Metabolic markers in sports medicine.

  title={Metabolic markers in sports medicine.},
  author={Giuseppe Banfi and Alessandra Colombini and Giovanni Lombardi and Anna Lubkowska},
  journal={Advances in clinical chemistry},
Physical exercise induces adaptations in metabolism considered beneficial for health. Athletic performance is linked to adaptations, training, and correct nutrition in individuals with genetic traits that can facilitate such adaptations. Intense and continuous exercise, training, and competitions, however, can induce changes in the serum concentrations of numerous laboratory parameters. When these modifications, especially elevated laboratory levels, result outside the reference range, further… CONTINUE READING