24. Population Groups: II

  1. Professor Susan A Lanham-New5,
  2. Dr Samantha J Stear6,
  3. Dr Susan M Shirreffs7 and
  4. Dr Adam L Collins5
  1. Weileen Png1,
  2. Wendy Martinson2,
  3. Professor Nicola Maffulli3 and
  4. Filippo Spiezia4

Published Online: 14 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444344905.ch24

Sport and Exercise Nutrition

Sport and Exercise Nutrition

How to Cite

Png, W., Martinson, W., Maffulli, N. and Spiezia, F. (2011) Population Groups: II, in Sport and Exercise Nutrition (eds S. A. Lanham-New, S. J. Stear, S. M. Shirreffs and A. L. Collins), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444344905.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 5

    University of Surrey, UK

  2. 6

    Performance Influencers Limited, UK

  3. 7

    Loughborough University, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Singapore Sports Institute, Singapore

  2. 2

    Registered Dietitian and Sports Nutritionist, UK

  3. 3

    University of London, UK

  4. 4

    Campus Bio Medico, University of Rome, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444334685

Online ISBN: 9781444344905

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Keywords:

  • population groups, II;
  • sports nutritionists and dietitians;
  • ethnic groups;
  • ethnicity, culture and religion, shaping food choices;
  • ethnic group classification in Southeast Asia;
  • cultural considerations;
  • working with athletes of different ethnicities;
  • Ramadan fasting and sports performance;
  • nutritional considerations for athletes;
  • injured athlete, surgery and rehabilitation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Major classification of ethnic groups in Southeast Asia

  • Cultural considerations

  • Working with athletes of different ethnicities

  • General skills for practitioners

  • Special topic: Ramadan fasting and sports performance

  • Introduction

  • Nutritional considerations for athletes

  • Effects on performance

  • Summary

  • Introduction

  • Injury

  • Trauma and malnutrition

  • Nutrients for better wound healing

  • Fasting

  • Exercise-induced muscle damage

  • Summary

  • References and further reading