2
views
0
recommends
+1 Recommend
0 collections
    0
    shares
      • Record: found
      • Abstract: found
      • Article: found
      Is Open Access

      Intermittent Pneumatic Compression and Cold Water Immersion Effects on Physiological and Perceptual Recovery during Multi-Sports International Championship

      research-article

      Read this article at

      Bookmark
          There is no author summary for this article yet. Authors can add summaries to their articles on ScienceOpen to make them more accessible to a non-specialist audience.

          Abstract

          Background: Congested-fixture championships are common during the selection of the athletes and teams participating in the Olympic Games. Throughout these tournaments, it is fundamental to perform optimally, rest well, and recover between competitions. This study aimed to (a) explore the effectiveness of the use of intermittent pneumatic compression (IPC) and cold water immersion (CWI) to recover muscle mechanical function (MuscleMechFx), hydration status (HydS), pain perception (PainPercep), rate of perceived exertion (RPE), sleep hours, and sleep quality (SleepQual) during a regional multi-sports international championship and (b) compare these results by sex. Methods: A total of 52 basketball and handball players were exposed to a recovery protocol after the competition as follows: IPC, sequential 20 min at 200 mmHg, and CWI, continuous 12 min at 12 °C. Results: MuscleMechFx presented differences by match and sex ( p = 0.058) in time of contraction of biceps femoris; SleepQual and sleep hours were different between matches (<0.01). Conclusions: IPC + CWI seems to be effective to maintain some MuscleMechFx, HydS, and recovery and pain perception during a congested multi-sport tournament.

          Related collections

          Most cited references 59

          • Record: found
          • Abstract: found
          • Article: not found

          New horizons for the methodology and physiology of training periodization.

          The theory of training was established about five decades ago when knowledge of athletes' preparation was far from complete and the biological background was based on a relatively small amount of objective research findings. At that time, traditional 'training periodization', a division of the entire seasonal programme into smaller periods and training units, was proposed and elucidated. Since then, international sport and sport science have experienced tremendous changes, while the traditional training periodization has remained at more or less the same level as the published studies of the initial publications. As one of the most practically oriented components of theory, training periodization is intended to offer coaches basic guidelines for structuring and planning training. However, during recent decades contradictions between the traditional model of periodization and the demands of high-performance sport practice have inevitably developed. The main limitations of traditional periodization stemmed from: (i) conflicting physiological responses produced by 'mixed' training directed at many athletic abilities; (ii) excessive fatigue elicited by prolonged periods of multi-targeted training; (iii) insufficient training stimulation induced by workloads of medium and low concentration typical of 'mixed' training; and (iv) the inability to provide multi-peak performances over the season. The attempts to overcome these limitations led to development of alternative periodization concepts. The recently developed block periodization model offers an alternative revamped approach for planning the training of high-performance athletes. Its general idea proposes the sequencing of specialized training cycles, i.e. blocks, which contain highly concentrated workloads directed to a minimal number of targeted abilities. Unlike the traditional model, in which the simultaneous development of many athletic abilities predominates, block-periodized training presupposes the consecutive development of reasonably selected target abilities. The content of block-periodized training is set down in its general principles, a taxonomy of mesocycle blocks, and guidelines for compiling an annual plan.
            Bookmark
            • Record: found
            • Abstract: found
            • Article: not found

            National athletic trainers' association position statement: fluid replacement for athletes.

            To present recommendations to optimize the fluid-replacement practices of athletes. Dehydration can compromise athletic performance and increase the risk of exertional heat injury. Athletes do not voluntarily drink sufficient water to prevent dehydration during physical activity. Drinking behavior can be modified by education, increasing accessibility, and optimizing palatability. However, excessive overdrinking should be avoided because it can also compromise physical performance and health. We provide practical recommendations regarding fluid replacement for athletes. Educate athletes regarding the risks of dehydration and overhydration on health and physical performance. Work with individual athletes to develop fluid-replacement practices that optimize hydration status before, during, and after competition.
              Bookmark
              • Record: found
              • Abstract: found
              • Article: not found

              The Activity Demands and Physiological Responses Encountered During Basketball Match-Play: A Systematic Review

              Basketball is a popular, court-based team sport that has been extensively studied over the last decade.
                Bookmark

                Author and article information

                Journal
                J Funct Morphol Kinesiol
                J Funct Morphol Kinesiol
                jfmk
                Journal of Functional Morphology and Kinesiology
                MDPI
                2411-5142
                30 June 2020
                September 2020
                : 5
                : 3
                Affiliations
                [1 ]Grupo de Avances en Entrenamiento Deportivo y Acondicionamiento Físico (GAEDAF), Faculty of Sports Science, University of Extremadura, 10005 Cáceres, Spain
                [2 ]Centro de Investigación y Diagnóstico en Salud y Deporte (CIDISAD), Escuela Ciencias del Movimiento Humano y Calidad de Vida (CIEMHCAVI), Universidad Nacional, Heredia 86-3000, Costa Rica; randall.gutierrez.vargas@ 123456una.cr (R.G.-V.); augalde07@ 123456hotmail.com (A.U.R.)
                [3 ]Centro de Estudios para el Desarrollo, Rehabilitación y Salud (CEDERSA), Escuela Ciencias del Movimiento Humano y Calidad de Vida (CIEMHCAVI), Universidad Nacional, Heredia 86-3000, Costa Rica; jucagu@ 123456msn.com
                [4 ]Programa de Ciencias del Ejercicio y la Salud (PROCESA), Escuela Ciencias del Movimiento Humano y Calidad de Vida (CIEMHCAVI), Universidad Nacional, Heredia 86-3000, Costa Rica
                Author notes
                [* ]Correspondence: imartinezg@ 123456unex.es (I.M.-G.); drojasv@ 123456una.cr (D.R.-V.); braulio.sanchez.urena@ 123456una.cr (B.S.-U.); Tel.: +506-8825-0219 (D.R.-V.)
                [†]

                These authors contributed equally to this work.

                Article
                jfmk-05-00045
                10.3390/jfmk5030045
                7739238
                © 2020 by the authors.

                Licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license ( http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

                Categories
                Article

                hydration, pain, tensiomyography, muscle function, team sports

                Comments

                Comment on this article