Strength training in rehabilitation, older adults, and general populations
Physiology of exercise and rehabilitation in clinical populations (COPD, chronic diseases, and aging) and athletes
Distribution of muscle oxygenation during exercise
Exercise testing and training methodology
Functional effects of high-intensity interval training (HIIT) and clinical anaerobic testing
Functional muscle physiology and rehabilitation
- Strength Training in Rehabilitation and Aging, High-intensity Clinical Exercise Training, Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing, Exercise Rehabilitation
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