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Prolonged sitting has been shown to promote endothelial dysfunction in the lower legs. Further, it has been reported that simple sitting-interruption strategies, including calf raises, prevent leg endothelial function. However, it is unclear whether prolonged sitting affects central cardiovascular health, or whether simple sitting interruption strategies prevent impaired central cardiovascular health.


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Name: Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985)
ISSN: 1522-1601


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