Whole-body cryotherapy (extreme cold air exposure) for preventing and treating muscle soreness after exercise in adults

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Joseph T Costello,

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    1. Queensland University of Technology, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    • Joseph T Costello, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, A309, O-Block, A-Wing, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, QLD, 4059, Australia. joseph.costello@qut.edu.au. joseph.t.cos@gmail.com.

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  • Philip RA Baker,

    1. Queensland University of Technology, School of Public Health and Social Work, Kelvin Grove, Queensland, Australia
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  • Geoffrey M Minett,

    1. Queensland University of Technology, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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  • Francois Bieuzen,

    1. Institut National du Sport, de l'Expertise et de la Performance (INSEP), Laboratory of Sport, Expertise and Performance, Paris, France
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  • Ian B Stewart,

    1. Queensland University of Technology, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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  • Chris Bleakley

    1. University of Ulster, Ulster Sports Academy, Newtownabbey, County Antrim, UK
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the effects (benefits and harms) of whole-body cryotherapy (cold air exposure) for preventing and treating muscle soreness after exercise in adults.

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