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Advanced exercise endocrinology / Katarina T. Borer

Main Author Borer, Katarina T. Publication Champaign : Human Kinetics, cop. 2013 Description vii, 264 p. : il. ; 27 cm Series Advanced exercise physiology ISBN 9780736075169 Topical name Exercício físico - Aspetos endócrinos
Fisiologia endócrina
CDU 612.43:796.012
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Table of Contents

1. Unique Properties of Endocrine and Autonomic Messengers

Functions of the Endocrine and the Autonomic Nervous Systems
Classification of Hormones
Chemical Structure of Hormones
Hormone Release and Transport
Hormone Receptors and Hormone-Receptor Message Transduction
Properties of Hormone-Receptor Interactions

2. Activation of Non-Hormonal Signaling During Exercise

Signal Transduction by Neuronal and Electrostatic Events in Exercise
Intracellular Calcium Release as a Trigger of Signal Transduction
Signal Transduction of Mechanical Strain, Vibration, and Fluid Shear
Signaling in Response to Sensing of Energy Need
Free Radicals as Initiators of Message Transduction

3. Autonomic and Hormonal Control of the Cardiorespiratory System

Afferent Signals to the ANS
Functional Significance of Dual Autonomic Innervation of Cardiorespiratory Organs
Control of Cardiorespiratory Function by ANS and Hormones

4. Body Fluid Balance

Increases in Body Heat Load During Exercise
Thermoregulatory Changes of Body Water During Exercise
Consequences of Fluid Loss Through Sweating
Cessation of Renal Reabsorptive Function During Exercise
Thirst and Sodium Hunger After Exercise
Hyperhydration and Hyponatremia
Strategies for Fluid Management in Exercise

5. Hormones and the Fuel Use in Exercise

Hormonal Mediation of Energy Balance
Hormones in Fuel Mobilization and Utilization During Aerobic Exercise
Hormones in Fuel Mobilization and Utilization During Anaerobic or Resistance Exercise

6. Hormonal Control of Energy Expenditure and Intake

Effect of Exercise on Appetite
Effect of Energy Cost of Exercise on Putative Appetite Suppressing Hormones
Nonhomeostatic Character of Spontaneous Physical Activity or Locomotion
Leptin and Insulin Regulate Energy Balance by Acting on Brain Substrates of Reward
New Concept of Energy Regulation Can Facilitate Use of Exercise for Weight Loss

7. Exercise and Reproductive Hormones

Development of Phenotypic Sexual Dimorphism
Effects of Exercise on Sex Hormone Secretion
Effects of Sex Hormones on Physical Performance

8. Hormonal Mediation in Training Adaptations

Systemic Hormones in Adaptations to Endurance Training
Role of Systemic Anabolic Hormones in Adaptations to Resistance Training
Nutritional Modulation of Hormonal Adaptations to Exercise Training

9. Exercise and Endocrine Rhythms

Basics of Biological Rhythm Physiology and Terminology
Synchronization of Circadian Rhythms by the Suprachiasmatic Nucleus
Control of Biological Rhythms by Food-Entrainable Oscillator
Control of Ultradian Rhythms
Control of Biological Rhythms by Exercise

10. Measuring Hormones

Measuring Hormone Concentration
Measuring Biological Actions of Hormones
Measuring Hormone Synthesis and Site of Production
Measuring the Rate of Hormone Secretion

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