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    • Dehydration, Hyperhydration, and Hyponatremia in Tropical Climates 

      Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando (Proceedings of the XXXI FIMS Sports Medicine World Congress, Medimond International Proceedings, 2010-10)
      Six statements are presented with supporting data: (1) An important number of athletes train and compete in hot and humid conditions that impair their performance; (2) dehydration should be avoided when exercising in the ...
    • Effect of Ingested Fluid Composition on Exercise-related Transient Abdominal Pain 

      Morton, Darren Peter; Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando; Callister, Robin (2004-04)
      The present study investigated the effect of ingested fluid composition on the experience of exercise-related transient abdominal pain (ETAP). Forty subjects, susceptible to ETAP, completed 4 treadmill exercise trials: a ...
    • Hydration Status and Fluid Intake Habits of Fitness Enthusiasts 

      García, Pedro Reinaldo; Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando; Javornik Krope, Ricardo Martín (2006-05)
      PURPOSE: To determine the hydration status (HS) and its relation with fluid intake habits (FIH), and exercise variables of fitness enthusiasts before one exercise session on different times of the day, at three different ...
    • Post-exercise rehydration: no change in diuresis from water ingested at different temperatures 

      Pérez Idárraga, Alexandra; Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando (2010)
      Aim: to assess the effect of water temperature on post-rehydration urine output and fluid retention Methods: on three different days, one week apart, 11 physically active men (24±4 years old, 1.73±0.05 m and 70.2±9.0 kg) ...
    • Rehydration after exercise in the heat: a comparison of four commonly used drinks 

      Shirreffs, Susan Margaret; Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando; Keil, Mhairi; Love, Thomas D.; Phillips, Sian (2007-06)
      To determine the effectiveness of 3 commonly used beverages in restoring fluid and electrolyte balance, 8 volunteers dehydrated by 1.94% ± 0.17% of body mass by intermittent exercise in the heat, then ingested a ...
    • The Elite Athlete’s Challenge to Maintain Proper Hydration 

      Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando (2004)
      This presentation at the Pre-Olympic Congress in 2004 addresses the importance of maintaining proper hydration during sports competition, and the obstacles faced by competitors.
    • The Sweating Response of Elite Professional Soccer Players to Training in the Heat 

      Shirreffs, Susan Margaret; Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando; Chamorro, M.; Maughan, Ronald J.; Serratosa, Luis; Zachwieja, Jeff J. (2005)
      Sweat rate and sweat composition vary extensively between individuals, and quantification of these losses has a role to play in the individualisation of a hydration strategy to optimise training and competitive performance. ...