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Resistance Training for Metabolic Syndrome: Part I
PTHMS Faculty Publications
  • Paul Sorace, Hackensack University Medical Center
  • Peter Ronai, Sacred Heart University
  • James R. Churilla, University of North Florida
Document Type
Peer-Reviewed Article
Publication Date
8-1-2013
Abstract

The article provides an overview of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and the benefits of resistance training (RT) in controlling it. It defines MetS as cardiovascular diseases such as coronary artery disease and heart attack. Criteria for MetS identified persons include high blood pressure, blood glucose, and low high-density lipoproteins (HDL). It also explains the role of RT in the management of the disease.

DOI
10.1519/SSC.0b013e31829805c8
Citation Information
Sorace, Paul, Peter Ronai, and James R. Churilla. "Resistance Training for Metabolic Syndrome: Part I." Strength and Conditioning Journal 35.4 (2013): 64-67.