TITLE

The Real Truth About Ephedra

AUTHOR(S)
Kreider, Richard B.; Greenwood, Mike; Greenwood, Lori; Leutholtz, Brian; Stoppani, Jim
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Jun2003, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p150
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the alleged role of ephedra in the death of baseball pitcher Steve Bechler of the Baltimore Orioles baseball team. List of observations regarding the controversy about the supposed link of ephedra supplementation to the death of Bechler due to multiple organ failure as a result of heat stroke; Risk factors of Bechler for heat stroke; Reasons why the supposed link that ephedra supplementation caused or contributed to heat stroke was of no sense from a physiological standpoint.
ACCESSION #
9649420

 

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