The influence of estradiol on muscle damage and leg strength after intense eccentric exercise.
Minahan C, et al.
Eur J Appl Physiol. 2015.
PURPOSE: To examine the influence of estradiol on muscle damage and leg strength after intense eccentric exercise.
METHODS: Eight men...
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