DISEASES OF THE BLOOD
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Knowledge of hematic doping and of doping with hormones and hormone-related drugs or substances with endocrine-metabolic actions. Effects of doping on physical exercise and athletic performance. Organic and psychic damage produced by hormonal doping and hematic doping.
Basic knowledge in biochemistry, physiology, hematology and endocrinology.
Course contents summary
Hormones and endocrine-metabolic adaptation to physical activity.
Doping with hormones and hormone-related drugs or substances with endocrine-metabolic actions. Hematologic effects of doping.
Marco Cappa: Endocrinologia dell'esercizio fisico. Casa editrice UTET-(ultima edizione)