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SSE #109: Is There a Need for Protein Ingestion During Exercise?

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • Identify mechanisms for stimulating new muscle protein synthesis
  • Discuss the importance of protein quality and the role of leucine in stimulating muscle protein synthesis
  • Determine the daily protein needs of athletes and calculate the amount of protein each athlete needs

COURSE

CREDITS

COURSE EXPIRATION

BOC

1

1/1/2018

ACSM

1

1/1/2018

USA Cycling Association

1

1/1/2018

Commission on Dietetic Registration

1

1/1/2018

CSCCa

1

1/1/2018

NASM

0.1

12/31/2016

REFERENCE ARTICLE

Is There a Need for Protein Ingestion During Exercise?