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14.07.2020 | Systematic Review Open Access

The Effects of Oral Contraceptives on Exercise Performance in Women: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Sex hormones are one of the main determinants of biological sex [ 1 ]. During adulthood, levels of testosterone, the predominant male sex hormone, remain consistent in men [ 2 ], whilst concentrations of oestrogen and progesterone, the prevailing …

14.07.2020 | Current Opinion

Cognitive Fatigue Effects on Physical Performance: The Role of Interoception

The consensus of opinion, with regard to the effect of cognitive fatigue on subsequent physical performance, is that there is a small, negative effect, but there is no consensus regarding the mechanisms involved. When glucose levels are normal …

13.07.2020 | Systematic Review Open Access

The Effects of Menstrual Cycle Phase on Exercise Performance in Eumenorrheic Women: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Over the last three decades, there has been a rise in the number of women participating in exercise, from physical activity to elite sport, attributable to the increasing development of, and investment in, women’s professional sport [ 1 – 4 ].

10.07.2020 | Systematic Review

Occupational Physical Activity and Lung Cancer Risk: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Lung cancer is the most common cancer worldwide with over 2 million new diagnoses in 2016 [ 1 ]. Lung cancer disproportionately affects men (1 in 18 lifetime) compared with women (1 in 46 lifetime) [ 1 ]. Smoking tobacco, second-hand smoke, radon …

06.07.2020 | Review Article

Overlapping Mechanisms of Exertional Heat Stroke and Malignant Hyperthermia: Evidence vs. Conjecture

Exertional heat stroke (EHS) and malignant hyperthermia (MH) are life-threatening conditions, triggered by different environmental stimuli that share several clinical symptoms and pathophysiological features. EHS manifests during physical activity …

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