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Author Karlsson, Jan, 1940-

Title Antioxidants and exercise / Jan Karlsson
Published Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, [1997]


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 MELB  612.004 Kar/Aae  AVAILABLE
Description x, 211 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Sect. I. Introduction to Nutraology. Ch. 1. Introduction. Ch. 2. Historical Perspective -- Sect. II. Radical Formation. Ch. 3. Principles of Radical Formation. Ch. 4. Principles of Radical Quenching. Ch. 5. Antioxidants - Recycling Systems or Irreversible Reactions? Ch. 6. Radical Formation in Different Cells and Tissues. Ch. 7. Exercising Muscle and Radical Formation. Ch. 8. Nutrients as Antioxidants and Their Food Sources. Ch. 9. Exercise, Mixed Diets, and Nutratherapy. Ch. 10. Lipoidic Structures, Lipophilic Antioxidants, and Clinical Interpretations -- Sect. III. Nutratherapy and Sports Medicine. Ch. 11. Relevant Studies. Ch. 12. Nutratherapy, Dose Response, and Side Effects. Ch. 13. Nutrients, Pharmaceutical Grade, and the Doping Issue -- Sect. IV. Conclusions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-201) and index
Subject Antioxidants.
Exercise -- Physiological aspects.
Free radicals (Chemistry) -- Pathophysiology.
Sports medicine.
Exercise -- physiology.
Antioxidants -- metabolism.
Free Radicals -- metabolism.
Antioxidants -- metabolism.
Exercise -- physiology.
Free Radicals -- metabolism.
LC no. 96018843
ISBN 0873228960