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Nicotine, exercise and heat stress: Performance benefits, health risks and implications for the Prohibited List

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Project Title: Nicotine, Exercise and Heat Stress: Performance Benefits, Health Risks and Implications for the Prohibited List 

Researcher: Dr. T. Mundel

Institution: Massey University, New Zealand

Year accepted: 2012

Summary: This project will extend the limited data on whether nicotine does improve endurance performance, and determine whether at higher ambient temperatures nicotine may lead to developing heat illness, increasing an athlete’s health risk.

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