Nutritional Supplements in Sports and Exercise

  • Mike Greenwood
  • Matthew B. Cooke
  • Tim Ziegenfuss
  • Douglas S. Kalman
  • Jose Antonio

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. The Industrial Nature of the Supplement Game

  3. Nutritional Basics First

  4. Specialized Nutritional Strategies & Supplements

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Joan M. Eckerson
      Pages 159-185
    3. Matthew B. Cooke, Paul J. Cribb
      Pages 187-222
    4. Conrad P. Earnest, Christopher Rasmussen
      Pages 253-272
    5. Tim N. Ziegenfuss, Jamie Landis, Darryn Willoughby, Mike Greenwood
      Pages 273-301
    6. Chad M. Kerksick, Nathan H. Cole
      Pages 303-327
    7. Anupam Ohri, Stephen H. Schneider, Stephanie Wilson, Gabe Wilson
      Pages 343-360
  5. Present and Future Directions of Nutritional Supplements

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 361-361
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 375-385

About this book


This new text presents the most up-to-date research based information regarding popular sport/performance nutrient dense diets and nutritional supplements and their constituents that directly or indirectly utilize them. Previous chapters have been fully revised and new chapters have been added to cover important cutting edge topics. New chapters include: (1) Carbohydrate Utilization and Disposal in Strength/Power Training & Sports, (2) Exercise for Athletes with Diabetes, and (3) Beyond the Obvious: Future Innovations in Sports Nutrition. The volume is divided into four sections: (1) The Industrial Nature of the Supplement Game; (2) Nutritional Basics First; (3) Specialized Nutritional Strategies & Supplements; and (4) Present and Future Directions of Nutritional Supplements. Editors and authors are co-founders, board members or members of the International Society of Sports Nutrition and or current/former doctoral students from the Exercise and Sport Nutrition Laboratory located at Texas A&M University.

Nutritional Supplements in Sports and Exercise, Second Edition presents cutting edge information and is valuable to sports nutritionists, exercise physiologists, strength and conditioning/personal trainers, athletic trainers, athletic coaches, registered dietitians, and college/professional sport affiliates.


athletic populations exercise exercise performance nutrient-dense food nutritional supplementation nutritional supplements sport nutrition sports performance

Editors and affiliations

  • Mike Greenwood
    • 1
  • Matthew B. Cooke
    • 2
  • Tim Ziegenfuss
    • 3
  • Douglas S. Kalman
    • 4
  • Jose Antonio
    • 5
  1. 1.Exercise Sport Nutrition Laboratory, Department of Health & KinesiologyTexas A & M UniversityCollege StationUSA
  2. 2.Biomedical and Lifestyle Diseases (BioLED) Unit, Institute of Sport, Exercise & Active LivingCollege of Health and Biomedicine, Victoria UniversityMelbourneAustralia
  3. 3.The Center For Applied Health Sciences (CAHS)StowUSA
  4. 4.Nutrition & Applied Clinical Trials, QPS-MRA (Miami Research) & Athletics DepartmentFlorida International UniversityMiamiUSA
  5. 5.Exercise & Sport Science LaboratoryNova Southeastern UniversityFort Lauderdale-DavieUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-18229-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-18230-8
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