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作者 Bastos, João H
書名 Athlete Performance and Injuries
出版項 Hauppauge : Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated, 2012
©2012
國際標準書號 9781619426597 (electronic bk.)
9781619426580
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (211 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
系列 Sports and Athletics Preparation, Performance, and Psychology
Sports and Athletics Preparation, Performance, and Psychology
附註 Intro -- ATHLETE PERFORMANCE AND INJURIES -- ATHLETE PERFORMANCE AND INJURIES -- Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data -- CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- Chapter 1: EXERCISE, INJURIES AND ATHLETE PERFORMANCE -- ABSTRACT -- 1. FREE RADICALS IN PHYSIOLOGICAL FUNCTIONS AND OXIDATIVE STRESS -- 2. PHYSICAL EXERCISE - CLASSIFICATION -- 3. EXERCISE ADAPTATION -- 4. EXERCISE, OXIDATIVE STRESS AND INJURIES -- 4.1. Skeletal Muscle -- 4.2. Myocardium -- 4.3. Liver -- 4.4. Blood -- 4.4.1. Erythrocytes -- 4.4.2. Immune System -- 4.4.3. Plasma -- 4.4.3.1. Lipoproteins -- 4.5. DNA -- 5. ANTIOXIDANTS AGAINST SPORTS-RELATED INJURIES -- 6. ATHLETE'S PERFORMANCE -- 7. GENETICS-BASED PERFORMANCE -- 7.1. Polymorphisms Related to Oxidative Stress -- 7.1.1. Polymorphisms of Antioxidant Enzymes' Genes -- 7.1.1.1. Superoxide Dismutase (SOD) -- 7.1.1.2. Catalase (CAT) -- 7.1.1.3. Glutathione Peroxidase (GPX) -- 7.1.2. Haptoglobin (Hp) -- 7.2. I/D Polymorphism of the Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) -- 7.3. Polymorphisms Related to Aerobic Capacity -- 7.3.1. Erythropoietin (EPO) and Polymorphisms in EPO Gene and Its Receptor (EpoR) -- 7.3.2. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) and Its Receptor (VEGFR) -- 7.4. Polymorphisms Related yo Muscle Energy, Structure and Strength -- 7.4.1. Creatine Kinase (CK) and the Nco I and Taq I Polymorphisms in the 3' Untranslated Region of the CKM Gene -- 7.4.2. R577X Polymorphism Alpha-Actinin 3 (ACTN3) Gene -- 7.4.3. Myostatin (MSTN or GDF8) -- 7.4.4. Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 (IGF-1) -- 7.5. Polymorphisms in the Cytokine Genes and Inflammation -- 7.5.1. Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha (TNF-a) -- 7.5.2. Interleukins (IL) -- 7.5.3. Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (MTHFR) Gene -- 7.6. Some Considerations -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 2: TRAINING OVER THE EDGE: UNDERSTANDING THE OVERTRAINING SYNDROME -- ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION -- MISCONCEPTION OF OVERTRAINING TERMINOLOGY -- UNDERSTANDING THE MULTIFACTORIAL ETIOLOGY -- Variations of the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis -- Imbalance of Circulating Amino Acids -- Cytokine and Inflammation -- THE ASSESSMENT OF OVERTRAINING -- Monitoring Performance -- Monitoring Heart Rate -- Immunological Parameters -- Hematological Parameters -- Hormonal Parameters -- Psychological Parameters -- PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF OVERTRAINING SYNDROME -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 3: EVALUATING THE DYNAMIC MODEL OF PSYCHOLOGICAL RESPONSE TO SPORTINJURY AND REHABILITATION -- ABSTRACT -- INTRODUCTION -- METHOD -- Participants -- Measures -- Procedure -- RESULTS -- Participant Characteristics -- Research Question Findings -- DISCUSSION -- CONCLUSION -- ABOUT THE AUTHORS -- REFERENCE -- Chapter 4: CARDIOMETABOLIC INJURY DUE TO RECOMBINANT HUMAN ERYTHROPOIETIN DOPING FOR IMPROVEMENT OF SPORTS PERFORMANCE: CHRONIC (TRAINING) VERSUS ACUTE (EXTENUATING) AEROBIC EXERCISE -- ABSTRACT -- INTRODUCTION -- MATERIAL AND METHODS -- Animals and Experimental Protocol -- Sample Collection and Preparation -- Haematological Data -- Biochemical Data -- Catecholamine and Serotonin Assay -- Redox Status in Serum and Muscle -- Heart gene Expression Analysis by RT-qPCR -- Data Analysis -- RESULTS -- Acute Exercise Performance -- Haematological Data (Table 1) -- Biochemical Data (Table 2) -- Blood Pressure, Heart Rate and Cardiac Hypertrophy Indexes (Figure 1) -- Catecholamine and Serotonin Measures (Table 3) -- Serum and Muscle Redox Status (Table 4) -- Histomorphological Analysis of Tissues from the Suddenly Death Ratunder Chronic Exercise and Rhepo Treatment (Figure 2) -- Heart Gene Expression Analysis by RT-Qpcr (Figures 3 and 4) -- DISCUSSION -- CONCLUSION -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- CONFLICTS OF INTEREST -- REFERENCES
Chapter 5: ATHLETIC HEART: THE POSSIBLE ROLE OF IMPAIRED REPOLARIZATION RESERVE IN DEVELOPMENT OF SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH -- ABSTRACT -- SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH IN ATHLETES -- REPOLARIZATION RESERVE -- MECHANISM OF ARRHYTHMIA DEVELOPMENT AND SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH IN ATHLETES WITH IMPAIRED REPOLARIZATION RESERVE -- POSSIBLE MECHANISMS FOR IMPAIRMENT OF REPOLARIZATION RESERVE IN ATHLETES -- Athlete's Heart, Cardiac Hypertrophy and Electrical Remodeling -- Cardiac Diseases and Genetic Defects -- Doping Agents -- Medications -- Diet and Dietary Supplements -- Hypokalemia -- Gender of the Athlete -- SHORT-TERM VARIABILITY OF THE QT INTERVAL: A NOVEL PARAMETER FOR THE ESTIMATION OF PROARRHYTHMIC RISK -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 6: SPORTS INJURIES AND RISK-TAKING BEHAVIORS IN AMATEUR ATHLETES -- ABSTRACT -- 1. INTRODUCTION -- 2. METHODS -- 2.1. Sample -- 2.2. Materials -- 2.3. Procedure -- 2.4. Data Analysis -- 3. RESULTS -- 3.1. Injury Statistics -- 3.2. Associations between Sports Injuries and Risk-Taking Behaviors -- 3.2.1. Alcohol Consumption and Sports Injuries -- 3.2.2. Cannabis Use and Sports Injuries -- 3.2.3. Smoking and Sports Injuries -- CONCLUSION -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 7: ORAL GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS FOR 8-WEEK RECOVERY OF FUNCTIONAL ABILITIES IN PROFESSIONAL MALE ATHLETES AFTER KNEE INJURY -- ABSTRACT -- INTRODUCTION -- MATERIALS AND METHODS -- Subjects -- Experimental Procedures -- Statistical Analyses -- RESULTS -- DISCUSSION -- CONCLUSION -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 8: EVOLUTION OF THE ACHILLES TENDON IN BIPEDAL LOCOMOTION: ADVANTAGES AND FLAWS -- ABSTRACT -- COMPOSITION -- EXERCISE -- THE ORIGIN OF BIPEDALISM -- ADVANTAGES OF BIPEDALISM -- ENERGY EXPENDITURE -- ENDURANCE RUNNING -- ELASTICITY OF THE TENDON -- OTHER BIPEDAL ANIMALS -- DISADVANTAGES OF THE ACHILLES TENDON -- ANATOMICAL POSITION
MUSCLE FUNCTIONS -- HEAT STRESS -- OVERUSE INJURY -- IMMOBILISATION -- AGE -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 9: PATELLOFEMORAL SYNDROME -- ABSTRACT -- INTRODUCTION -- AETIOLOGY -- EXERCISE TREATMENT APPROACHES -- FUTURE DIRECTION -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- INDEX
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鏈接 Print version: Bastos, João H. Athlete Performance and Injuries Hauppauge : Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated,c2012 9781619426580
主題 Sports injuries.;Sports -- Competitions
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