J Occup Environ Med 2021 Apr;63(4):350-356
School of Integrative Physiology and Athletic Training, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana (Ms Christison, Mr Gurney, Mr Sol, Ms Williamson-Reisdorph, Ms Quindry, Dr Quindry, Dr Dumke); United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, National Technology and Development Program, Missoula, Montana (Mr Sol).
Objective: To document the effects of wildland firefighter (WLFF) critical training (CT) on physiologic markers of muscle damage and acute overreaching.
Methods: Eighteen male and three female WLFFs were studied during an 11-day CT. Upper-body (US), lower-body (LS) muscle soreness and body weight (BW) were collected daily. Read More