Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Fitness

  • Per-Olof Astrand
Part of the Nutrition and Food Science book series (NFS, volume 3)


In my comments I would like to make some sort of a cocktail of physiology (energy output; the substrate for working skeletal muscles), nutrition (intake of energy and nutrients), psychology (motivation for exercise), education (what should we teach).


Physical Activity Energy Intake Energy Output Maximal Oxygen Uptake Habitual Physical Activity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Per-Olof Astrand
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  1. 1.Dept. Physiology IIIKarolinska InstituteStockholmSweden

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