Comparison of 12-Week Fitness Protocols Following Bariatric Surgery: Aerobic Exercise Versus Aerobic Exercise and Progressive Resistance


In G., TAŞKIN H. E. , Al M., Alptekin H. K. , Zengin K. , YUMUK V. D. , ...More

OBESITY SURGERY, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11695-020-05144-5
  • Title of Journal : OBESITY SURGERY

Abstract

Background Successful bariatric surgery outcomes are better maintained with an exercise program. This pilot study compared the effects on short-term functional capacity and body composition of 2 post-bariatric surgery home-based programs: aerobic exercise alone versus aerobic exercise combined with progressive resistance conditioning.