[Physical performance capacity, metabolism and hormonal behavior as affected by diltiazem].

@article{Kindermann1986PhysicalPC,
  title={[Physical performance capacity, metabolism and hormonal behavior as affected by diltiazem].},
  author={Wilfried Kindermann and Wilhelm Schmitt and A W{\"o}lfing},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Kardiologie},
  year={1986},
  volume={75 2},
  pages={99-106}
}
After giving their informed consent, 16 healthy male physical education students received daily dose of 3 X 60 mg diltiazem or placebo respectively in a double-blind cross-over experimental set-up for consecutive test phases of 3 weeks each. The behaviour of physical performance capacity, metabolism and hormones under diltiazem was investigated during incremental performance tests and during continuous endurance tests on the treadmill. Maximum performance capacity and maximum oxygen uptake as… CONTINUE READING