Cardiovascular fitness, physical activity and selected coronary heart disease risk factors in adults.

@article{Suzuki1998CardiovascularFP,
  title={Cardiovascular fitness, physical activity and selected coronary heart disease risk factors in adults.},
  author={Ishimatsu Suzuki and Hiroto Yamada and Tomonori Sugiura and Norito Kawakami and Hiroyuki Shimizu},
  journal={The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness},
  year={1998},
  volume={38 2},
  pages={149-57}
}
BACKGROUND The aim was to investigate the associations between cardiovascular fitness and physical activity, and their relationship to selected coronary heart disease (CHD) risk factors. METHODS This was a cross-sectional study for one week. All participants were Japanese living in the City of Toyota, Japan. Two hundred and twenty-two healthy Japanese (104 men and 118 women), with ages between 20 and 62 years old. Cardiovascular fitness (VO2max) was measured by a progressive submaximal… CONTINUE READING

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