Navigation Links
Research: People With Type 2 Diabetes Improved Muscular Strength and Exercise Capacity Through Physical Therapist Exercise Counseling Combined With Fitness Center Exercise Training
Date:9/22/2009

Exercise Counseling and Fitness Center Training Equally Effective as Supervised Exercise Program

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Physical therapist-directed exercise counseling combined with fitness center-based exercise training can improve muscular strength and exercise capacity in people with type 2 diabetes, with outcomes similar to those of supervised exercise, according to a randomized clinical trial published in the September issue of Physical Therapy, the scientific journal of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

Type 2 diabetes is associated with numerous health complications, including a decline in muscular strength and exercise capacity. Studies show that a decline in muscular strength increases the risk of loss of physical function and that a decline in exercise capacity increases the risk of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality. "Improving muscular strength and exercise capacity in people with type 2 diabetes is crucial to preventing loss of physical function and decreasing comorbidity and mortality in these patients," said lead researcher J. David Taylor, PT, PhD, CSCS, assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Central Arkansas.

Supervised exercise programs improve both muscular strength and exercise capacity in people with type 2 diabetes; however, Medicare and other health insurance programs do not currently reimburse physical therapists and other clinicians for these exercise programs.

In this study, 24 people with type 2 diabetes were randomly allocated to either an experimental group that received two months of physical therapist-directed exercise counseling and fitness center-based exercise training or a comparison group that received two months of laboratory-based, supervised exercise. Exercise training for all participants consisted of res
'/>"/>

