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THE RELATIONSHIP OF BODY COMPOSITION, MUSCLE FUNCTION, AND MUSCLE FIBER TYPE TO LOWER BODY PHYSICAL PERFORMANCE IN OVERWEIGHT AND OBESE OLDER ADULTS

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THE RELATIONSHIP OF BODY COMPOSITION, MUSCLE FUNCTION, AND MUSCLE FIBER TYPE TO LOWER BODY PHYSICAL PERFORMANCE IN OVERWEIGHT AND OBESE OLDER ADULTS
author
Robertson, Thomas Paul
abstract
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship of body composition, muscle function and fiber type and lower body physical performance, in overweight and obese older adults.
subject
Adults
Composition
Fiber
Function
Muscle
Older
contributor
Marsh, Anthony P (committee chair)
Brubaker, Pete H (committee member)
Beavers, Daniel P (committee member)
Nicklas, Barbara (committee member)
date
2014-07-15T08:35:09Z (accessioned)
2014 (issued)
degree
Health and Exercise Science (discipline)
embargo
forever (terms)
10000-01-01 (liftdate)
identifier
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/39341 (uri)
language
en (iso)
publisher
Wake Forest University
type
Thesis

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