TITLE

Exercise-Induced Improvement in Insulin Sensitivity Is Not Mediated by Change in Cardiorespiratory Fitness

AUTHOR(S)
Brennan, Andrea M.; Miu Lam; Stotz, Paula; Hudson, Robert; Ross, Robert
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Diabetes Care;May2014, Vol. 37 Issue 5, pe95
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which investigated the relationship between improvement in abdominal obesity or cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and the effect of exercise on insulin sensitivity in obese adults. The researchers found no correlation between change in insulin sensitivity and exercise-induced change in CRF. They clarify that their findings do not contradict the importance of measuring CRF in practice.
ACCESSION #
95694146

 

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