Low-Grade Inflammation and Spinal Cord Injury: Exercise as Therapy?
da Silva Alves, Eduardo
de Aquino Lemos, Valdir
Ruiz da Silva, Francieli
Lira, Fabio Santos
dos Santos, Ronaldo Vagner Thomathieli
Rosa, João Paulo Pereira
de Mello, Marco Tulio
- Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Mediators of Inflammation,
(issn: 0962-9351, eissn: 1466-1861)
RB1-214 | Review Article | Pathology | Article Subject
An increase in the prevalence of obesity in people with spinal cord injury can contribute to low-grade chronic inflammation and increase the risk of infection in this population. A decrease in sympathetic activity contributes to immunosuppression due to the lower activa...