Dance

*ORGANIZATIONS*
International Capoeira Federation
Les Mills
Zumba

*RESEARCH*

Assunção Júnior, J. C., de Almeida Silva, H. J., da Silva, J. F. C., da Silva Cruz, R., de Almeida Lins, C. A., & de Souza, M. C. (2018). Zumba dancing can improve the pain and functional capacity in women with fibromyalgia. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 22(2), 455–459. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbmt.2017.09.022

Cugusi, L., Manca, A., Bergamin, M., Di Blasio, A., Yeo, T. J., Crisafulli, A., & Mercuro, G. (2019). Zumba Fitness and Womenʼs Cardiovascular Health. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention, 39(3), 153–160. https://doi.org/10.1097/HCR.0000000000000326

Delextrat, A., Bateman, J., Esser, P., Targen, N., & Dawes, H. (2016). The potential benefits of Zumba Gold® in people with mild-to-moderate Parkinson’s: Feasibility and effects of dance styles and number of sessions. Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 27, 68–73. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ctim.2016.05.009

Filar-Mierzwa, K., Długosz, M., Marchewka, A., Dąbrowski, Z., & Poznańska, A. (2017). The effect of dance therapy on the balance of women over 60 years of age: The influence of dance therapy for the elderly. Journal of Women & Aging, 29(4), 348–355. https://doi.org/10.1080/08952841.2016.1194689

Krishnan, S., Tokar, T. N., Boylan, M. M., Griffin, K., Feng, D., Mcmurry, L., … Cooper, J. A. (2015). Zumba® Dance Improves Health in Overweight/Obese or Type 2 Diabetic Women. American Journal of Health Behavior, 39(1), 109–120. https://doi.org/10.5993/AJHB.39.1.12

Kshtriya, S., Barnstaple, R., Rabinovich, D. B., & DeSouza, J. F. X. (2015). Dance and Aging: A Critical Review of Findings in Neuroscience. American Journal of Dance Therapy, 37(2), 81–112. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10465-015-9196-7

Qi, M., Zhu, Y., Zhang, L., Wu, T., & Wang, J. (2018). The effect of aerobic dance intervention on brain spontaneous activity in older adults with mild cognitive impairment: A resting‑state functional MRI study. Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine, 715–722. https://doi.org/10.3892/etm.2018.7006

Razon, S., Powers, S., Pursglove, L., Zupin, D., & Judge, L. W. (2019). Zumba in the Postindustrial Midwest: Minority Women and Access to Physical Fitness. The Physical Educator, 76(3), 813–831. https://doi.org/10.18666/TPE-2019-V76-I3-8467

Rodrigues-Krause, J., Krause, M., & Reischak-Oliveira, A. (2019). Dancing for Healthy Aging: Functional and Metabolic Perspectives. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, 25(1), 44–63.

Rokka, S., Mavridis, G., & Kouli, O. (2010). the Impact of Exercise Intensity on Mood State of Particiapants in Dance Aerobics Programs. Studies in Physical Culture and Tourism, 17(3), 241–245.

Stonnington, C. M., Krell-Roesch, J., Locke, D. E. C., Hentz, J. G., Dueck, A. C., Geda, Y. E., … Caselli, R. J. (2020). Impact of Zumba on Cognition and Quality of Life is Independent of APOE4 Carrier Status in Cognitively Unimpaired Older Women: A 6-Month Randomized Controlled Pilot Study. American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease & Other Dementias®, 35, 153331751986837. https://doi.org/10.1177/1533317519868370