Physiological and Cognitive Responses to an Antarctic Expedition: A Case Report
作者: Ana Anton-SolanasBarry V. O’NeillTessa E. MorrisJoe Dunbar
刊名: International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 2016, Vol.11 (8), pp.1053-1059
来源数据库: Human Kinetics
关键词: AntarcticaCognitive functionBody compositionSalivary hormones
原始语种摘要: To assess changes in body composition and monitor cognitive function, subjective well-being, and physiological stress, as measured by salivary hormones and markers of mucosal immunity, during an Antarctic expedition.;;A 36-y-old man (188.2 cm height, 94.5 kg body mass) took part in a world-record attempt. A total-body dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry scan and measurement of 8 skinfolds and 5 girths were performed before and after the expedition. In addition, daily subjective data were recorded (sleep quality, total hours of sleep, energy levels, perceived exertion, mood, muscle soreness, and muscle/joint pain) along with distance covered and hours of physical activity per day. As a measure of cognitive function, the athlete completed a computerized battery of tasks (Axon Sports Cognitive...

  • total 总和
  • undertaking 事业
  • expedition 考察探险
  • function 函数
  • subjective 舟的
  • salivary 唾液的
  • absorptiometry 吸收分光光度法
  • quality 品质
  • during 在的期间
  • Antarctica 南极洲