Mario Augusto Paschoal

Mario Augusto Paschoal | Editor

Affilation: Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas, Brazil

Graduated at Physiotherapy from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (1980), graduated at Physical Education from Instituicao Toledo de Ensino (1976), master's at Physical Education from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1993) and ph.d. at Physical Education from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1999). Has experience in Physiotherapy, acting on the following subjects: cardiovascular physioterapy, respiratory physiotherapy, effort test, heart rate, cardiac autonomic modulation and functional autonomic tests. Leader of research group of cardiac autonomic function and exercise in healthy and disease. Author of the book "Cardiovascular Physiotherapy - Evaluation and management in cardiac rehabilitation.

Research Interest

My main area of interest is obesity in childhood and adolescence, especially involving aspects of physical exercise and autonomic control of the heart.