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Resting metabolism of post-menopause women submitted to a training program with weights ( hypertrophy )

  title={Resting metabolism of post-menopause women submitted to a training program with weights ( hypertrophy )},
  author={Mara Cl{\'e}ia Trevisan and Roberto Carlos Burini},
The study had as objective to evaluate the resting energy expenditure (REE) of post-menopause women submitted to a training program with weights. Thirty women, age between 45 and 70 years (FSH > 40 mIUmL), separated in two groups (TG: training n = 15 and CG: control n = 15) were studied. The body mass index (kg/m2) was calculated and the body fat percentage and the muscular mass were determined through bioelectric impedance (BIA). The REE was obtained through indirect calorimetry (respiratory… Expand

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