TITLE

Aerobic plus resistance training was more effective than either alone for reducing HbA1c levels in type 2 diabetes

AUTHOR(S)
Bhargava, Kamlesh
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 148 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the randomized controlled trial (RCT) investigating how do aerobic, resistance and combined training compare for reducing hemoglobin (Hb) A[sub 1c] levels in persons with type 2 diabetes. The trial, conducted with 251 participants (39 to 70 years of age), found out that combined aerobic and resistance training was more effective than either alone for reducing Hb A[sub 1c] levels in type 2 diabetes.
ACCESSION #
32435133

 

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