Exercise and fitness are related to peripheral nervous system function in overweight adults.

@article{Isojrvi2010ExerciseAF,
  title={Exercise and fitness are related to peripheral nervous system function in overweight adults.},
  author={Henri Isoj{\"a}rvi and Sirkka Kein{\"a}nen-Kiukaanniemi and Mika Kallio and Kaisu M. Kaikkonen and Timo J{\"a}ms{\"a} and J. Korpelainen and Raija Korpelainen},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2010},
  volume={42 7},
  pages={
          1241-5
        }
}
PURPOSE This study examined the association between physical activity and fitness and peripheral nervous system (PNS) function in overweight and obese individuals. METHODS Forty nondiabetic overweight adults (mean +/- SD; age = 44 +/- 11 yr) were recruited for the study. Peroneal motor nerve and radial, sural, and medial plantar sensory nerve conductions were studied. Maximal oxygen uptake was measured in an incremental bicycle ergometer test. Physical activity was assessed by accelerometer… 

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