External nasal dilator strips do not affect treadmill performance in subjects wearing mouthguards.

@article{Overend2000ExternalND,
  title={External nasal dilator strips do not affect treadmill performance in subjects wearing mouthguards.},
  author={Tom J Overend and J. Candelas Barrios and Brion McCutcheon and Joshua Sidon},
  journal={Journal of athletic training},
  year={2000},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={
          60-4
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of the Breathe Right (BR) external nasal dilator strip on treadmill exercise performed while wearing an upper maxillary mouthguard. DESIGN AND SETTING Two-way repeated-measures design with subjects acting as their own controls. Subjects performed 2 randomly assigned bouts of incremental treadmill exercise (with and without the BR strip) while wearing upper maxillary mouthguards. SUBJECTS Nineteen young, healthy, recreationally active men. MEASUREMENTS we… CONTINUE READING

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