{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

143altitude8 - activity • heart rate 50 above sea level...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
8 Acclimatization Acclimatization - adaptive responses that improves ones tolerance to altitude hypoxia (low O 2 ) Immediate effects - above 2300m – hyperventilation * fluid loss, decreased thirst at altitude – increased cardiac output at rest and sub-maximal
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: activity • heart rate 50% above sea level values - SV same – sub maximal activity - circulation changes compensate for dec O 2 – can not compensate for max – dramatic decrease in VO 2 max...
View Full Document

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Ask a homework question - tutors are online