Lipid status in racehorses following physical activity of various intensity and duration

Slavoljub Jovic, Jelka Stevanovic, Suncica Borozan, B. Dimitrijevic, Tamara Popovic, M. Blagojevic
2013 Acta Veterinaria  
was noticed on finishing the ride (r=0.7395 p<0.01), as well as at all sampling times which followed. In addition, there was a positive correlation between the concentrations of HDL cholesterol and LDL cholesterol 72 h (r=0.6843, p<0.01) after the ride. Aerobic exercise decreases the risk of cardiovascular diseases, partly because it is accompanied by the moderate increase in serum concentration of HDL cholesterol, decrease in total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol and triglycerides, which all
more » ... des, which all result in the improvement in lipid profile in horses which completed the endurance ride.
doi:10.2298/avb1303211j fatcat:euef6h4qmjdhhdaetkyvvriwca