Quantcast

Latest Uwe Schà Stories

2010-11-30 07:48:54

(Ivanhoe Newswire) "“ Researchers followed endurance runners for two months along a 4,500-kilometer course to study how their bodies responded to the high-stress conditions of an incredibly long distance race using a mobile MRI unit. "Due to the exceptional setting of this study, we could acquire huge amounts of unique data regarding how endurance running affects the body's muscle and body fat," Uwe Schtz, M.D., a specialist in orthopedics and trauma surgery in the Department of...

2010-11-29 12:56:07

Using a mobile MRI unit, researchers followed runners for two months along a 4,500-kilometer course to study how their bodies responded to the high-stress conditions of an ultra-long-distance race, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). "Due to the exceptional setting of this study, we could acquire huge amounts of unique data regarding how endurance running affects the body's muscle and body fat," said Uwe Schtz, M.D.,...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
Related