SOURCE American Physical Therapy Association
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Manhattan Research: ePharma Consumer(R) Research and Advisory Service Now Available
2. Experimental Biology 2008 Todays Research: Tomorrows Health, April 5-9
3. New EBRI/Commonwealth Fund Research: Enrollment in Consumer-Driven Plans Remains Low, Survey Shows
4. Conning Research: Long Term Care Insurance Industry Continues to Search for Broader Market
5. New Research: Americans Underestimate Dangers of Sudden Cardiac Arrest
6. Radiological Society of North America research: Cancer risk from cardiac CT overstated
7. Manhattan Research: Physician New Media Adoption in Emerging Pharma Markets - Webcast April 3
8. Research: Improving treatment of patients with heart attack
9. Conning Research: Health Insurance Industry Premium Growth and Profitability Under Pressure Through 2011
10. Texas on Top of Cancer Research: Dallas Regional Chamber Hosts Forum on New $3 Billion Fund
11. New research: Consumption of sugar substitutes assists in long-term weight control
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/1/2015)... , ... July 01, 2015 , ... Dr. Surya Challa ... July 6th on WAVY-TV’s The Hampton Roads Show to discuss non-invasive CoolSculpting . ... and exercise fall short. , CoolSculpting fat reduction utilizes Cryolipolysis to literally freeze ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... During ... Posey (Manager, National Sales Training and Development) and Chuck Corso (Associate Sales Trainer) ... in Phoenix, AZ. LTEN brings together learning and development professionals from more than ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... ... Convoy of Hope will partner with local businesses, churches, government agencies ... at Spring Lake Park High School. , During the celebration, Convoy of Hope and ... and services including free food, health services, family portraits, job services, a carnival and ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... Element Blue ™, a ... that it has received trademark protection for its SensorInsight® computer software platform. SensorInsight® ... from multiple sources providing an environment where users can view and compare real-time ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... Arizona (PRWEB) , ... July 01, 2015 , ... Amada ... opened a new office in the greater Phoenix area – their Mesa, Arizona ... move to senior care with their purchase of the rights to the area after ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dr. Surya Challa of Chesapeake Vein Center and MedSpa Will be Featured on The Hampton Roads Show on WAVY-TV 2Health News:Dr. Surya Challa of Chesapeake Vein Center and MedSpa Will be Featured on The Hampton Roads Show on WAVY-TV 3Health News:Mission Pharmacal Company: Alamo Pharma Services' Training Leaders Take Steps to Further Expand Capabilities for Mission Pharmacal and Other Clients 2Health News:Mission Pharmacal Company: Alamo Pharma Services' Training Leaders Take Steps to Further Expand Capabilities for Mission Pharmacal and Other Clients 3Health News:Mission Pharmacal Company: Alamo Pharma Services' Training Leaders Take Steps to Further Expand Capabilities for Mission Pharmacal and Other Clients 4Health News:Convoy of Hope Hosts Community Event in the Twin Cities 2Health News:Element Blue Receives Trademark Protection from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for Its Award Winning SensorInsight® Software 2Health News:Element Blue Receives Trademark Protection from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for Its Award Winning SensorInsight® Software 3Health News:Element Blue Receives Trademark Protection from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for Its Award Winning SensorInsight® Software 4Health News:Amada Senior Care Expands to Greater Phoenix Area 2
... has tried to analyze the many reasons why some teen ... with IVF treatments //. In his reading, they are just ... be ridiculed. ,Laurence Shaw, the deputy medical director ... the opinion that, it is the internal program charted by ...
... IT is a general occurrence that people living in ... than those who stay in the opposite //. ... and find a close link and scientific backing to ... societies with better hygiene have higher rates of allergy ...
... suggested by researchers that being exposed to too much ... chance of developing breast tumours //. Women particularly those ... considered to be of particularly risk. ,For ... Cancer Institute and National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, ...
... a tool used to develop human disease research, now proved ... //complex virus - the vaccinia virus, which is used in ... for Allergy & Immunology (LIAI). ,Researchers at ... have used it to successfully predict immune response to one ...
... destroy viruses due to their protective protein cover which protects ... harmful //. ,Tackling this problem, scientists at the ... of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Grenoble have ... of a protein that allows the rabies virus to be ...
... in India open to acting in B'wood Sydney, Sabrina ... represent Australia in the Miss World contest, says she is ... of non-Australian parentage to win the Miss Australia title last ... a Lebanese father. ,Sabrina, who supports a charity ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Protected Environment v/s Unprotected Affect Hygiene Health Immunity 2Health News:Protected Environment v/s Unprotected Affect Hygiene Health Immunity 3Health News:Protected Environment v/s Unprotected Affect Hygiene Health Immunity 4Health News:Exposure To Artificial Light Could Be Cancerous 2Health News:Bioinformatics Made a Boon In Immune Response Study - LIAI Finds 2Health News:Bioinformatics Made a Boon In Immune Response Study - LIAI Finds 3
(Date:7/1/2015)... June 24, 2015 ... addition of the "2015 Strategies in the ... This new 175-page report provides analysis ... diabetes (strips and meters), pregnancy, ovulation, and occult ... regulatory requirements, technologies, and competitive profiles. ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... KONG and FT LAUDERDALE, Florida ... Inc. ("OrbusNeich"), a designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative ... that on May 13, 2015, it prevailed in a final ... European Patent EP 1 341 482 - STENT HAVING HELICAL ... of review in the EPO and has been upheld as ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... , July 1, 2015 Dynatronics ... manufacturer and marketer of rehabilitation and physical therapy ... $4,025,000 private placement financing led by affiliates of ... equity investor focused on the healthcare industry. The ... organic growth and pursue potential strategic acquisitions.  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:2015 Strategies in the Home/Self Testing Market 2OrbusNeich Announces Favorable Ruling from the European Patent Office and Initiation of Litigation Against Terumo Corporation 2Dynatronics Announces Completion Of $4,025,000 Private Placement Led By Prettybrook Partners 2Dynatronics Announces Completion Of $4,025,000 Private Placement Led By Prettybrook Partners 3
... Corporation (NYSE: CVS ) today announced that ... repurchase program for up to $4.0 billion of the ... is effective immediately, permits the company to effect the ... open market repurchases, privately negotiated transactions, accelerated share repurchase ...
... Inc. (Pink Sheets: GATA ) announced on August 15, ... are currently processing, and they are expecting this number to increase ... company expects to be able to convert at least two thirds ... The company also stated that due to the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:CVS Caremark Corporation Announces New Share Repurchase Authorization for up to $4 Billion of Common Stock 2CVS Caremark Corporation Announces New Share Repurchase Authorization for up to $4 Billion of Common Stock 3Groupe Athena, Inc. Clarifies Previous Guidance 2Groupe Athena, Inc. Clarifies Previous Guidance 3
... extensive line of affordable, high-quality light guide ... light sources to provide optimal brightness during ... and durable design give you the flexibility ... efficiently. And each is fully-autoclavable so they ...
Used under fluoroscopy for initial location and positioning of the renal collecting system throughout a percutaneous nephrostomy. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
The Linvatec 3mm and 5mm Universal Light Guides are autoclavable. They offer flexibility, superior light transmission, and universal fittings in a lightweight package....
ACMI™ offers an assortment of fiberoptic light guides, high transmission autoclavable fiberoptic light guides, and light guide adapters to connect our scopes to other manufacturers' light sourc...
Medicine Products: