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Chapter 1 Human Muscle functionality and Fatigue (pages 1–18): R. H. T. Edwards
Chapter 2 Glycolytic and Oxidative strength Metabolism and Contraction features of Intact Human Muscle (pages 19–40): Eric Hultman, Hans Sjoholm, Kent Sahlln and Lars Edstrom
Chapter three Muscle Fibre Recruitment and Metabolism in lengthy Exhaustive Dynamic workout (pages 41–58): Bengt Saltin
Chapter four Relevance of Muscle Fibre variety to Fatigue briefly severe and lengthy workout in guy (pages 59–74): Jan Karlsson, Bertil Sjodin, Ira Jacobs and Peter Kaiser
Chapter five influence of Metabolic alterations on strength new release in Skeletal Muscle in the course of Maximal workout (pages 75–88): Lars Hermansen
Chapter 6 The Glucose/Fatty Acid Cycle and actual Exhaustion (pages 89–101): E. A. Newsholme
Chapter 7 scarcity of Chemical gas as a reason for Fatigue: experiences by way of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Bicycle Ergometry (pages 102–119): Douglas Wilkie
Chapter eight oblique and Direct Stimulation of Fatigued Human Muscle (pages 120–129): P. A. Merton, D. ok. Hill and H. B. Morton
Chapter nine EMG and Fatigue of Human Voluntary and encouraged Contractions (pages 130–156): B. Bigland?Ritchie
Chapter 10 Firing houses of unmarried Human Motor devices on Maintained Maximal Voluntary attempt (pages 157–177): Lennart Grimby, Jan Hannerz, Jorgen Borg and Bjorn Hedman
Chapter eleven Muscle Fatigue because of adjustments past the Neuromuscular Junction (pages 178–196): D. A. Jones
Chapter 12 Contractile functionality and Fatigue of the respiration muscle mass in guy (pages 197–212): J. Moxham, C. M. Wiles, D. Newham and R. H. T. Edwards
Chapter thirteen Neural force and Electromechanical adjustments within the Fatiguing Diaphragm (pages 213–233): C. Roussos and M. Aubier
Chapter 14 The Tremor in Fatigue (pages 234–248): Olof Lippold
Chapter 15 The Pathophysiology of Inspiratory Muscle Fatigue (pages 249–263): Peter T. Macklem, Carol Cohen, G. Zagelbaum and C. Roussos
Chapter sixteen Fatigue in Human Metabolic Myopathy (pages 264–296): C. M. Wiles, D. A. Jones and R. H. T. Edwards
Chapter 17 Chairman's Summing?Up (pages 297–301): R. H. T. Edwards

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Tension development in the quadriceps femoris muscle from four subjects during electrical stimulation at 20 Hz for 75 s. Changes in relaxation rate show smaller variations between individuals in the course of continued stimulation than do the tension changes. Relaxation is also a less complex phenomenon than tension development. The ratelimiting factor for cross-bridge detachment is either the capacity for splitting ATP or the pumping back of Ca*+ into the sarcoplasmic reticulum. Both mechanisms depend on energy metabolism.

Thus, factors such as the inhibition of hexokinase by glucose 6-phosphate may play a role in locally regulating glucose uptake in individual muscle fibres. In this context, it is also interesting that glucose uptake in the legs with low or normal glycogen content was closely related to the percentage of muscle fibres depleted of glycogen in each leg. Thus, it appears likely that glucose is taken up from the blood predominantly in muscle fibres low in glycogen. At the same time, we know that at work levels above 60% Oo2max,new motor units are brought into play when initially recruited fibres are depleted of glycogen.

This opened up the possibility of using the glycogen depletion method to investigate the fibres and fibre types on which major reliance was placed in generating force in exercise of various intensities. In this paper I shall summarize some of these studies. An attempt will also be made to analyse the relation between substrate availability and work performance in long-lasting dynamic efforts. Glycogen depletion pattern in sub-maximal dynamic exercise At very light levels (30-40% Vo2max) of bicycle exercise, the depletion of glycogen from individual fibres in the quadriceps muscle occurs exclusively in the ST population (Gollnick et a1 1974a).

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