Prof. Costantino Balestra Ph.D.
Prof. Costantino Balestra Ph.D.
Professor of Physiology - Haute Ecole Bruxelles Brabant - ULB - VUB
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Risk of decompression illness among 230 divers in relation to the presence and size of patent foramen ovale
SR Torti, M Billinger, M Schwerzmann, R Vogel, R Zbinden, S Windecker, ...
European heart journal 25 (12), 1014-1020, 2004
3072004
Patent foramen ovale and decompression sickness in sports divers
P Germonpré, P Dendale, P Unger, C Balestra
Journal of applied physiology 84 (5), 1622-1626, 1998
2111998
Reflex regulation during sustained and intermittent submaximal contractions in humans
J Duchateau, C Balestra, A Carpentier, K Hainaut
The Journal of physiology 541 (3), 959-967, 2002
1712002
Effects of fatigue on the stretch reflex in a human muscle
C Balestra, J Duchateau, K Hainaut
Electroencephalography and Clinical Neurophysiology/Evoked Potentials …, 1992
1151992
Serum erythropoietin levels in healthy humans after a short period of normobaric and hyperbaric oxygen breathing: the “normobaric oxygen paradox”
C Balestra, P Germonpré, JR Poortmans, A Marroni
Journal of Applied Physiology 100 (2), 512-518, 2006
892006
Hyperoxia may be beneficial
E Calzia, P Asfar, B Hauser, M Matejovic, C Ballestra, P Radermacher, ...
Critical care medicine 38 (10), S559-S568, 2010
822010
Evidence for increasing patency of the foramen ovale in divers
P Germonpre, F Hastir, P Dendale, A Marroni, AF Nguyen, C Balestra
The American journal of cardiology 95 (7), 912-915, 2005
652005
A critical review of physiological bubble formation in hyperbaric decompression
V Papadopoulou, RJ Eckersley, C Balestra, TD Karapantsios, MX Tang
Advances in colloid and interface science 191, 22-30, 2013
632013
Intrathoracic pressure changes after Valsalva strain and other maneuvers: implications for divers with patent foramen ovale
C Balestra, P Germonpré, A Marroni
Undersea & hyperbaric medicine 25 (3), 171, 1998
601998
Association of microparticles and neutrophil activation with decompression sickness
SR Thom, M Bennett, ND Banham, W Chin, DF Blake, A Rosen, ...
Journal of Applied Physiology 119 (5), 427-434, 2015
592015
Circulatory bubble dynamics: from physical to biological aspects
V Papadopoulou, MX Tang, C Balestra, RJ Eckersley, TD Karapantsios
Advances in colloid and interface science 206, 239-249, 2014
562014
Supraorbital transcutaneous neurostimulation has sedative effects in healthy subjects
M Piquet, C Balestra, SL Sava, JE Schoenen
BMC neurology 11 (1), 1-8, 2011
562011
Predive sauna and venous gas bubbles upon decompression from 400 kPa
JÉ Blatteau, E Gempp, C Balestra, T Mets, P Germonpre
Aviation, space, and environmental medicine 79 (12), 1100-1105, 2008
522008
Preventive effect of pre-dive hydration on bubble formation in divers
E Gempp, JE Blatteau, JM Pontier, C Balestra, P Louge
British journal of sports medicine 43 (3), 224-228, 2009
492009
A deep stop during decompression from 82 fsw (25 m) significantly reduces bubbles and fast tissue gas tensions
A Marroni, PB Bennett, FJ Cronje, R Cali-Corleo, P Germonpré, M Pieri, ...
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 31, 233-244, 2004
462004
Pre-dive vibration effect on bubble formation after a 30-m dive requiring a decompression stop
P Germonpré, JM Pontier, E Gempp, JE Blatteau, S Deneweth, P Lafère, ...
Aviation, space, and environmental medicine 80 (12), 1044-1048, 2009
432009
Persistence of critical flicker fusion frequency impairment after a 33 mfw SCUBA dive: evidence of prolonged nitrogen narcosis?
C Balestra, P Lafère, P Germonpré
European journal of applied physiology 112 (12), 4063-4068, 2012
422012
Acute effect of muscle stretching on the steadiness of sustained submaximal contractions of the plantar flexor muscles
E Kato, S Vieillevoye, C Balestra, N Guissard, J Duchateau
Journal of Applied Physiology 110 (2), 407-415, 2011
422011
Effect of a single, open-sea, air scuba dive on human micro-and macrovascular function
K Lambrechts, JM Pontier, C Balestra, A Mazur, Q Wang, P Buzzacott, ...
European journal of applied physiology 113 (10), 2637-2645, 2013
412013
Nitric oxide-related endothelial changes in breath-hold and scuba divers
S Theunissen, F Guerrero, N Sponsiello, D Cialoni, M Pieri, P Germonpré, ...
Undersea Hyperb Med 40 (2), 135-44, 2013
412013
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