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Dehydration, Rehydration, and Exercising; Dry and Humid Heat.
Proceedings of the Symposium on Standards for Occupational Exposures to Hot Environments 1973 Feb:4-15
The effects of exercise on dehydration and rehydration are studied in subjects walking in the desert, or in a laboratory hot room at different humidities. Fit males are found to be able to maintain body weight, and lessen the rise in rectal temperature and heart rate by drinking a cold salt solution of appropriate concentration.
NIOSH-Grant; Grants-other; Heat-stress; Thermal-environment; Body-fluid-balance; Cardiovascular-system; Thermoregulation;
None Industrial Health Foundation 5231 Centre Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Other Occupational Concerns; Grants-other;
Proceedings of the Symposium on Standards for Occupational Exposures to Hot Environments
Industrial Health Foundation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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