PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION

Effect of high-intensity exercise on cardiorespiratory fitness in stroke survivors: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Mar 10, 2020 by in PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION Comments Off on Effect of high-intensity exercise on cardiorespiratory fitness in stroke survivors: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Abstract Background Knowledge of the optimal protocol and safety of particularly high-intensity exercise applied to individuals with stroke is lacking. Objective This systematic review and meta-analysis aimed to investigate the…

read more

Physical and psychological paths toward less severe fibromyalgia: A structural equation model

Mar 10, 2020 by in PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION Comments Off on Physical and psychological paths toward less severe fibromyalgia: A structural equation model

Abstract Objectives Previous research suggested isolated associations of physical and psychological factors with fibromyalgia severity. Integration of physical and psychological, experienced and observed, modifiable factors associated with fibromyalgia severity in…

read more

Dosage for cost-effective exercise-based falls prevention programs for older people: A systematic review of economic evaluations

Mar 10, 2020 by in PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION Comments Off on Dosage for cost-effective exercise-based falls prevention programs for older people: A systematic review of economic evaluations

Abstract Background Falls in older people is a global public health concern. Physical exercise is a useful and potentially cost-saving treatment option to prevent falls in older people. Objectives We…

read more

High sedentary behaviour and low physical activity levels at 12 months after cardiac rehabilitation: A prospective cohort study

Mar 10, 2020 by in PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION Comments Off on High sedentary behaviour and low physical activity levels at 12 months after cardiac rehabilitation: A prospective cohort study

Highlights • Light physical activity increased during a 6-week cardiac rehabilitation program. • Sitting time and moderate physical activity did not improve until after 6 weeks. • We found no…

read more

Atrophy of individual thigh muscles measured by MRI in older adults with knee osteoarthritis: A cross-sectional study

Mar 10, 2020 by in PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION Comments Off on Atrophy of individual thigh muscles measured by MRI in older adults with knee osteoarthritis: A cross-sectional study

Highlights • The ratio of vastus medialis (VM) cross-sectional area (CSA) to quadriceps muscle and that of semi-membranosus (SM) CSA to hamstring were low in individuals with medial knee osteoarthritis….

read more
Premium Wordpress Themes by UFO Themes