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Evalu@ + Sports. Creatine Phosphokinase and Urea in High-Performance Athletes During Competition. a Framework for Predicting Injuries Caused by Fatigue

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Elite athletes follow a strict regime of physical training that forces muscle deterioration - reconstruction cycles and specific energy generation patterns. One can monitor metabolic functions in blood for further training planning and optimization. The creatine phosphokinase (CPK) and the Urea appear in the serum-blood with higher average values in elite-athletes in comparison with sedentary subjects. In this manuscript, CPK and Urea recorded in professional soccer players are studied along a full season to create a framework where training sessions could be customized. Preliminary results set the foundation for building a platform capable of anticipating fatigue-induced injuries and a detailed recovery follow-up of lesions.


  • Elite athletes fatigue
  • Fatigue analysis
  • Training planning
  • Evalu@ data centralizer
  • Prediction of injures by fatigue

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Yepes Zuluaga, J.F., Gregory Tatis, A.D., Forero Arévalo, D.S., Yepes-Calderon, F. (2021). Evalu@ + Sports. Creatine Phosphokinase and Urea in High-Performance Athletes During Competition. a Framework for Predicting Injuries Caused by Fatigue. In: Florez, H., Pollo-Cattaneo, M.F. (eds) Applied Informatics. ICAI 2021. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 1455. Springer, Cham.

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