Weight Lifting

Known as: Lifting, Weight, Liftings, Weight, lifting weights 
A type of resistance exercise and strength training that involves moving weights by muscle contraction.
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2010
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2010
CONTEXT Clinical guidelines for breast cancer survivors without lymphedema advise against upper body exercise, preventing them… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Weight lifting has generally been proscribed for women with breast-cancer-related lymphedema, preventing them from… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE Lymphedema is a common condition that breast cancer survivors face. Despite a lack of supporting evidence from… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Aerobic exercise training has been shown to have beneficial effects on quality of life (QOL) in breast cancer… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND It has been postulated that depending on the type of exercise performed, 2 different morphological forms of athlete's… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of a resistance-training program on walking endurance in a healthy, community-dwelling elderly… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Brachial arterial pressure was directly recorded in 31 healthy male volunteers through protocols examining the effects of the… (More)
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1990
1990
A group of 68 premenopausal women participated in a controlled 12 month exercise program. Two groups were matched according to… (More)
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1987
1987
A follow-up study of 1 year was performed on 11 male elite weight lifters. Several parameters including training volume, weight… (More)
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1984
1984
Five normal male volunteers performed two intermittent weight lifting exercises of equal total external work output and duration… (More)
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