Raquel Pedrero

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BACKGROUND Physical activity (PA) is suggested to contribute to fat loss not only through increasing energy expenditure "per se" but also increasing muscle mass; therefore, it would be interesting to better understand the specific associations of PA with the different body's components such as fat mass and muscle mass. The aim of the present study was to(More)
OBJECTIVES (1) To examine whether cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) is related to liver enzyme levels independent of waist circumference (WC), and (2) To test whether having a high CRF is associated with an improved liver enzyme profile with a high WC. DESIGN Cross-sectional. METHODS CRF (20m-shuttle-run test) and WC were assessed in 811 European(More)
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