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The effect of different intensities of physical activity and diet on cardiometabolic markers, cardiac and vascular function, and gut microbiota

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posted on 06.12.2017, 00:00 by Romeo BatacanRomeo Batacan
Cardiometabolic disorder (CMD) has progressively become a global public health concern because of its association with increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD) and diabetes. Recent studies suggest that light-intensity training (LIT) and high-intensity interval training (HIIT) can induce physiological adaptations that may reduce CMD risk whilst sedentary behaviour has been reported to increase CMD risk. However, the exact cardiometabolic consequences of sedentary behaviour, LIT and HIIT, and the underlying mechanisms behind the distinct health outcomes they produce remains to be elucidated.

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Citizen J

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Central Queensland University

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Yes

Era Eligible

No

Supervisor

Dr Andrew Fenning ; Dr Mitchell Duncan ; Dr Vincent Dalbo ; Dr Dragana Stanley

Thesis Type

Doctoral Thesis