Kenneth D Fitch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Proscribed drugs at the Olympic Games: permitted use and misuse (doping) by athletes
    Ken Fitch
    School Sports Science, Exercise and Health, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Med 12:257-60. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) at the Olympic Games 1992-2012
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Sports Science, Exercise and Health, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 47:815-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint An overview of asthma and airway hyper-responsiveness in Olympic athletes
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Sports Science, Exercise and Health M408, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 46:413-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Androgenic-anabolic steroids and the Olympic Games
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Human Movement and Exercise Science, Faculty of Life and Health Sciences, University of Western Australia, Nedlands 6009, Australia
    Asian J Androl 10:384-90. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Australian association for exercise and sports science position statement on exercise and asthma
    Alan R Morton
    School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health, University of Western Australia, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 14:312-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Asthma and the elite athlete: summary of the International Olympic Committee's consensus conference, Lausanne, Switzerland, January 22-24, 2008
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Sports Science, Exercise and Health, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:254-60, 260.e1-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint beta2-Agonists at the Olympic Games
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Human Movement and Exercise Science, University of Western Australia, Nedlands WA, Australia
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 31:259-68. 2006

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Proscribed drugs at the Olympic Games: permitted use and misuse (doping) by athletes
    Ken Fitch
    School Sports Science, Exercise and Health, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Med 12:257-60. 2012
    ..This paper discusses Olympic athletes who have been known to dope at past Games and some medical indications and pitfalls in the TUE process...
  2. doi request reprint Therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) at the Olympic Games 1992-2012
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Sports Science, Exercise and Health, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 47:815-8. 2013
    ..The IOC and its TUEC played a pivotal role in developing the concept of TUE which is now globally accepted...
  3. doi request reprint An overview of asthma and airway hyper-responsiveness in Olympic athletes
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Sports Science, Exercise and Health M408, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 46:413-6. 2012
    ..Research is necessary to determine how many athletes will continue to experience asthma/AHR in the years after they cease intensive endurance training...
  4. doi request reprint Androgenic-anabolic steroids and the Olympic Games
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Human Movement and Exercise Science, Faculty of Life and Health Sciences, University of Western Australia, Nedlands 6009, Australia
    Asian J Androl 10:384-90. 2008
    ..Endocrinologists should be aware that on occasions, replacement testosterone (T) therapy may be authorized in sport as a therapeutic use exemption (TUE) and these circumstances are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Australian association for exercise and sports science position statement on exercise and asthma
    Alan R Morton
    School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health, University of Western Australia, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 14:312-6. 2011
    ..A specific benefit of a physical training program is that it allows asthmatics to exercise with less bronchoconstriction at the same exercise stress, although it does not abolish or reduce airway hyperresponsiveness (AHR)...
  6. doi request reprint Asthma and the elite athlete: summary of the International Olympic Committee's consensus conference, Lausanne, Switzerland, January 22-24, 2008
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Sports Science, Exercise and Health, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:254-60, 260.e1-7. 2008
    ..The policy of requiring Olympic athletes to demonstrate the presence of asthma, exercise-induced bronchoconstriction, or AHR to be approved to inhale beta(2)-agonists will continue...
  7. ncbi request reprint beta2-Agonists at the Olympic Games
    Kenneth D Fitch
    School of Human Movement and Exercise Science, University of Western Australia, Nedlands WA, Australia
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 31:259-68. 2006
    ..This article provides justification that athletes should provide evidence of asthma or EIA before being permitted to use inhaled beta2-agonists...