Serum androgen profile and physical performance in women Olympic athletes

@article{Eklund2017SerumAP,
  title={Serum androgen profile and physical performance in women Olympic athletes},
  author={E Eklund and B. Berglund and Fernand Labrie and Kjell Carlstr{\"o}m and Lena Ekstr{\"o}m and Angelica Lind{\'e}n Hirschberg},
  journal={British Journal of Sports Medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={51},
  pages={1301 - 1308}
}
Background The role of endogenous androgens for body composition and physical performance in women athletes is still not elucidated. [...] Key Method Study design Cross-sectional study, conducted between 2011 and 2015 at the Women’s Health Research Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm. Methods Swedish women Olympic athletes (n=106) and age-matched and body mass index-matched sedentary controls (n=117) were included in the study.Expand

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