Eur J Nutr (2018) 57:309–318 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00394-016-1320-z ORIGINAL CONTRIBUTION The repeatability of the abbreviated (4‑h) Oral Fat Tolerance Test and influence of prior acute aerobic exercise 1 2 3 1 1 A. F. O’Doherty · T. Sathyapalan · A. S. Rigby · L. Ingle · S. Carroll Received: 30 June 2016 / Accepted: 29 September 2016 / Published online: 14 October 2016 © The Author(s) 2016. This article is published with open access at Springerlink.com Abstract Conclusions The 4-h OFTT is a repeatable test of post- Purpose The Oral Fat Tolerance Test (OFTT) is regarded prandial TAG responses in healthy men. However, aerobic as a repeatable measure used to assess postprandial triglyc- exercise performed immediately before OFTT considerably eride (TAG) levels, with higher levels observed in cardio- increases the variability of TAG AUC. These findings have metabolic disorders. Acute aerobic exercise intervention implications for interpretation of research studies investi- before OFTT reduces the TAG response, but the repeat- gating exercise intervention performed immediately before ability of this effect is unknown. The aim of this study was OFTT. Future studies should also investigate the repeatabil- to determine the repeatability of the abbreviated 4-h OFTT ity of exercise performed 8–24 h before
European Journal of Nutrition – Springer Journals
Published: Oct 14, 2016
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud