Combined Exercise in HIV Treatment: Prospects for Non Pharmacological Therapy
- Corresponding Author:
- Darlan Farias
Professor of Physical Education
the Center University of Brasília
SEPN 707/907 Campus do UniCEUB, Asa Norte
Brasília, cep: 70790-075, Brazil
Tel: +55 61 39661474
E-mail: darlan.farias[email protected]
Received March 30, 2016; Accepted May 13, 2016; Published May 20, 2016
Citation: Farias D, Dutra M, Voltarelli FA, Lima A (2016) Combined Exercise in HIV Treatment: Prospects for Non Pharmacological Therapy. J AIDS Clin Res 7:579. doi:10.4172/2155-6113.1000579
Copyright: © 2016 Farias D, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
The physical exercise is a tool that assists the treatment of various diseases because it improves from aspects of functional capacity (mobility, balance, muscle strength) to the risk factors for several diseases (obesity, Diabetes mellitus, systemic arterial hypertension). Among the many exercise types, the combined physical training has been considered a very interesting method due to responses generated in several populations, for instance, people living with HIV/AIDS.