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Coronary heart disease and physical fitness;: Proceedings

Published 1971 by Munksgaard in . Written in English. Congresses, Coronary heart disease, Physical fitness.

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The relationships between physical activity, physical fitness, and coronary heart disease risk factors measured in a large community sample were evaluated. Self-reported physical activity using a single question, maximal oxygen consumption estimates derived from the Pawtucket Heart Health Step Test, blood pressure, nonfasting lipids, and body mass index were cross-sectionally evaluated in 381 men and 556 women. The correlation of estimated maximal oxygen consumption and self-reported physical activity was modest but statistically significant (r . 3 in men and r . 9 in women). First, peri-menopausal and menopausal women are at greater risk for the development of coronary heart disease than their younger counterparts (American Heart Association 2008) and being sedentary is an independent risk factor for atherosclerotic heart disease in women (Eaton et al.

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Coronary heart disease (CHD) is a leading cause of death for men in the . Both cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and the blood nsity lipoprotein ratio (TG:HDL ratio) are strong predictors of death from CHD. In the current issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, two new studies highlight the importance of CRF on subsequent CVD and mortality risk. These articles contribute substantive evidence on the importance of achieving moderate to high levels of CRF in both adults and children.

Higher physical fitness was inversely associated with CHD risk; however, this was attenuated by low-stress resilience, shown by interaction testing (p<0. Conclusions Low-stress resilience in adolescence was associated with increased risk of CHD in middle age and may diminish the benefit of physical fitness. This represents new evidence of the role of stress resilience in determining risk of CHD and its interrelationship with physical fitness. Stress resilience, physical and cognitive function, and disease diagnoses in adolescence were assessed as part of the military conscription examination. All men underwent a psychological examination to assess their potential ability to cope with stress in military service,15,16 based on the ability to control and channel nervousness, tolerance of stress and disposition to anxiety.

Abstraet: The relationship of physical activity to the development of definite coronary heart disease was examined separately In middle-aged (45-64 years) and elderly men (65-69 years) participating in the Honolulu Heart Program. After 12 years of follow-up, results indicate that increased levels of physical activity reported at study entry were inversely related to the risk of definite coronary heart disease in both age groups.

Compared with participants with high physical fitness, those with low physical fitness had 2-fold greater odds of having TL in the lowest quartile (OR . 9, 95% CI . 0–3. This association was similar after multivariable adjustment (OR . 4, 95%CI, . 8–3. Self-reported physical inactivity was associated with shorter TL in unadjusted analyses, but not after multivariable adjustment. Physical Fitness and Telomere Length in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease: Findings from the Heart and Soul Study. Jeffrey Krauss, Affiliation School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America.

A new study highlights the importance of exercise and physical fitness among people with stable coronary artery disease. A new study highlights the importance of exercise and physical fitness among people with stable coronary artery disease.

Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) is the narrowing of the coronary arteries due to the gradual build-up of a waxy substance, known as plaque (fat, cholesterol, and calcium). This narrowing affects the hearts ability to receive oxygenated, and nutrient rich blood.