Physiology of exercise in the cold.

  title={Physiology of exercise in the cold.},
  author={T J Doubt},
  journal={Sports medicine},
  volume={11 6},
Recreational and job requirements have increased the incidence in which humans exercise in cold environment. Understanding the physiological responses while exposed to cold entails knowledge of how exercise and cold interact on metabolic, cardiopulmonary, muscle and thermal aspects of human performance. Where possible, distinction are made between responses in cold air and cold water. While there is no consensus for diets most appropriate for working cold exposures, the evidence is strong that… CONTINUE READING