrained and trained elderly adults

B de Moura, E Bezerra, L Orssatto, R Sakugawa, F Diefenthaeler

(2016), Vol. 19, pp. 35-41, Journal of Exercise Physiology online, [Duluth, Minn.], C1-1

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