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Early and current physical activity: relationship with intima-media thickness and metabolic variables in adulthood
(Associação Brasileira de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Fisioterapia, 2014-10-01)
Background:It is unclear whether early physical activity has a greater influence on intima-media thickness and metabolic variables than current physical activity.Objective: To analyze the relationship between current and ...
Physical Activity and Heart Rate Variability in Adolescents with Abdominal Obesity
Physical activity is a protective factor for autonomic dysfunction. However, whether this occurs in adolescents with abdominal obesity is still unclear. Thus, the aim of this study was to analyze the association between ...
Effects of an adapted physical activity program on the physical condition of elderly women: an analysis of efficiency
(ASSOCIACAO BRASILEIRA PESQUISA POS-GRADUACAO FISIOTERAPIA-ABRAPG-FTSAO CARLOS SP, 2012)
Background: Specific research tools and designs can assist in identifying the efficiency of physical activity in elderly women. Objectives: To identify the effects of physical activity on the physical condition of older ...
Delayed onset of electromyographic activity of the vastus medialis relative to the vastus lateralis may be related to physical activity levels in females with patellofemoral pain
The aims of this study were to examine group differences in muscle activation onset of the vastus medialis (VM) in relation to the vastus lateralis (VL) and pain level during stair ascent in females with patellofemoral ...
REASONS FOR THE ABSENCE OF PHYSICAL AND SPORTS PRACTICE IN ADOLESCENTS IN THE REGION OF ARAUCANIA, CHILE
(UNIV COSTA RICA. ESCUELA EDUCACION FISICA & DEPORTES, 2020)
Effects of physical activity levels on fatigue perception in patients with Parkinson's disease and neurologically healthy individuals
Background: Recent researches involving fatigue and Parkinson’s disease (PD) sought to verify its incidence and the impacts of fatigue on quality life of patients with PD. Despite the importance of regular physical activity ...
Factors associated with physical-activity performance by older individuals in a medium-sized city in São Paulo State, Brazil
Physical activity has been scientifically discussed as fundamental in the process of healthy ageing. Hence, this study aimed at determining the factors that influence older people to perform physical activities. The complete ...
Acondicionamiento físico y estilos de vida saludable
A Cross-Sectional Study of the Relationship of Physical Activity with Depression and Cognitive Deficit in Older Adults
(Human Kinetics Publ Inc, 2016-04-01)
The aim of this study was to examine the association of physical activity with depression and cognition deficit, separately and combined, in Brazilian older adults. We analyzed data from 622 older adults. Physical activity ...
Educational program promoting regular physical exercise improves functional capacity and daily living physical activity in subjects with knee osteoarthritis
Background: Physical exercise and educational programs promote several benefits for patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA). However, little is known about the effects of educational programs promoting the regular practice ...