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Predictive Validity of the Body Adiposity Index in Costa Rican Students
Objective: To verify the validity of the body adiposity index (BAI) in a sample of Costa Rican students. Methods: Volunteers were 93 females (mean age 5 18.6 6 2.4 years) and 106 males (mean age 5 19.2 6 2.8 years). ...
Acute Effects of Exercise on Blood Pressure: A Meta-Analytic Investigation
Hypertension affects 25% of the world’s population and is considered a risk factor for cardiovascular disorders and other diseases. The aim of this study was to examine the evidence regarding the acute effect of exercise ...
The Effects of Acute and Chronic Exercise on Paraoxonase-1 (PON1): A Systematic Review with Meta-Analysis
Purpose: To determine the acute and chronic effects of exercise on Paraoxonase-1 (PON1) concentration and activity. Methods: A literature search was performed using 16 electronic databases. Effect sizes (ES) were computed ...