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Physical Exercise And Treatment Of Addiction
(Springer International Publishing, 2016)
DNA damage in wistar kyoto rats exercised during pregnancy
Purpose: To evaluate DNA damage levels in pregnant rats undergoing a treadmill exercise program. Methods: Wistar Kyoto rats were allocated into two groups (n= 5 animals/group): non-exercise and exercise. The pregnant rats ...
Physical exercise program carried out in primary health care units improves exercise tolerance and economy of movement
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of a 1 yr exercise program carried out in Primary Health Care Units (PHCU) concerning the variables related to cardiorespiratory fitness (CF). A quasi-experimental study ...
Electromyographic validation of the deltoideus (anterior portion) and pectoralis major (clavicular portion) muscles in pull-over exercises
The electromyographic activity of the deltoideus (anterior portion) and pectoralis major (clavicular portion) muscles was analyzed in 24 male volunteers in two different modalities of pull-over exercises. The PMC activity ...
Effects of exercise in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea
Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) constitutes a public health problem, with various systemic consequences that can increase cardiovascular morbidity and mortality as well as increase healthcare expenditure. This review discusses ...
Intra-arterial blood pressure response in hypertensive subjects during low- and high-intensity resistance exercise
(Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2010)
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to describe blood pressure responses during resistance exercise in hypertensive subjects and to determine whether an exercise protocol alters these responses. INTRODUCTION: Resistance ...
Long duration exercise program in individuals with parkinson´s disease: effects on functional capacity
The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of long duration exercise program on physical fitness components of functional capacity in individuals with Parkinson disease (PD) and to evaluate ongoing effects of ...
Influence of Mild Dehydration on Exercise Performance
This presentation summarizes some initial evidence for an impairment of exercise performance due to mild dehydration. An attempt is made at defining mild dehydration, and preliminary hypotheses are presented.
Age Affects Exercise-Induced Improvements in Heart Rate Response to Exercise
The aim of the present study was to analyze the effects of age on cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF), muscle strength and heart rate (HR) response to exercise adaptation in women in response to a long-term twice-weekly combined ...