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Prevalence and pattern of hypertension in a semiurban community in Nigeria
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins., 2008-07)
Background Hypertension has been reported to be a major problem of the blacks. There is a paucity of studies, however, on community-based surveys on the prevalence and pattern of hypertension in Nigeria in the recent time. ...
Influence of relatively adiposity on static back extensor muscle endurance in apparently healthy adults
Few studies have sought to gain insight into the determinants of endurance capacity of the back extensor muscles. This study investigated the influence of body fat on the endurance of the back extensor muscles using different ...
An assessment of cardiovascular risk among the people of a Nigerian university community
(Sage Publication, 2006-09)
Background The purpose of this study was to assess the level of cardiovascular disorder risk among the staff and students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Methods Six hundred apparently healthy subjects ...
Effects of wobble board training on weight distribution on the lower extremities of sedentary subjects
(IOS PRESS, 2008-01)
Inequality of weight distribution on the lower extremities affects the posture and gait performance of an individual. The effect of wobble board training on weight distribution on the lower extremities is presently unknown. ...