Norma, Julianti and Khairun, Nisa Berawi (2013) Comparison of Lung Vital Capacity in Swimmer and Sprinter Male Atheletes for Preparation of Province Sport Week 2013 in Bandar Lampung. Majority, 2 (5). pp. 113-118. ISSN 2337-3776

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In improving the performance and ability of an athlete, the key is exercise regularly. Sports that needs to be improved are swimming and sprint running. The purpose of this study is to compare the lung vital capacity in swimmer and sprinter male athletes for preparation of province sports week 2013 in Bandar Lampung. This research design using analytical comparative methods with cross-sectional approach. The study was conducted in January 2013 in Bandar Lampung Pahoman Stadium. The sample of this research were 30 males comprising 15 swimmer athletes and 15 sprinter athletes. This research sample was using total sampling technique and then adjusted for inclusion and exclusion criteria. The result showed that the mean of lung vital capacity of swimmer athlete is 3.40 liters and sprinter athletes is 2.62 liters, so both of them has the difference 0,78 liters. Based on the independent T test p <0.05. the conclusion is there are differences in lung vital capacity beetwen swimmer and sprinter athletes. Keywords: athlete, lung vital capacity, sprinter, swimmer.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > RB Pathology
Divisions: Fakultas Kedokteran (FK) > Prodi Pendidikan Dokter
Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2017 01:59
Last Modified: 16 Jan 2017 01:59

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