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Cardiology Research and Practice
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 532620, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/532620
Research Article

Effect of Exercise Training on Interleukin-6, Tumour Necrosis Factor Alpha and Functional Capacity in Heart Failure

1Faculty of Health Science, Bond University, QLD 4229, Australia
2Department of Exericse Physiology, University of New England, Armidale NSW 2351, Australia
3Department of Cardiology, Stavanger University Hospital, 4068 Stavanger, Norway
4University of Bergen, Institute of Medicine, 5020 Bergen, Norway
5Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2B7
6Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Section, Institute Dante Pazzanese of Cardiology, S茫o Paulo 04011-002, Brazil

Received 5 October 2010; Revised 12 January 2011; Accepted 14 January 2011

Academic Editor: Gregory Giamouzis

Copyright 漏 2011 Neil A. Smart et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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