Renata Rebello Mendes
- Effects of creatine supplementation on the performance and body composition of competitive swimmersRenata Rebello Mendes
Department of Food and Experimental Nutrition, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo Av, Lineu Prestes, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
J Nutr Biochem 15:473-8. 2004..These results suggest that creatine supplementation cannot be considered to be an ergogenic supplement ensuring improved performance and muscle mass gain in swimmers...
- [Neuroendocrine and nutritional aspects of overtraining]Marcelo Macedo Rogero
Departamento de Alimentos e Nutricao Experimental, Faculdade de Ciencias Farmaceuticas, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP
Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 49:359-68. 2005..Thus, recent hypothesis related to cytokine release, to central fatigue, to depletion of muscle and liver glycogen, and to a reduction in glutamine availability during physical activity are being raised...
- [Creatine: the nutritional supplement for exercise - current concepts]Renata Rebello Mendes
Departamento de Alimentos e Nutricao Experimental, Laboratório de Nutrição, Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas Universidade de São Paulo, SP, Brasil
Arch Latinoam Nutr 52:117-27. 2002..The decision to use creatine as a mean to enhance sport performance is left to the description to the individual athlete...