Scientific article

Long-term follow-up of cardiovascular risk factors after exercise training in obese children

Published inInternational journal of pediatric obesity, vol. 6, no. 2-2, p. e603-610
Publication date2011

We previously demonstrated beneficial effects of physical activity on cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors, body mass index (BMI) and fat mass in pre-pubescent obese children. The aim of this study was to determine whether these changes were maintained 2 years later.

  • Absorptiometry, Photon
  • Actigraphy/instrumentation
  • Adiposity
  • Adolescent
  • Age Factors
  • Analysis of Variance
  • Arteries/physiopathology/ultrasonography
  • Blood Pressure
  • Blood Pressure Monitoring, Ambulatory
  • Body Mass Index
  • Cardiovascular Diseases/diagnosis/etiology/physiopathology/prevention & control
  • Chi-Square Distribution
  • Child
  • Exercise Test
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Linear Models
  • Male
  • Motor Activity
  • Obesity/complications/diagnosis/physiopathology/therapy
  • Oxygen Consumption
  • Physical Fitness
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Factors
  • Switzerland
  • Time Factors
  • Treatment Outcome
Citation (ISO format)
MAGGIO, Albane Bertha et al. Long-term follow-up of cardiovascular risk factors after exercise training in obese children. In: International journal of pediatric obesity, 2011, vol. 6, n° 2-2, p. e603–610. doi: 10.3109/17477166.2010.530665
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ISSN of the journal1747-7166

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