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Exercise as therapy in metabolic syndrome and polycystic ovary syndrome

Levinger, Itamar and Stepto, Nigel (2011) Exercise as therapy in metabolic syndrome and polycystic ovary syndrome. In: Clinical exercise : a case-based approach. Cameron, Melainie and Selig, Steve E and Hemphill, Dennis, eds. Churchill Livingstone, Chatswood, N.S.W, pp. 84-98.

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Abstract

Obesity, metabolic syndrome (MetS), polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) can all lead to cardiovascular disease and premature death. As such, they should be targeted vigorously in order to keep the metabolic factors within desirable ranges (Hanefield & Schaper 2005).

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 9780729539418
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID23442, ResPubID23414, exercising, exercise training, pharmacotherapy, therapeutic, aerobic power, muscle strength, activities, health benefits, diseases, ovaries
Subjects: Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL)
FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
SEO Classification > 970111 Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
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Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 27 Nov 2012 04:06
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2013 01:28
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/8676
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