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Control of contraction strength
Effects of training on muscle
Work rate and oxygen consumption
How is energy stored in the body?
Improving metabolic performance
The effects of haemorrhage
Control of the exercising cardiovascular system
Is training worthwhile?
How much heat do we produce?
Physiology of thermoregulation in detail
Thermoregulation in exercise
Fluid balance in exercise
Importance of salt in the sweat
Control of respiration
Oxygen and carbon dioxide transport
Carbon dioxide transport in blood
The heart performance
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