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Aerobic and anaerobic threshold of Japanese male adults.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7334209     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Aerobic threshold (AerT) and anaerobic threshold (AnT) were determined in 20 non-athletes (physical education majors) and 10 athletes (varsity athletes), aged 20.8-31.5 years, during incremental exercise on the cycle ergometer; workloads were increased by 0.25 Kp every 3 minutes at 50 rpm. AerT was determined using selected respiratory gas exchange parameters, i.e., non-linear increase in VE and VCO2, and peak VO2 . VE-1. AnT was estimated from break-away VE and the onset of decrease in FECO2. The reliability of the testing procedure was studied separately on 24 physical education majors. VO2 max was measured during another incremental exercise on the cycle ergometer. The mean values of VO2 max for non-athletes and athletes were 3.17 l/min (48.1 ml/kg . min) and 3.64 l/min (54.7 ml/kg . min), respectively. The test-retest correlation coefficients were 0.961 for VO2-AerT and 0.786 for VO2-AnT. The mean values of VO2-AerT and %AerT were 1.62 l/min and 51.0% for non-athletes, and 2.23 l/min and 61.9% for athletes. The mean values of VO2-AnT and %AnT were 2.09 l/min and 66.3% for non-athletes, 2.49 l/min and 69.2% for athletes.
Authors:
I Nemoto; M Miyashita
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of human ergology     Volume:  9     ISSN:  0300-8134     ISO Abbreviation:  J Hum Ergol (Tokyo)     Publication Date:  1980 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-05-21     Completed Date:  1982-05-21     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0364267     Medline TA:  J Hum Ergol (Tokyo)     Country:  JAPAN    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  183-9     Citation Subset:  IM; S    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Energy Metabolism*
Exercise Test
Humans
Japan
Male
Oxygen Consumption*
Physical Exertion*

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