Effects of supervised resistance training on fitness and functional strength in patients succeeding bariatric surgery.

@article{Huck2015EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of supervised resistance training on fitness and functional strength in patients succeeding bariatric surgery.},
  author={Corey J Huck},
  journal={Journal of strength and conditioning research},
  year={2015},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={589-95}
}
Evidence to support exercise training guidelines for patients who have undergone bariatric surgery is exceedingly limited. The purpose of this preliminary study was to evaluate the feasibility of a 12-week supervised, resistance training (RT) program and its short-term effects on physical fitness and functional strength for this population. A total of 15 patients with morbid obesity who underwent bariatric surgery participated in this quasi-experimental study. Patients were divided into 2… CONTINUE READING
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