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Level of physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness and cardiovascular disease risk factors in a rural adult population in Sogn og Fjordane
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
Background: Physical activity (PA) and high cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) are associated with reduced risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). Sogn og Fjordane County has the reputation of being the most healthy county in ...
Examination of the Metamax I and II oxygen analysers during exercise studies in the laboratory
(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2002)
The performance of the Metamax I and the Metamax II portable analysers for measuring the O2 uptake has been examined during exercise. Healthy subjects ran on the treadmill or bicycled on ergometers while the O2 uptake was ...
Examination of four different instruments for measuring the blood lactate concentration
(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2000)
ABSTRACT There is incomplete information on the performance of different instruments used to measure the blood lactate concentration. We have therefore examined instruments from Yellow Springs Instruments (YSI 23L and YSI ...
Cardiorespiratory fitness and body mass index values in 9-year-old rural Norwegian children
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2009-01-07)
Aim: To describe cardiorespiratory fitness and body mass index (BMI) values in a representative population of 9-year-old Norwegian children in two rural communities and compare present values with previous findings. Methods: ...
Har kroppsøvingsundervisningen noen langtidseffekt på helsen?: et kommenterende sammendrag av en forskningsartikkel fra Canada
(Journal article, 2010)
Artikkelen er et sammendrag av en oversiktsartikkel i Sports Medicine 2008; 38 (4): 266-270, "Is there a Long-Term Health Legacy of Required Physical Education?" av François Trudeau og Roy J. Shephard. Det er lite forskning ...
The Andersen Aerobic Fitness Test: Reliability and Validity in 10-Year-Old Children
(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2014-10-17)
Background: High aerobic fitness is consistently associated with a favorable metabolic risk profile in children. Direct measurement of peak oxygen consumption (VO2peak) is often not feasible, thus indirect tests such as ...