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Effects of dance practice on functional mobility, motor symptoms and quality of life in people with Parkinson’s disease: a systematic review with meta-analysis
BackgroundPatients with Parkinson’s Disease (PD) undergo motor injuries, which decrease their quality of life (QL). Dance, added to drug therapy, can help treating these patientsAimsTo conduct aExpand
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Effects of resistance training on the lipid profile in obese women.
AIM The aim of the present study was to analyze the effects of resistance training in groups (with music) on the lipid profile in obese women. METHODS The sample was composed of 28 sedentary obeseExpand
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Effects of Nordic walking training on quality of life, balance and functional mobility in elderly: A randomized clinical trial
Purpose There is physiological and biomechanical evidence suggesting a possible advantage of using poles in walking training programs. The purpose of this proof-of-concept study was to test theExpand
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Nordic walking training in elderly, a randomized clinical trial. Part II: Biomechanical and metabolic adaptations
BackgroundNordic walking is an attractive method of endurance training. Nevertheless, the biomechanic response due to the additional contribution of using poles in relation to free walking trainingExpand
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Acute glycemic and pressure responses of continuous and interval aerobic exercise in patients with type 2 diabetes
ABSTRACT Background: Aerobic training has been widely indicated to patients with type 2 diabetes. However, there are still few studies comparing acute glycemic and blood pressure effects of differentExpand
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Low- and High-Volume Water-Based Resistance Training Induces Similar Strength and Functional Capacity Improvements in Older Women: A Randomized Study.
BACKGROUND Water-based resistance training (WRT) has been indicated to promote strength gains in elderly population. However, no study has compared different training strategies to identify the mostExpand
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Effects of Low-Volume Resistance Training on Muscle Strength and Functionality of People with Parkinson's Disease.
Parkinson's disease (PD) is a progressive, neurodegenerative disorder of the central nervous system that affects the elderly and results in a decrease of functional capacity, motor control, andExpand
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Effects of aerobic exercise performed in fasted v. fed state on fat and carbohydrate metabolism in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Abstract This study aimed to verify the effect of aerobic exercise performed in the fasted v. fed states on fat and carbohydrate metabolism in adults. Searches were conducted in March 2015, andExpand
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A 9-Week Nordic and Free Walking Improve Postural Balance in Parkinson’s Disease
Aerobic training has a neuroprotective effect in people with Parkinson’s disease. Recent evidence indicates that Nordic walking seems a promising alternative due to positive outcomes in functionalExpand
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Water-based aerobic training improves strength parameters and cardiorespiratory outcomes in elderly women
ABSTRACT The aim of the present study was to compare the effects of water‐based aerobic training and water‐based resistance training on muscular strength and cardiorespiratory fitness in older women.Expand
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