Exercise Capacity, Peripheral Muscle Strength, and Inactivity in Diabetic Patients With Heart Failure


BOŞNAK GÜÇLÜ M. , Savci S., İNAL İNCE D., Arikan H., Tulumen E., AYTEMİR K., ...More

TOPICS IN GERIATRIC REHABILITATION, vol.28, no.1, pp.54-59, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/tgr.0b013e31823632d9
  • Title of Journal : TOPICS IN GERIATRIC REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.54-59

Abstract

Aim: Studies investigating the effects of type II diabetes mellitus on exercise capacity, peripheral muscle strength, and physical activity level in patients with heart failure are limited. This study aimed to compare maximal exercise capacity, peripheral muscle strength, and physical activity level in patients with heart failure with and without diabetes mellitus.