Effect of brisk walking on people with hypertension using antihypertensive drugs: a clinical trial

Karatosun H., Tamer M. N.

MEDICINA DELLO SPORT, vol.64, no.3, pp.323-328, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Title of Journal : MEDICINA DELLO SPORT
  • Page Numbers: pp.323-328


Data from multiple randomized controlled clinical trials support the use of exercise for blood pressure reduction. After this experimental design, systolic and diastolic blood pressures in a person using antihypertensive and beta blocker drugs reduced by 10 mmHg and 7 mmHg, respectively.