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Exercise Physiology Research Presentation: Dr. Garrett Ash

Title: Prescribing and Promoting Exercise for People with Hypertension Abstract: Hypertension is the most prevalent, costly and modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease affecting over one billion adults globally. The American Heart Association currently endorses isometric handgrip exercise as a promising new lifestyle therapy for hypertension. This presentation will describe the first trial directly comparing… Read More »