CAHPER

Canadian Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation

CAPL

Canadian Assessment of Physical Literacy Test

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CINAHL

Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature

CM

centimeter

CMJ

countermovement jump

CRP

C-reactive protein

CT

computed tomography

CVD

cardiovascular disease

 
DBP

diastolic blood pressure

DOMS

delayed onset muscle soreness

DXA

dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry

 
E

early velocity

E1

early diastolic peak myocardial velocity

EUROFIT

European Test of Physical Fitness

 
F

female

FFM

fat-free mass

FM

fat mass

FMS

functional movement screening

FN

femoral neck

 
HDL-C

high-density lipoprotein cholesterol

HOMA-IR

homeostatic model assessment-insulin resistance

 
IOM

Institute of Medicine

 
JHS

joint hypermobility syndrome

 
LDL-C

low-density lipoprotein cholesterol

LE

level of evidence

LJ

long jump

LM

lean mass

LP

leg press

LS

lumbar spine

 
M

male

MRI

magnetic resonance imaging

MTU

muscle-tendon unit



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