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Mogens Theisen Pedersen

Mogens Theisen Pedersen

Associate Professor

Researcher ID: C-6991-2015

Primary fields of research

The importance of physical activity and exercise for older people's health.

Including specifically the impact of team play compared to other types of exercise on daily physical activity, fitness, muscle strength, functional capacity, muscle mass, body fat, blood lipids and inflammation.


Training Planning; objective measurement of daily physical activity; biomechanics in gymnastics, diving and injuries; swimming; gymnastics.

Fields of interest

Objective measurement of daily physical activity; aging; training; testing; training planning; swimming, triathlon; windsurfing.

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