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Title: Marathon problems
Authors: Cacciottolo, Joseph M.
Agius, Adrian M.
Keywords: Marathon running
Long-distance running
Body temperature -- Regulation
Heat -- Physiological effect
Issue Date: 1987-11
Publisher: University of Malta Medical School
Citation: Cacciottolo, J. M., & Agius, A. M. (1987). Marathon problems. Medi-Scope, 11, 6-7.
Abstract: The medical challenges associated with long- distance and marathon running are discussed in the light of a recent long-distance run held in Malta. Management of problems associated with thermo-regulation and metabolic imbalance are discussed. Medical recommendations regarding the planning of such events are proposed to potential organisers.
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