Canada: Cardiorespiratory Fitness Cuts Risk for Poor Cardiovascular Disease Outcomes

There is consistent evidence that high cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) is strongly associated with a lower risk for a variety of cardiovascular disease outcomes, according to a review published online May 2 in the British Journal of Sports Medicine.

Justin J. Lang, Ph.D., from the Public Health Agency of Canada in Ottawa, and colleagues conducted a systematic literature review to identify studies evaluating the predictive associations between baseline CRF and health outcomes among adults.

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