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Effect of maternal exercises on biophysical fetal and maternal parameters: a transversal study

Caroline Mombaque dos Santos, Wendel Mombaque dos Santos, Francisco Maximiliano Pancich Gallarreta, Camila Pigatto, Luiz Osório Cruz Portela, Edson Nunes de Morais

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082016ao3758

ABSTRACTObjectiveTo evaluate the acute effects of maternal and fetal hemodynamic responses in pregnant women submitted to fetal Doppler and an aerobic physical exercise test according to the degree of effort during the activity and the impact on the well-being.Methods Transversal study with low risk pregnant women, obtained by convenience sample with gestational age between 26 to 34 weeks. The participants carry out a progressive exercise test.Results After the exercise session, reduced resistance (p=0.02) and pulsatility indices (p=0.01) were identified in […]