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Author Scott, Christopher B.

Title A primer for the exercise and nutrition sciences : thermodynamics, bioenergetics, metabolism / Christopher B. Scott
Published New York ; London : Springer, [2008]


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Description xiii, 166 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Summary Presents a fresh approach to the study of energy expenditure by introducing various concepts in open system thermodynamics and cellular to whole-body energy exchange. This text traces biological energy exchange, from the molecules in the food we eat to the energy demands of rest, physical exertion and its recovery
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Bioenergetics.
Energy metabolism.
Energy Metabolism -- physiology.
Exercise -- physiology.
Nutritional Sciences.
LC no. 2008934872
ISBN 1603273824 (hbk.)
1603273832 (ebook)
9781603273824 (hbk.)
9781603273831 (ebook)