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Effect of yoga on aerobic and anaerobic power of muscles.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1812108     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Aerobic Power (VO2 max) and anaerobic power were estimated in medical students before and after six weeks of yogic training. A significant increase in aerobic power and a significant decrease in anaerobic power was observed. This may be due to conversion of some of the Fast Twitch (F.T.) muscle fibres into Slow Twitch fibres (S.T.) during yogic training.
Authors:
B Balasubramanian; M S Pansare
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian journal of physiology and pharmacology     Volume:  35     ISSN:  0019-5499     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian J. Physiol. Pharmacol.     Publication Date:  1991 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-06-11     Completed Date:  1992-06-11     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0374707     Medline TA:  Indian J Physiol Pharmacol     Country:  INDIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  281-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Physiology, B. J. Medical College, Pune.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Exercise / physiology
Female
Humans
Male
Muscles / physiology*
Oxygen Consumption / physiology
Yoga*

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