It is proposed that resistance training (RT) does not activate the cardiopulmonary system to the same extent as whole-body exercise. This is important for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who are ventilatory limited.
|Journal||International journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|
Houchen-Wolloff, L., Sandland, C. J., Harrison, S., Menon, M. K., Morgan, M. D. L. M., Steiner, M. C. M., & Singh, S. J. (2014). Ventilatory requirements of quadriceps resistance training in people with COPD and healthy controls. International journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, 9(1), 589-595. https://doi.org/10.2147/COPD.S59164