Influence of oral creatine supplementation of muscle torque during repeated bouts of maximal voluntary exercise in man.

  title={Influence of oral creatine supplementation of muscle torque during repeated bouts of maximal voluntary exercise in man.},
  author={Paul L. Greenhaff and Anna Casey and A. H. Short and R. C. Harris and K Soderlund and Eric Hultman},
  journal={Clinical science},
  volume={84 5},
1. The present experiment was undertaken to investigate the influence of oral creatine supplementation, shown previously to increase the total creatine content of human skeletal muscle (Harris RC, Soderlund K, Hultman E. Clin Sci 1992; 83: 367-74), on skeletal muscle isokinetic torque and the accumulation of plasma ammonia and blood lactate during five bouts of maximal exercise. 2. Twelve subjects undertook five bouts of 30 maximal voluntary isokinetic contractions, interspersed with 1 min… 

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