Walking Economy is Impaired in Older Men and Women with Type 2 Diabetes.

@article{Gardner2016WalkingEI,
  title={Walking Economy is Impaired in Older Men and Women with Type 2 Diabetes.},
  author={Andrew W Gardner and P. Schlenger R. Montgomery},
  journal={International journal of diabetology & vascular disease research},
  year={2016},
  volume={2016 Suppl 3},
  pages={
          7-12
        }
}
OBJECTIVE We compared the walking economy in older participants with and without type 2 diabetes. METHODS Walking economy was determined in 115 older participants with type 2 diabetes and 130 older control participants without diabetes by continuously measuring oxygen uptake during a treadmill test in which the work rate was at a constant speed of 2 mph and a grade of 0% for a duration of 10 minutes. Participants also completed a Balke treadmill protocol for the determination of peak oxygen… CONTINUE READING
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