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Ventilation and Its Control during Incremental Exercise in Obesity
Background: In obesity, the addition of mass loading of the chest wall by adipose tissue decreases compliance, but its ventilation does not seem to be a limiting factor to physical performance.Expand
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Lung Function and Methacholine Responsiveness among Adolescents in an Air-Polluted Area
Background: Outdoor air pollution is hazardous to human pulmonary health. Airway inflammation is an important cause of bronchial hyperresponsiveness. Information is not univocal about the potentialExpand
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Kinetics of catecholamines and potassium, and heart rate during exercise testing in obese subjects
Summary.Background: Obesity is characterised by a marked insulin resistance which involves an abnormal regulation of K+ uptake and metabolism. Less is known about the effect of physical exercise onExpand
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