Effect of a prolonged endurance marathon on vascular endothelial and inflammation markers in runners with exercise-induced hypertension.

@article{Jee2013EffectOA,
  title={Effect of a prolonged endurance marathon on vascular endothelial and inflammation markers in runners with exercise-induced hypertension.},
  author={Haemi Jee and Jaehyun Park and Jae-Gun Oh and Yoon-Hee Lee and K Shin and Young-Joo Kim},
  journal={American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation},
  year={2013},
  volume={92 6},
  pages={513-22}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to observe the changes in endothelial and inflammatory markers in middle-aged male runners with exercise-induced hypertension (EIH) at baseline and at 100-km, 200-km, and 308-km checkpoints during a prolonged endurance ultramarathon. DESIGN Among a total of 62 ultramarathon volunteers, 8 with systolic blood pressure higher than 210 mm Hg and 8 with normal systolic blood pressure were selected for this study. The subjects were designated to EIH and control… CONTINUE READING