Responses in Vascular Function to Exercise in Women Aged 65-74 Years with Type 2 Diabetes

  • Kevin Serre

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

Abstract

The primary aim of this thesis is to examine changes in retinal microvascular structure and dimethylarginine (ADMA) concentration in women aged 65-74 yr with type 2 diabetes, following twelve weeks of controlled and supervised exercise training at individual gas-exchange threshold (Tge). In particular, this thesis examined the relationship between retinal vessel calibre/fractal analysis and measures of physiological functional capacity and endothelial function.
Date of Award12 Oct 2013
LanguageEnglish
Awarding Institution
SupervisorGregory Gass (Supervisor) & Athol Gray (Supervisor)

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Responses in Vascular Function to Exercise in Women Aged 65-74 Years with Type 2 Diabetes
Serre, K. (Author). 12 Oct 2013

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis