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Hydration and core temperature in a football player during preseason: a case study

Godek S, Bartolozzi A ...see all

Athletic Therapy Today, vol. 9, issue 4 (2004) pp. 64-70

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Sweat rates in large football linemen can reach 3.9 L/hr, and sweat losses can exceed 14 L/day.; Football players can be chronically dehydrated during preseason when practices occur two times per day on consecutive days.; Sodium replacement is necessary during preseason in football players who sweat heavily.

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  • Adult
  • Body Composition -- Evaluation
  • Body Temperature Determination
  • Body Weights and Measures
  • Core Body Temperature
  • Descriptive Statistics
  • Environment
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Fluid Intake-Output Measures
  • Fluid-Electrolyte Balance
  • Football
  • Human
  • Humidity -- Evaluation
  • Male
  • Mathematics
  • Potassium -- Urine
  • Skinfold Thickness -- Evaluation
  • Sodium -- Urine
  • Specific Gravity -- Evaluation
  • Sweat -- Analysis
  • Temperature -- Evaluation
  • Urinalysis

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  • SGR: 3142745228
  • SCOPUS: 2-s2.0-3142745228
  • ISSN: 1078-7895
  • PUI: 38938180


  • S F Godek

  • A R Bartolozzi

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