Fluid balance and sodium losses during indoor tennis match play.

  title={Fluid balance and sodium losses during indoor tennis match play.},
  author={Matthew J E Lott and Stuart D R Galloway},
  journal={International journal of sport nutrition and exercise metabolism},
  volume={21 6},
This study assessed fluid balance, sodium losses, and effort intensity during indoor tennis match play (17 ± 2 °C, 42% ± 9% relative humidity) over a mean match duration of 68.1 ± 12.8 min in 16 male tennis players. Ad libitum fluid intake was recorded throughout the match. Sweat loss from change in nude body mass; sweat electrolyte content from patches applied to the forearm, calf, and thigh, and back of each player; and electrolyte balance derived from sweat, urine, and daily food-intake… CONTINUE READING


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