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Exercise intensity and perceived exertion in adolescent boys.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3697599     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The rating of perceived exertion (RPE) was assessed at power outputs (PO) corresponding to 30%, 60% and 90% of predicted maximal oxygen uptake (VO2 max) on a cycle ergometer in 30 adolescent schoolboys (age range 15-17 years). Analysis of correlations (r) for heart rate (HR):PO (r = 0.74 p less than 0.01) and rating of perceived exertion (RPE): HR (r = 0.74 p less than 0.01) were similar to values drawn from adult samples. It was concluded that there is a close relationship between RPE, HR and relative exercise intensity in adolescent schoolboys.
Authors:
R G Eston; J G Williams
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of sports medicine     Volume:  20     ISSN:  0306-3674     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Sports Med     Publication Date:  1986 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1986-06-10     Completed Date:  1986-06-10     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0432520     Medline TA:  Br J Sports Med     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  27-30     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Energy Metabolism
Exercise Test
Heart Rate
Humans
Male
Oxygen Consumption
Perception / physiology*
Physical Exertion*
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