A nomogram of exercise capacity for age predicted mortality in women with cardiovascular symptoms
- 10 REASONS TO MAKE IT YOUR MISSION. // New Orleans Magazine;Feb2013, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p105
The article presents 10 facts regarding heart disease and stroke including heart disease as the number one killer of women, eight percent of Hispanics age 18 and older have heart disease, and African-American females have higher death rates from heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular...
- Women and Cardiovascular Disease: Addressing Disparities through Prevention Research and a National Comprehensive State-Based Program. Malarcher, Ann M.; Casper, Michele L.; Koffman, Dyann M. Matson; Brownstein, J. Nell; Croft, Janet; Mensah, George A. // Journal of Women's Health & Gender-Based Medicine;Oct2001, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p717
This article focuses on Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) in women in the U.S. Among women, mortality rates for cardiovascular disease are higher than the rates for all types of cancer combined. Each year, approximately 371,000 women die of heart disease, and over 97,000 women die of stroke. More...
- Disparities in Women's Heart Disease Mortality. // Public Health Reports;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p305
Offers a background on `Women and Heart Disease: An Atlas of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Mortality' developed by West Virginia University and the Cardiovascular Health Branch of the United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Information provided by the atlas; Number of...
- DO THIS, BECOME A BETTER RUNNER. M. S. // Shape;Jan2009, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p88
The article discusses the impact that looking in a mirror has on people running on treadmills. A study by the University of Teeside which concluded the people who look at themselves in a mirror while on a treadmill are more productive is discussed. Reasons why people may be more productive while...
- Effect of explicit visual feedback distortion on human gait. Seung-Jae Kim; Mugisha, Dieudonne // Journal of NeuroEngineering & Rehabilitation (JNER);2014, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p1
Background Gait rehabilitation often utilizes correction of stepping movements, and visual feedback is one of the interactive forms that can be used for rehabilitation. We presented a paradigm called visual feedback distortion in which we manipulated the visual representation of step length. Our...
- Let's Make America More Walkable! Bricklin, Mark // Prevention;Jun91, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p29
Presents the author's thoughts on how walkers in the U.S. should feel more comfortable in high-traffic situations. How people who walk for exercise are confined to treadmills.
- TREADMILLS Fancy footwork. // Consumer Reports;Feb2007, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p40
This article evaluates treadmills, both folding and non-folding, and finds the Bowflex 7-Series and the Vision Fitness T9200 as the best buys.
- Waistline may be predictor for CVD. Haigh, Christen // Endocrine Today;10/25/2008, Vol. 6 Issue 19, p24
The article reports on the higher risk for cardiovascular disease of women with larger waistlines.
- Without warning. Dortch, Irene Preston // Better Homes & Gardens;Sept2001, Vol. 79 Issue 9, p242
Focuses on the dangers and risks of heart diseases to women. Similarity of symptoms to those associated with men; Risk factors; Experiences of two women suffering from heart disease.