Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
- Evaluation of Cooper 12-minute walk/run test as a marker of cardiorespiratory fitness in young urban children with persistent asthmaMichael Weisgerber
Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, MACC Fund Research Building, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Clin J Sport Med 19:300-5. 2009..To evaluate Cooper 12-minute run/walk test (CT12) as a one-time estimate of cardiorespiratory fitness and marker of fitness change compared with treadmill fitness testing in young children with persistent asthma...
- Benefits of swimming in asthma: effect of a session of swimming lessons on symptoms and PFTs with review of the literatureM C Weisgerber
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
J Asthma 40:453-64. 2003..Swimming has been shown to be less asthmogenic than other forms of exercise. Some studies have also shown improvement in asthma symptoms in children participating in exercise programs...
- Student competence in fluid and electrolyte management: the impact of various teaching methodsMichael Weisgerber
Division of Hospital Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Ambul Pediatr 7:220-5. 2007....
- Moderate and vigorous exercise programs in children with asthma: safety, parental satisfaction, and asthma outcomesMichael Weisgerber
Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
Pediatr Pulmonol 43:1175-82. 2008..Previous research suggests that physical activity programs may improve fitness and reduce symptoms in children with asthma, but few studies have included severe asthmatics and focused on safety and parental satisfaction with the programs...
- Factors predicting prolonged hospital stay for infants with bronchiolitisMichael C Weisgerber
Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
J Hosp Med 6:264-70. 2011....