Effect of time of day and partial sleep deprivation on plasma concentrations of IL-6 during a short-term maximal performance

@article{Abedelmalek2012EffectOT,
  title={Effect of time of day and partial sleep deprivation on plasma concentrations of IL-6 during a short-term maximal performance},
  author={Salma Abedelmalek and Hamdi Chtourou and Asma Aloui and Chirine Aouichaoui and Nizar Souissi and Zouhair Tabka},
  journal={European Journal of Applied Physiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={113},
  pages={241-248}
}
The present study was designed to evaluate the effect of time of day and partial sleep deprivation (PSD) on short-term maximal performance and level of interleukin-6 (IL-6) in trained subjects. In a randomized order, 12 football players were asked to perform a 30-s Wingate test during which we measured the peak (PP) and mean (MP) powers. Measurements were… CONTINUE READING