Changes in thyroid hormones and lipids in endurance trained volunteers during acute and rigorous bed rest conditions.

The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of an acute rigorous bed rest (ABR) (abrupt confinement to a rigorous bed rest regimen) and a rigorous bed rest (RBR) regimen on serum concentrations of thyroid hormones and lipids. The studies were done during seven days of a pre bed rest period and during seven days of an ABR and RBR period. Thirty… CONTINUE READING