Studies inconclusive & more research needed but there's "a physiological rationale to prescribe resistance training to patients with PCOS."

  • Paraskevi Pericleous
  • Savvas Stephanides

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"Insulin resistance causes exacerbation of PCOS and resistance training has been shown to improve insulin resistance."

Period24 Aug 2018

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  • TitleStudies inconclusive & more research needed but there's "a physiological rationale to prescribe resistance training to patients with PCOS.
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletClaire Callaghan
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/08/18
    DescriptionStudies inconclusive & more research needed but there's "a physiological rationale to prescribe resistance training to patients with PCOS. Insulin resistance causes exacerbation of PCOS and resistance training has been shown to improve insulin resistance."
    Producer/AuthorClaire Callaghan
    URLhttps://twitter.com/PhysioClaireCal/status/1033020811496615937
    PersonsParaskevi Pericleous, Savvas Stephanides