Recognition and rehabilitation of the female athlete triad/tetrad: a multidisciplinary approach.

Abstract

While the benefits of physical activity are numerous, the female athlete triad poses a significant health risk to young athletes. Emerging research links the triad to endothelial dysfunction--a sentinel event in cardiovascular disease--suggesting that this complex interplay of metabolic and endocrine factors may be described more accurately as a tetrad… (More)
DOI: 10.1249/JSR.0b013e318296190b

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@article{Temme2013RecognitionAR, title={Recognition and rehabilitation of the female athlete triad/tetrad: a multidisciplinary approach.}, author={Kate E Temme and Anne Zeni Hoch}, journal={Current sports medicine reports}, year={2013}, volume={12 3}, pages={190-9} }