This series of interviews focuses on activity and exercise and its impact on cardiovascular health and cardiovascular disease.
Dr. Grant Tomkinson (Adelaide, Australia) performed a large analysis on global changes in cardiovascular endurance of children and youth since 1964. He shares his results. Mouaz H. Al-Mallah, MD (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia), explains the results from the FIT Project, in which the prognostic value of cardiorespiratory fitness is compared between men and women. Prof. Ulf Ekelund (Oslo, Norway) determined the mortality rate of European men and women in relation to physical activity and obesity.