Chapter 10. The Growth Hormone Response to Acute and Chronic Aerobic Exercise

  1. William J. Kraemer and
  2. Alan D. Rogol
  1. Arthur L. Weltman,
  2. Laurie Wideman and
  3. Judy Y. Weltman

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757826.ch10

The Endocrine System in Sports and Exercise

The Endocrine System in Sports and Exercise

How to Cite

Weltman, A. L., Wideman, L. and Weltman, J. Y. (2005) The Growth Hormone Response to Acute and Chronic Aerobic Exercise, in The Endocrine System in Sports and Exercise (eds W. J. Kraemer and A. D. Rogol), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757826.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405130172

Online ISBN: 9780470757826

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Keywords:

  • growth hormone secretion;
  • receptors;
  • catecholamines;
  • amino acids;
  • neurotransmitters

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Acute aerobic exercise and growth hormone secretion

  • Chronic endurance training and growth hormone release

  • Neuroendocrine control of exercise-induced growth hormone release

  • Conclusions

  • References