Chapter 20. Physiologic and Health Aspects of Exercise in Hot and Cold Environments

  1. Helge Hebestreit and
  2. Oded Bar-Or
  1. Bareket Falk and
  2. Raffy Dotan

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696255.ch20

The Young Athlete

The Young Athlete

How to Cite

Falk, B. and Dotan, R. (2007) Physiologic and Health Aspects of Exercise in Hot and Cold Environments, in The Young Athlete (eds H. Hebestreit and O. Bar-Or), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696255.ch20

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405156479

Online ISBN: 9780470696255

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Keywords:

  • thermoregulation;
  • health aspects;
  • heat tolerance;
  • body dimensions;
  • physiologic characteristics

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Thermoregulation: children, adolescents, and adults

  • Physical and Physiologic Characteristics Related to Thermoregulation

  • Heat Disorders

  • Cold Injuries

  • Challenges for Future Research

  • References