PURPOSE: To determine and characterize the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis and sympathoadrenal (SA) system response to repeated bouts of downhill running (DHR) and examine potential protective physiological adaptions from a repeated bout effect.
Bach, C. W., Dyer, B., Ormsbee, M. J., & McKune, A. J. (2014). Adaptive Stress Response to Repeated Bouts of Downhill Running: Salivary Cortisol and alpha-Amylase. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 46(5), 916-916. https://doi.org/10.1249/01.mss.0000496248.57890.87