Aerobic training decreases bronchial hyperresponsiveness and systemic inflammation in patients wi...

10 Jun 2015Andrezza França-Pinto, Felipe A R Mendes, Regina Maria de Carvalho-Pinto, Rosana Câmara Agondi, Alberto Cukier, Rafael Stelmach, Beatriz M Saraiva-Romanholo, Jorge Kalil, Milton A Martins, Pedro Giavina-Bianchi, Celso R F Carvalho

Aerobic training reduced bronchial hyperresponsiveness (BHR) and serum proinflammatory cytokines and improved quality of life and asthma exacerbation in patients with moderate or severe asthma. These results suggest that adding exercise as an adjunct therapy to pharmacological treatment could improve the main features of asthma.

Cohort Study
2 effects
3 months
58 subjects

Reported Outcomes

VariablesOutcomeEffectLatency

Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Asthma Attack Respiratory outcome
Asthma Attack
Respiratory

Strong Decrease

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Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Oxidative stress Lymphatic outcome

Strong Decrease

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