Category Archives: cardiovascular

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Cardiovascular fitness is improved post-stroke with upper-limb Wii-based Movement Therapy but not dose-matched constraint therapy.

Terry Trinh, Sarah E. Scheuer, Angelica G. Thompson-Butel, Christine T. Shiner & Penelope A. McNulty Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation Published online: 01 Mar 2016 Abstract Introduction: Post-stroke cardiovascular fitness is typically half that of healthy age-matched people. Cardiovascular deconditioning is a risk factor for recurrent stroke … Continue reading

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The heart rate response to nintendo wii boxing in young adults.

Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal 2012 Jun;23(2):13-29. Pamela R. Bosch, PT, DPT, PhD; Joseph Poloni, DPT; Andrew Thornton, DPT; James V. Lynskey, PT, PhDDepartment of Physical Therapy, A.T. Still University, Mesa, Arizona +/- Click for more/less Abstract  PURPOSE: To determine if … Continue reading

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The cardiovascular and metabolic responses to Wii Fit video game playing in middle-aged and older adults Dec 2010

The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness 2010 December;50(4):436-42 Guderian B. 1, Borreson L. A. 1, Sletten L. E. 1, Cable K. 1, Stecker T. P. 1, Probst M. A. 1, Dalleck L. C. 2 +/- Click for more/less AbstractAIM: … Continue reading

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