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A comparison of heart rate and oxygen uptake on the NordicTrack Achiever and the NordiCare Strider at equivalent work settings
Metabolic and physiologic responses to arm and leg exercise on the HordiCare Strider (NCS) and the NordicTrack Achiever (NTA) were used to determine differences between the devices.
The effects of transdermal nicotine delivery on the cardiovascular responses to exercise
This study examined the cardiovascular (CV) responses to exercise while wearing a transdermal nicotine patch. Fifteen apparently healthy volunteers (6M,9F: x age = 36.3 yrs, X ht = 168.5 cm, X wt = 75.5 kg) who wanted to ...
Metabolic Cost of Downhill Ski Ergometry in Males
This study compared the physiological responses to 20 min of simulated downhill skiing between the NordicSportTM and Skier's EdgeTM downhill ski ergometers. Experienced male skiers N = 15, age = 18-34 yrs.) volunteered ...
Intratester and intertester reliability of the STP electronic inclinometer
This study determined the intratester and intertester reliability of the STP Electronic Inclinometer for measuring lumbar flexion. Twenty-eight college age female volunteers were tested on two occasions by two testers. ...
Fine Print no. 14, Fall 1994
(Murphy Library, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, 1994)
The effects of the Cross Walk's resistive arm poles on the metabolic costs of treadmill walking
The recently developed CROSS WALKR exercise treadmill incorporates resistive arm poles designed to increase the metabolic costs associated with walking. Twenty-nine healthy men (mean age, 24.2 yr) were recruited to study ...
Health-related fitness in Hmong youth
This study investigated the health-related fitness of Hmong youth (male and female), grades 6-11 in the Ila Crosse School District using the presently implemented physical fitness test battery. Subjects were 2,674 ...
Stability of experienced female lifters? heart rates across days during and after pyramid exercises of bench press and parallel squat
This investigation compared female weight lifters' heart rates (HR) across days for free weight pyramid lifting cycles. HRs during and after bench press and parallel squat free weight pyramid weight lifting cycles of 10, ...