ERIC Number: EJ422109
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Hypertension. Part 1: How Exercise Helps.
Tanji, Jeffrey L.
Physician and Sportsmedicine, v18 n7 p77-78,81-82 Jul 1990
Reviews possible mechanisms by which exercise lowers blood pressure and discusses research which indicates exercise is an effective therapy for hypertension. The article presents information to help physicians counsel hypertensive patients wanting to start an exercise program and examines the use of exercise testing to predict the onset of hypertension. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
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