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Egg consumption and carotid atherosclerosis in the Northern Manhattan study.
BACKGROUND The evidence supporting recommendations to limit intake of cholesterol rich foods is inconclusive. We aimed to examine the association between egg consumption and carotid atherosclerosisExpand
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Estimation of the Maximal Lactate Steady State Intensity by the Rating of Perceived Exertion
The maximal lactate steady state is the gold standard for evaluating aerobic capacity; however, it is time-consuming. The lactate minimum protocol is an easier alternative, but is not feasible andExpand
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A cross-sectional assessment of metabolic syndrome in HIV-infected people of low socio-economic status receiving antiretroviral therapy
BackgroundMetabolic syndrome (MetS) is a constellation of symptoms used as a measure to identify patients at increased risk for cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, and all-cause mortality. TheExpand
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Short-term combined exercise training improves the health of HIV-infected patients
This study tested the benefits of combined aerobic and resistance exercise training (CARET) in HIVinfected individuals receiving antiretroviral therapy. Twenty-three human immunodeficiency virusExpand
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The Effect of Combined Moderate-Intensity Training on Immune Functioning, Metabolic Variables, and Quality of Life in HIV-infected Individuals Receiving Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy
of a dissertation at the University of Miami Dissertation supervised by Professor Arlette Perry No. of pages in text (39) Highly-active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has improved the prognosis ofExpand
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High-density lipoprotein subfractions and carotid plaque: the Northern Manhattan Study.
OBJECTIVE The objective of this cross-sectional analysis was to investigate the relation between two major high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) subfractions (HDL2-C and HDL3-C) and carotidExpand
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Aerobic, Resistance, and Cognitive Exercise Training Poststroke
Stroke may cause physical or cognitive impairments. Approximately 50% to 75% of all stroke survivors have residual motor or cognitive disabilities that prevent them from living independently. MuscleExpand
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Subfractions of High-Density Lipoprotein-Cholesterol and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness: The Northern Manhattan Study
Background and Purpose— Recent drug trials have challenged the high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (HDL-C) antiatherosclerotic hypothesis, suggesting that total level of HDL-C may not be the bestExpand
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A cross-sectional assessment to detect type 2 diabetes with endothelial and autonomic nervous system markers using a novel system
BackgroundType 2 diabetes mellitus is frequently unrecognized until complications appear. Diabetic autonomic neuropathy is one of the early complications of type 2 diabetes mellitus, resulting inExpand
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Comparing the accuracy of ES-BC, EIS-GS, and ES Oxi on body composition, autonomic nervous system activity, and cardiac output to standardized assessments
Background and purpose The Electro Sensor Complex (ESC) is software that combines three devices using bioelectrical impedance, galvanic skin response, and spectrophotometry: (1) ES-BC (ElectroExpand
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