Wong et al., 2008 Cycle ergometer—heart rate following submaximal test on cycle ergometer, Physical Working Capacity-170 (PWC-170) test Lean body mass, BMI Heart rate, systolic BP, TG, CRP N = 24 Ages 13-14, M, obese A 12-week physical education intervention to study the effects of the exercise on obesity and associated health risks. No analysis of independent effects of fitness.
Compared with the control group, the intervention resulted in improvements in fitness; body composition; and CVD risk factors, such as heart rate, systolic BP, and TG levels. No effect on CRP, which was elevated at baseline.


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