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Exercise & Fitness

Comparison Study on the Effect of Mesenchymal Stem Cells-Conditioned Medium Derived from Adipose and Wharton's Jelly on Versican Gene Expression in Hypoxia.

May 23, 2022

Mesenchymal stem cells enhance tissue repair through paracrine effects following transplantation. The versican protein is one of the important factors contributing to this repair mechanism. Using MSC ...

Endovascular Ablation of the Right Greater Splanchnic Nerve in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction: Early Results of the REBALANCE-HF Trial Roll-in Cohort.

May 23, 2022

In heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), excessive redistribution of blood volume into the central circulation leads to elevations of intracardiac pressures with exercise limitations...

#VisualAbstract: Increased Physical Activity Is a Long-Term Protective Factor for Dementia

May 20, 2022

1. Physical activity was significantly associated with a decreased incidence of all-cause dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, irrespective of follow-up length, baseline age and study quality. 2...

A randomized trial on the efficacy of split-body versus full-body resistance training in non-resistance trained women.

May 16, 2022

The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of a 12-week upper/lower split- versus a full-body resistance training program on maximal strength, muscle mass and explosive characteristics. Fifty re...

Outcomes for a custom-made anchor-like plate combined with cerclage in the treatment of inferior pole patellar fracture.

May 16, 2022

An inferior pole fracture of the patella requires surgical treatment to restore the knee extension mechanism of the knee joint. Different from other types of patellar fractures, inferior pole fracture...

Knee Muscles Strength Can be Improved by Using an Elastic Band as an Assistive Device for Knee-Ankle Complex.

May 09, 2022

BACKGROUND There are various tools and methods used for strength exercise. Elastic bands, one of the resistance exercise tools, have been used for various purposes, including muscle strengthening; how...

Inter-observer agreement of preoperative cardiopulmonary exercise test interpretation in major abdominal surgery.

May 02, 2022

Accurate determination of cardiopulmonary exercise test (CPET) derived parameters is essential to allow for uniform preoperative risk assessment. The objective of this prospective observational study ...

Maintenance of Exercise Habit and Its Impact on Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Previously Sedentary People: A 7-Year Follow-Up.

Apr 25, 2022

The aim of the study was to assess whether the level of physical activity in daily life in previously sedentary adults had been sustained 7 years beyond a 1-year supervised walking program. One hundre...

Diluted bitumen-induced alterations in aerobic capacity, swimming performance, and post-exercise recovery in juvenile sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka).

Apr 11, 2022

The transportation of heavy crudes such as diluted bitumen (dilbit) sourced from Canadian oil sands through freshwater habitat requires the generation of information that will contribute to risk asses...

Effects of physical exercise on cognitive function of breast cancer survivors receiving chemotherapy: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials.

Apr 04, 2022

Cognitive impairment has a great negative impact on quality of life for breast cancer survivors. Emerging evidence suggested that physical exercise can improve cognitive function in order adults with ...

Effect of Different Exercise Training Modalities on Fasting Levels of Oxylipins and Endocannabinoids in Middle-Aged Sedentary Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Mar 28, 2022

This study aimed to investigate the effects of different exercise training programs on fasting plasma levels of oxylipins, endocannabinoids (eCBs), and eCBs-like molecules in middle-aged sedentary adu...

Physical Activity Type and Intensity Are Associated With Abdominal Muscle Area and Density: The Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Mar 14, 2022

Using data from a multiethnic cohort, the authors tested associations of multiple types and intensities of physical activity (PA) with abdominal muscle area and density.1895 Multiethnic Study of Ather...

Association of fruit, vegetable and animal food intakes with breast cancer risk overall and by molecular subtype among Vietnamese women.

Mar 07, 2022

Evidence on associations between dietary intake and risk of breast cancer subtypes is limited and inconsistent. We evaluated associations of fruit, vegetable, meat, and fish consumption with risk of b...

Lifestyle Factors & Cancer Survival Prediction Models

Feb 28, 2022

There's abundant evidence that diet and lifestyle factors drive the risk for developing certain cancers, notably colon cancer, explains Charles S. Fuchs, MD, MPH. These factors, he says, include diets...

Clinicians' experience of the diagnosis and management of patellofemoral pain: A qualitative exploration.

Feb 21, 2022

Patellofemoral pain (PFP) is common and has a poor long-term prognosis. There is a lack of clarity about the clinical reasoning of recognised inter-disciplinary experts in the published literature.To ...

Prospective running assessments among division I cross-country athletes.

Feb 21, 2022

To prospectively monitor biomechanics, session-rating of perceived exertion (sRPE), and wellness in a cohort of collegiate Division-1 cross-country athletes over the course of a single competitive sea...

Increased Sitting Time Linked to All-Cause Mortality in Cancer Survivors

Feb 17, 2022

“With the increasing population of cancer survivors, there is an urgent need to identify feasible strategies to help enhance their long-term health,” Chao Cao, MPH, PhD-candidate explains. “Alth...

Underlying mechanisms of fall risk on stairs with inconsistent going size.

Feb 14, 2022

Serious falls occur frequently on stairs with inconsistent dimensions. Inconsistent smaller goings are thought to reduce user's foot clearances and foot contact lengths since individuals do not detect...

Usability of classic and specific bioelectrical impedance vector analysis in measuring body composition of children.

Feb 14, 2022

In this study, we aimed to analyse the relationship between body composition and bioelectrical variables in children and adolescents. The sample was composed of 6801 individuals (4035 males; 2766 fema...

Identifying patterns in trunk/head/elbow changes of riders and non-riders: A cluster analysis approach.

Feb 07, 2022

Correct rider oscillation and position are the basics for a good horseback riding performance. In this paper, we propose a framework for the automatic analysis of athletes behaviour based on cluster a...