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ea0014p39 | (1) | ECE2007

1 year endurance training at the level of the ventilatory threshold in type-2 diabetics reduces by 50% healh costs: a controlled randomized trial

Jean-Frédéric Brun , Audrey Jaussent , Marie-Louise Picot , Jacques Mercier , Christian Oréfaut

This trial was undertaken in order to evaluate the effects of endurance training on health cost in type 2 diabetes. 35 diabetic patients were randomly assigned to 2 groups: After 10 drop-outs, 15 followed a training program (8 sessions followed by training at home at the level of the ventilatory threshold VT) while 10 had only routine treatment. Both groups were followed over 1 year with evaluation at 30, 120, 240 and 365 days for health costs, blood pressure, and a...