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Effects of low-volume resistance training on muscle strength and functionality of people with Parkinson's disease

Exercise Physiology
M Barbalho et al.
Used Parameters : Muscle Mass, PBF

Publication Year : 2019

Country : Brazil

Journal : International Journal of Exercise Science

Parkinson's disease (PD) is a progressive, neurodegenerative disorder of the central nervous system that affects the elderly and results in a decrease of functional capacity, motor control, and muscle strength. Resistance training (RT) has been shown to be a non-drug alternative in both elderly and parkinsonian patients in increasing functional capacity and muscle strength. The present study aimed to verify the effects of low-volume RT in people with PD in relation to muscular strength, body composition, anthropometry and functional …
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