Skip to main content

Currently Skimming:

II Authored Papers and Workshop Discussions
Pages 83-84

The Chapter Skim interface presents what we've algorithmically identified as the most significant single chunk of text within every page in the chapter.
Select key terms on the right to highlight them within pages of the chapter.

From page 83...
... Male military personnel maintain high protein intakes from food, however, female personnel generally consume less energy and protein than the MRDA guidelines in field situations. A substantial number of military personnel consume protein powders and supplemental amino acids, with use among male personnel double that of female personnel.
From page 84...
... Systemic infection and serious injury trigger rapid breakdown of skeletal muscle protein to supply amino acids for specific immune responses in the liver and immune tissues, leading to a marked translocation of nitrogen from muscle to viscera, and a loss of skeletal muscle mass. Chapters 9 and 10 provide a dynamic point/counterpoint discussion between D.J.

This material may be derived from roughly machine-read images, and so is provided only to facilitate research.
More information on Chapter Skim is available.