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Impact of Latin Dance on Physical Activity, Cardiorespiratory Fitness, and Sedentary Behavior among Latinos attending an Adult Day Center
(SAGE Publications, 2017-09-27)
The aim of this study was to determine if a Latin dance program with sedentary behavior information would have an impact on physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF), and sedentary behavior among older Latinos ...
Prediction of Energy Expenditure during Walking in Adults with Down Syndrome
Background When developing walking programs for improving health in adults with Down syndrome (DS), physical activity professionals are in need of an equation for predicting energy expenditure. We therefore developed and ...
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’. ...
Reasons for computerised provider order entry (CPOE)-based inpatient medication ordering errors: an observational study of voided orders
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2017-07-11)
Objective:Medication voiding is a computerised provider order entry (CPOE)-based discontinuation mechanism that allows clinicians to identify erroneous medication orders. We investigated the accuracy of voiding as an ...
Pulse pressure tracking from adolescence to young adulthood: contributions to vascular health
(Taylor & Francis, 2017-07)
Purpose: We examined whether exposure to high PP in adolescence predicts carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT) and stiffness indices at young adulthood. Methods: Seventy-nine participants had their brachial systolic ...