cardiovascular fitness

cardiovascular fitness

Fitness A benchmark of a subject's cardiovascular and respiratory 'reserve', assessed by exercise testing; improved Cf ↓ risk of acute MI. See Aerobic exercise, Exercise, MET, Thallium stress test, Vigorous exercise. Cf Anaerobic exercise.
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Runner's knee--Swim to maintain cardiovascular fitness, but head to the weight room to solve your knee problems.
Rated in the top 2 percent of men his age for cardiovascular fitness, President Bush sticks to a regular exercise schedule and encourages his staff to do the same.
The route is not technically difficult, but sturdy boots, strong legs, and good cardiovascular fitness are essential.
Cardiovascular Fitness Improves Cognitive Functioning Activities that improve cardiovascular fitness, such as cycling and running, lead to improvements in cognitive functioning in ways that benefit every college student, including memory, how fast information can be recalled and the ability to pay attention.
The study found significant increases in muscular strength, cardiovascular fitness and functional tasks in each group, but there were no significant differences in outcomes among groups.
The Foods from Chile team will be on hand to demonstrate unity with AHA's goals and help more than 15,000 participants learn to improve their cardiovascular fitness by enjoying the heart-healthy benefits of nutritious Chilean food.
Re-released for the New Year, Cindy's exercises feature stretching and toning and cardiovascular fitness.
At the age of 26, assessments were made of participants' body mass index (BMI) - a measurement relating height and weight - blood pressure, cholesterol, and cardiovascular fitness.
SO an American drug company has discovered a drug that simultaneously bronzes your skin, fuels your libido to that of a soft-porn star and makes you lose weight (not to mention the improvement in cardiovascular fitness from all those extra sexual shenanigans).
Determined to improve his cardiovascular fitness, he set karate and boxing moves to eight counts of music.
This is true even if you have maintained your pre-injury level of cardiovascular fitness with crosstraining.
based Expresso Fitness was founded in 2003 with the mission of satisfying an exerciser's need for an engaging and effective cardiovascular fitness experience.

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