DOI: 10.1016/j.clnesp.2016.03.057
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Ekavi N. Georgoysopoulou, Demosthenes B. Panagiotakos, Christos Pitsavos, Christina Chrysohoou, Konstantina Masoura, Emmanouil Kampaxis, Ioannis Skoumas, Dimitrios Tousoulis, Christodoulos Stefanadis

Abstract: respective fat percentage, 21.9 % (±4.6), 18.9 % (±5.4) and 19.5 % (±2.4), correlated significantly with the biggest waist circumference (p<0.01), and classified wrestlers as normal rather than overweight. The basic biochemical parameters ranged within normal levels, nevertheless urine specific gravity assigned good hydration status to 3 out of 21 athletes. Nutritional assessment showed that protein intake was 1.3g/kg for basketball players, 1.8g/kg for cyclists and 1.8g/kg for wrestlers, while carbohydrate in…

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