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Recumbent stepping aerobic exercise in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a pilot study.
(Springer Verlag, 2019-02-04)
Objectives Aerobic exercise can promote neuroplastic responses in the healthy and injured brain. Although the role of exercise in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is debated, new evidence suggests that exercise may ...
Exercise Capacity in Patients with The Total Artificial Heart
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2019-01)
There is a dearth of information regarding the functional abilities of patients with the total artificial heart (TAH). Increased utilization of the TAH and patient discharge to home with the portable unit necessitates a ...
Quantification of coronary artery disease using different modalities of cardiopulmonary exercise testing
This study examined the accuracy of cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) on a treadmill (TM) and recumbent ergometry (RE) in the predicting coronary artery disease (CAD) severity and prognosis. Methods Forty Caucasian ...
Ergometer Cycling improves the Ambulatory Function and Cardiovascular Fitness of Stroke Patients – A Randomized Controlled Trial.
(Society of Physical Therapy Science, 2019-03-19)
Purpose] The aim of this study was to assess the effects of ergometer cycling on the ambulatory function and cardiovascular fitness of patients with stroke in the sub-acute phase. [Subjects and Methods] Twenty (20) ...
The Importance of School-Based Healthy Living Initiatives: Introducing the Health and Wellness Academy Concept
(WB Saunders, 2019-01)
Over the last 15 years, the number of school and community based health-intervention programs in the United States has grown. Many of these programs aim to prevent non-communicable chronic disease diagnoses (e.g., obesity, ...