Key clinical point: A telemonitored exercise program improved metabolic health and productivity in people with metabolic syndrome.
Major finding: A telemonitored exercise program for people with metabolic syndrome improved all metabolic parameters except HDL cholesterol.
Study details: Prospective, randomized, parallel-group trial in 314 people with metabolic syndrome.
Disclosures: The study was supported by Audi BKK health insurance and the German Research Foundation. No conflicts of interest were declared.
Haufe S et al. Lancet Public Health 2019. Jun 13. doi: 10.1016/ S2468-2667(19)30075-1.