Exercise capacity and energy expenditure of morbidly obese and previously obese subjects.

@article{Notarius1998ExerciseCA,
  title={Exercise capacity and energy expenditure of morbidly obese and previously obese subjects.},
  author={Catherine F. Notarius and Birgit Rhode and Lloyd D Maclean and Sheldon A. Magder},
  journal={Clinical and investigative medicine. Medecine clinique et experimentale},
  year={1998},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={79-87}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether morbidly obese and previously obese women fail to lose weight after gastric bypass surgery because of reduced energy expenditure, and whether a large, surgically induced, rapid weight loss improves exercise capacity on a treadmill. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. PARTICIPANTS Four groups of 5 subjects: 1) patients still… CONTINUE READING