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Ingestion of oxygenated water enhances lactate clearance kinetics in trained runners

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, March 2017
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Title
Ingestion of oxygenated water enhances lactate clearance kinetics in trained runners
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Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, March 2017
DOI 10.1186/s12970-017-0166-y
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Neil Fleming, Jeremiah Vaughan, Matthew Feeback

Abstract

Drinks with higher dissolved oxygen concentrations have in recent times gained popularity as a potential ergogenic aid, despite a lack of evidence regarding their efficacy. The aim of this study was to assess effects of ingestion of an oxygen supplement (OS) on exercise performance and post-exercise recovery in a group of trained runners. Trained male runners (n = 25, mean ± SD; age 23 ± 6 years, mass 70 ± 9 kg, BMI 21.9 ± 2.7 kg.m(-2) VO2max 64 ± 6mL.kg(-1).min(-1)), completed a randomised double blinded, crossover study to assess the effect of ingestion of OS solution on exercise performance and recovery. Trials consisted of a 30min rest period, 5min warm-up, a 5000m treadmill time-trial, and a 30min passive recovery. Participants ingested 6x15mL of either OS or a taste matched placebo during the trials (3 during the rest phase, 1 during exercise and 2 during the recovery). Muscle tissue O2 saturation was measured via near infrared spectroscopy. Blood lactate concentrations were measured prior to, mid-way and directly after the finish of the 5000m time trials and every 3-min during the post-exercise recovery. Ingestion of OS did not improve exercise performance. No significant differences were observed for muscle tissue O2 saturation at any time-points. However, lactate clearance was significantly improved during recovery in the OS trials. Both AUC (109 ± 32 vs. 123 ± 38 mmol.min, P < 0.05, d = 0.40) and lactate half-life (λ) (1127 ± 272 vs. 1223 ± 334 s, P < 0.05, d = 0.32) were significantly reduced. Despite no evidence of improved exercise performance, ingestion of OS did enhance post-exercise recovery via increased lactate clearance.

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Geographical breakdown

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Unknown 33 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 6 18%
Lecturer 5 15%
Student > Master 5 15%
Unspecified 4 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 4 12%
Other 9 27%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Unspecified 7 21%
Sports and Recreations 6 18%
Nursing and Health Professions 6 18%
Medicine and Dentistry 5 15%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 6%
Other 7 21%

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This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 69. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 22 April 2019.
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