• C-Reactive Protein and Resistance Exercise in Community Dwelling Old Adults.

      Ramel, A; Geirsdottir, O G; Jonsson, P V; Thorsdottiri, I; [ 1 ] Univ Iceland, Natl Univ Hosp Iceland, Unit Nutr Res, Reykjavik, Iceland   Organization-Enhanced Name(s)      Landspitali National University Hospital     University of Iceland [ 2 ] Univ Iceland, Fac Food Sci & Nutr, Reykjavik, Iceland [ 3 ] Natl Univ Hosp Iceland, Icelandic Gerontol Res Ctr, Reykjavik, Iceland   Organization-Enhanced Name(s)      Landspitali National University Hospital [ 4 ] Fac Med, Reykjavik, Iceland [ 5 ] Natl Univ Hosp Iceland, Dept Geriatr, Reykjavik, Iceland   Organization-Enhanced Name(s)      Landspitali National University Hospital (Springer, 2015)
      C-reactive protein (CRP), an acute phase reactant, has been associated with atherosclerosis and has also been discussed as a target for intervention. The effects of resistance exercise on CRP are currently not clear. The present analysis investigated the response of CRP to resistance exercise in old adults.