[Cardiac and metabolic investigations during 24 hour endurance skiing (Pinzolo, Italy)].

@article{Zeppilli1985CardiacAM,
  title={[Cardiac and metabolic investigations during 24 hour endurance skiing (Pinzolo, Italy)].},
  author={Paolo Zeppilli and Ugo Zuliani and Alessandro Biffi and A. Facco Bonetti and Stefano Carughi and N Aspromonte},
  journal={Giornale italiano di cardiologia},
  year={1985},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={493-501}
}
In the "24-hour Cross Country Ski Race of Pinzolo" skiers attempt to cover as long as possible distances within 24 hours. Cardiac and metabolic changes of 6 volunteer cross country skiers, aging 29 to 39 years, participating to the individual competition, were analysed. All skiers had negative clinical examination and resting standard 12-lead ECG, except for one who had a midsystolic click on auscultation suggesting the presence of mitral valve prolapse. They were submitted to 48-hour Holter… CONTINUE READING