• Karatrantou K. (2019).Dynamic handgrip strength endurance: A reliable measurement in older women.Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy, 42(3):E51-E56.
  • Karatrantou K., Gerodimos V., Voutselas V., Manouras N., Famisis K. & Ioakimidis P. (2019). Can sport-specific training affect vertical jumping ability during puberty? Biology of Sport, 36(3), 217-224.
  • Karatrantou K, Stavrou V, Hasioti P, Varveri D, Krommidas C, Gerodimos V. (in press). An enjoyable school-based swimming training program improves students aquaticity. Acta Paediatrica.
  • Karatrantou K., Gerodimos V., Katsareli E., Manouras N., Ioakimidis P., & Famisis K. (2019). Strength profile of hip abductor and adductor muscles in youth elite soccer players. Journal of Human Kinetics, 66, 31-41.
  • Karatrantou K., Bilios P., Bogdanis GC., Ioakimidis P., Soulas E. & Gerodimos V. (2019). Effects of whole-body vibration training frequency on neuromuscular performance: a randomized controlled study. Biology of Sport, 36(3), 273-282
  • Krommidas C., Perkos S., Karatrantou K., Soulas E., Chasialis A., Armenis E. & Gerodimos V. (2019). Home advantage effect in Greek basketball leagues at regular season: Μales vs. females and home vs. guest teams. Trends in Sport Sciences, 3, 117-122.


  • Karatrantou, K., Gerodimos, V., Hakkinen, K., & Zafeiridis, A. (2017). Health-promoting effects of serial vs. integrated combined strength and aerobic training. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 38, 55-64.
  • Gerodimos V., Karatrantou K., Psychou D., Vasilopoulou T., & Zafeiridis A. (2017). Static and dynamic handgrip strength endurance: Test-retest reproducibility. Journal of Hand Surgery American Volume, 42, 175-184.


  • Dipla K., Kousoula D., Zafeiridis A., Karatrantou K., Nikolaidis MG., Kyparos A., Gerodimos V., & Vrabas IS. (2016). Exaggerated haemodynamic and neural responses to involuntary contractions induced by whole-body vibration in normotensive obese versus lean women. Experimental Physiology, 101, 717-730.
  • Manouras N., Papanikolaou Z., Karatrantou K., Kouvarakis P., & Gerodimos V. (2016). The efficacy of vertical vs. horizontal plyometric training on speed, jumping performance and agility in soccer players. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, 11, 702-709.


  • Gerodimos V., Zafeiridis A., Chanou K., Karatrantou K. & Dipla K. (2015). Whole-body vibration training: Improving muscle flexibility and the power of lower limbs. Sport Sciences for Health, 11, 287-294.
  • Gerodimos V., Karatrantou K., Paschalis V., Zafeiridis A., Katsareli E., Bilios P., & Kellis S. (2015). Reliability of concentric and eccentric strength of hip abductors and adductors muscles in young soccer players. Biology of Sport,32, 351-356.
  • Theodorou A., Gerodimos V., Karatrantou K., Paschalis V., Chanou K., Jamurtas A., & Nikolaidis, M. (2015). Acute and chronic whole-body vibration exercise does not induce health-promoting effects on blood profile. Journal of Human Kinetics, 46, 107-118.
  • Karatrantou K., Gerodimos V., Dipla K., & Zafeiridis A. (2013). Whole-body vibration training improves flexibility, strength profile of knee flexors, and hamstrings-to-quadriceps strength ratioin females. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 16 (5): 477-481.
  • Gerodimos V.& Karatrantou K. (2013). Reliability of maximal handgrip strength test in pre-pubertal and pubertal wrestlers. Pediatric Exercise Science, 25 (2): 308-322.
  • Gerodimos V., Karatrantou K., Dipla K., Zafeiridis A., Tsiakaras N., Sotiriadis S. (2013). Age-related differences in handgrip strength in wrestlers and non-athlete controls throughout the developmental years. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 27 (3): 616-623.


  • Chanou, K.,Gerodimos, V., Karatrantou K., & Jamurtas, A. (2012). Whole-body vibration and rehabilitation of chronic diseases: A review of the literature. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine,11 (2): 187-200.


  • Gerodimos, V., Zafeiridis, A., Karatrantou, K., Vasilopoulou, T., Chanou, K., & Pispirikou, E. (2010). The acute effects of different whole-body vibration amplitudes and frequencies on flexibility and vertical jumping performance. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 13: 438-443.


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