Endurance exercise training in a patient with central core disease

James M. Hagberg, James E. Carroll, Michael H. Brooke

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Abstract

A36-year-old man with central core disease underwent endurance exercise training on a bicycle ergometer for 9 months. The training resulted in an increase in work capacity and maximal oxygen consumption of approximately 50%. Further improvement in his exercise capacity seemed limited by the primary disease. These results suggest that some neuromuscular disease patients may benefit from endurance exercise training.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1242-1244
Number of pages3
JournalNeurology
Volume30
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1980

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  • Clinical Neurology

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    Hagberg, J. M., Carroll, J. E., & Brooke, M. H. (1980). Endurance exercise training in a patient with central core disease. Neurology, 30(11), 1242-1244. https://doi.org/10.1212/wnl.30.11.1242