Deep breathing acutely improves arterial dysfunction in obese children: evidence of functional impairment?

Abstract

BACKGROUND AND AIMS Similarly to diabetes type 2, patients with obesity show insulin resistance and autonomic and vascular abnormalities associated with increased morbidity and mortality. We tested whether arterial dysfunction in obese children may have a functional nature, reversible with appropriate interventions (e.g., by reduction of sympathetic… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.numecd.2014.06.011

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