The Effects of a 10-Week Water Aerobic Exercise on the Resting Blood Pressure in Patients with Essential Hypertension

@inproceedings{Farahani2010TheEO,
  title={The Effects of a 10-Week Water Aerobic Exercise on the Resting Blood Pressure in Patients with Essential Hypertension},
  author={Ali Vasheghani Farahani and Mohammad-Ali Mansournia and Hossein Asheri and Akbar Fotouhi and Masud Yunesian and M. Jamali and Vahid Ziaee},
  booktitle={Asian journal of sports medicine},
  year={2010}
}
PURPOSE To investigate the effects of a 10-week water aerobic exercise on the resting blood pressure in patients with stage 1 or 2 hypertension referring to Tehran University Clinics. METHODS Forty men with stage 1 or 2 essential hypertension were assigned to two groups of intervention [n = 12; aged 48.33±10.74 years (mean±SD)] and control [n = 28; aged 46.96±11.58 years (mean±SD)]. Subjects in the intervention group participated in a supervised 10-week water aerobic training program of 55… CONTINUE READING

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