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Ammonia production following maximal exercise: treadmill vs. bicycle testing.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1181179     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
From a population of 20 healthy male volunteers, half performed constant speed, incremental load maximal aerobic capacity (VO2max) tests on a motor-driven treadmill, while the other half performed similar VO2max tests on a bicycle ergometer. The two groups, matched for size and age, showed no significant differences in VO2max, maximum heart rate, or in post-exercise (4 min ) peripheral venous blood concentrations of lactete or pyruvate. However, post-exercise peripheral venous blood ammonia levels were significantly higher in the group tested on the bicycle ergometer than in the treadmill group.
J E Wilkerson; D L Batterton; S M Horvath
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of applied physiology and occupational physiology     Volume:  34     ISSN:  0301-5548     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Appl Physiol Occup Physiol     Publication Date:  1975 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1976-01-08     Completed Date:  1976-01-08     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0410266     Medline TA:  Eur J Appl Physiol Occup Physiol     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  169-72     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Ammonia / blood*
Heart Rate
Lactates / blood
Oxygen Consumption
Physical Exertion*
Pyruvates / blood
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Lactates; 0/Pyruvates; 7664-41-7/Ammonia

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