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Precision in Promoting Physical Activity and Exercise with the Overarching Goal of Moving More
(WB Saunders, 2019-01)
Physical inactivity is strongly associated with an unfavorable health profile, increasing an individual’s risk for developing cardiovascular disease. Initiating a regular exercise routine contributes to improvements in ...
Independent Association of Muscular Strength and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Children.
(Thieme Publishing, 2015-07)
The aim of this cross-sectional study was to examine the influence of muscular strength on carotid intima-media thickness (cIMT) in children, controlling for the effect of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and central adiposity ...
Obesity, Body Composition and Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction
(Future Medicine, 2017-08-10)
Obesity is defined as an excess body fat that impairs health and is associated with increased risk of heart failure (HF), particularly HF with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), evolving into a ‘HFpEF obesity phenotype’. ...
Empagliflozin improves cardiorespiratory fitness in type 2 diabetes: Translational implications
(NRC Research Press, 2018-11)
Sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors have been shown to prevent heart failure and reduce cardiovascular death in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and cardiovascular disease (CVD). Whether or not SGLT2 ...