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- Lukaski, Henry C.; Hall, Clinton B.; Nielsen, Forrest H.
- Aviation, space, and environmental medicine 1990 v.61 no.10 pp. 913
- women; young adults; iron deficiency anemia; eating habits; diet; menstruation; heat production; thermoregulation; dietary mineral supplements; hemoglobin; cold tolerance; thyroid hormones; norepinephrine; physiological regulation; cold; nutrition risk assessment
- ... Physiological responses at 16 degrees C were studied in 11 women, age 28 +/- 2(mean +/- S.E.) years and 26 +/- 2% fat, after their body iron stores were depleted by diet (5.0 mg iron x 2,000 kcal-1 x d-1), phlebotomy and menstruation for about 80 d and were repleted by diet (13.7 mg iron x 2,000 kcal-1 x d-1) for about 100 d, including daily iron supplementation (50 mg of iron as ferrous sulfate) ...