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The effects of creatine supplementation on performance and body composition of female athletes
(Virginia Tech, 1997-08-20)
The purpose of this investigation was to determine the effects of five weeks of creatine monohydrate ingestion on body composition, blood metabolite, and muscular performance measures in 16 female NCAA Division1 lacrosse ...
Carbohydrate Supplementation and Resistance Exercise Performance in Males Undergoing Energy Restriction
(Virginia Tech, 1997-07-25)
This study examined the effects of carbohydrate supplementation on resistance exercise performance, cortisol levels, and creatine kinase levels in trained males undergoing energy restriction. Sixteen experimental subjects ...
Diet, body weight patterns and menstrual status of competitive female body builders
(Virginia Tech, 1990-09-15)
<p>The purpose of the study was to provide descriptive information on nutritional profiles and body weight (BW) patterns of 6 competitive female body builders (x age = 27) before, during and after a competition. Precompetition ...
The effects of oral supplementation of the amino acid arginine on body composition and muscle function during energy restriction in male weight lifters
(Virginia Tech, 1991-07-15)
Manufacturers of amino acid supplements claim that they can act as natural stercoids. Eighteen experienced male weight lifters were studied to test this hypothesis for the amino acid arginine.
A test of two educational strategies for lowering blood cholesterol at the worksite
(Virginia Tech, 1988-07-05)
One hundred and seventy male and female volunteers employed at Hubbell Lighting Inc., Christiansburg, Virginia were studied to determine the effectiveness of two alternative educational strategies for lowering elevated ...
Effects of Pre-exercise Muscle Glycogen Status on Muscle Phosphagens, Sarcoplasmic Reticulum Function, and Performance During Intermittent High Intensity Exercise
(Virginia Tech, 1999-08-09)
Eight competitive cyclists performed two cycling trials, one following a high carbohydrate diet (H-CHO) and the other following a low carbohydrate diet (L-CHO). Trials consisted of repeated 60s maximal effort sprints to ...
The Effect of Creatine Supplementation on Muscle Fuel Stores, Body Composition, and Exercise Performance During Energy Restriction
(Virginia Tech, 1998-11-09)
The purpose of this investigation was to determine the effects of a four day creatine load and simultaneous energy restriction on muscle creatine content, exercise performance, and body composition in 24 male recreational ...