publication . Article . Other literature type . 2014

Body Composition Response to Lower Body Positive Pressure Training in Obese Children

Basant H. El-Refay; Faiad, Nabeel T.;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jul 2014
Background: The high prevalence of obesity in Egypt has a great impact on the health care system, economic and social situation. Evidence suggests that even a moderate amount of weight loss can be useful. Aim of the study: To analyze the effects of lower body positive pressure supported treadmill training, conducted with hypocaloric diet, on body composition of obese children. Methods: Thirty children aged between 8 and 14 years, were randomly assigned into two groups: intervention group (15 children) and control group (15 children). All of them were evaluated using body composition analysis through bioelectric impedance. The following parameters were measured b...
free text keywords: Children, Hypocaloric diet, Lower body positive pressure supported treadmill, obesity.
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