Gender-, age-, body composition- and training workload-dependent differences of GH response to a discipline-specific training session in elite athletes: A study on the field

A. Sartorio, F. Agosti, N. Marazzi, L. Trecate, G. Silvestri, C. Lafortuna, M. Cappa, E. De Palo, G. Faglia, C. Corradini, S. Cella, A. Rigamonti, E. E. Müller

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Abstract

Ninety-nine Italian elite athletes (61 M, 38 F, mean age±SE: 24.1±0.6 yr, age range: 17-47 yr) of different disciplines volunteered to participate in this investigation. Basal GH concentrations were significantly higher (p

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)121-129
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Endocrinological Investigation
Volume27
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2004

Keywords

  • Elite athletes
  • GH
  • GH responsiveness
  • Training

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Endocrinology

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