Thermoregulation and Marathon Running

@article{Cheuvront2001ThermoregulationAM,
  title={Thermoregulation and Marathon Running},
  author={Samuel N Cheuvront and Emily M. Haymes},
  journal={Sports Medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={31},
  pages={743-762}
}
AbstractThe extreme physical endurance demands and varied environmental settings of marathon footraces have provided a unique opportunity to study the limits of human thermoregulation for more than a century. High post-race rectal temperatures (Tre) are commonly and consistently documented in marathon runners, yet a clear divergence of thought surrounds the cause for this observation. A close examination of the literature reveals that this phenomenon is commonly attributed to either biological… Expand
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