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Relatively shorter but intensive isotonic exercise in legs prevented the decrease in maximal aerobic power after 20 days of head down tilt bed rest in man.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11542984     Owner:  NASA     Status:  MEDLINE    
As a countermeasures for the decrease in maximal oxygen uptake (VO2max) during prolong simulated weightlessness, it has been suggested that intensive isotonic legs exercise was useful. The reason is possibly that a dynamic and intensive resistance exercise training makes to maintain not only the volume of exercising muscles but also cardiac output. For the reason, it has been studied the effects of 3 different exercise training on VO2max during simulated weightlessness.
Y Suzuki; K Takenaka; Y Haruna; H Akima; T Fukunaga; K Kawakubo; A Gunji
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of gravitational physiology : a journal of the International Society for Gravitational Physiology     Volume:  6     ISSN:  1077-9248     ISO Abbreviation:  J Gravit Physiol     Publication Date:  1999 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-06-10     Completed Date:  2000-06-10     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9437868     Medline TA:  J Gravit Physiol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  P117-8     Citation Subset:  S    
Lab. of Human Physiology, Seigakuin Univ.
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MeSH Terms
Bed Rest
Exercise Therapy
Head-Down Tilt*
Isotonic Contraction
Lower Body Negative Pressure
Muscle, Skeletal / physiology*
Oxygen Consumption*
Ventricular Function
Weightlessness Countermeasures*
Weightlessness Simulation

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