Nutrition and Exercise Immunology / Edition 1

Nutrition and Exercise Immunology / Edition 1

by David C. Nieman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0849307414

ISBN-13: 9780849307416

Pub. Date: 03/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Nutrition and Exercise Immunology reviews the link between nutrition a nd immune function, with special application to athletic endeavor. Wri tten by respected researchers in sports medicine and exercise immunolo gy, this text covers topics such as carbohydrates and the immune respo nse to prolonged exertion; protein, exercise, and immunity; and vitami ns, immunity

Overview

Nutrition and Exercise Immunology reviews the link between nutrition a nd immune function, with special application to athletic endeavor. Wri tten by respected researchers in sports medicine and exercise immunolo gy, this text covers topics such as carbohydrates and the immune respo nse to prolonged exertion; protein, exercise, and immunity; and vitami ns, immunity, and infection risk in athletes. It also takes a look at future directions in nutrition and exercise immunology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849307416
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/28/2000
Series:
Nutrition in Exercise & Sport Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.75(d)

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Table of Contents

Exercise Immunology: Current Issues - Laurel T. Mackinnon, Department of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Carbohydrates and the Immune Response to Prolonged Exertion - David C. Nieman, Department of Health, Leisure and Exercise Science, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina
Lipids, Exercise, and Immunology - Jaya T. Venkatraman, Department of Physical Therapy, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo; Peter J. Horvath and David R. Pendergast, Department of Physiology, State University of New York at Buffalo
Protein, Exercise, and Immunity - David G. Rowbottom, School of Human Movement Studies, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Glutamine, Exercise, and the Immune System - Bente Pedersen, Copenhagen Muscle Research Center, Department of Infectious Diseases, National University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark; Thomas Rohde and Kenneth Ostrowski
Vitamins, Immunity, and Infection Risk in Athletes - Edith M. Peters, Department of Physiology, Natal Medical School, South Africa
Minerals and Exercise Immunology - Michael Gleeson, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, United Kingdom
Cancer, Nutrition, and Exercise Immunology - Dr. Jeffrey Woods, University of Illinois, Urbana
Exercise, Immune Function, and Nutrition: Summary and Future Perspectives - Pedersen, Nieman

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