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The Effects of 3000 Meters Swimming on Serum Level of Leptin and Glucose Under 2 Different Intensities: Continuous and Intermittent

Ali Shabani Fard 1 , * , Saeed Shakerian 2 , Abdol Hamid Habibi 2 and Somayeh Faraji 1
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1 Department of Exercise Physiology, Faculty of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Shushtar Branch, Islamic Azad University, Shushtar, IR Iran
2 Department of Exercise Physiology, Faculty of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Shahid Chamran University, Ahvaz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jentashapir Journal of Health Research: December 01, 2015, 6 (6); e25655
  • Published Online: December 14, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 27, 2014
  • Revised: May 11, 2015
  • Accepted: May 11, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjhr-25655

To Cite: Shabani Fard A, Shakerian S, Hamid Habibi A, Faraji S. The Effects of 3000 Meters Swimming on Serum Level of Leptin and Glucose Under 2 Different Intensities: Continuous and Intermittent, Jentashapir J Health Res. 2015 ; 6(6):e25655. doi: 10.17795/jjhr-25655.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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