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Clin Ter. 1991 Nov 15-30;139(3-4):107-10.

[Effects of sauna on the values of blood circulation studied by the isometric exercise test].

[Article in Italian]

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  • 1Istituto di Fisiopatologia I. K. Popov, Accademia delle Scienze Mediche dell'U.R.S.S., Mosca.

Abstract

Cardiovascular responses to isometric muscular exercise were evaluated during sauna. Nine healthy men aged 26 to 46 underwent testing during 5-6 saunas with one week interval between sessions. Each sauna included 2-6 heatings of 8-15 minutes (80-85 degrees C, humidity 15%) followed by complete cooling. Cardiovascular response during handgrip (45 seconds) were measured before sauna, after the first interval and 25 minutes after the end of sauna treatment.

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