Asian Journal of Sports Medicine

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The Effects of Copenhagen Football Test on Glutathione Reductase and Catalase Activity in Female Football Players

Bahram Abedi 1 , * , Hoseyn Fatolahi 2 , Sara Kouhidehkordi 1 and Gholam Abbass Zolfaghari 1
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1 Department of Physical Education, Mahallat Branch, Islamic Azad University, Mahallat, IR Iran
2 Department of Physical Education, Pardis Branch, Islamic Azad University, Pardis, IR Iran
Article information
  • Asian Journal of Sports Medicine: March 2017, 8 (1); e41473
  • Published Online: January 4, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 14, 2016
  • Revised: October 30, 2016
  • Accepted: December 25, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/asjsm.41473

To Cite: Abedi B, Fatolahi H, Kouhidehkordi S, Zolfaghari G A. The Effects of Copenhagen Football Test on Glutathione Reductase and Catalase Activity in Female Football Players, Asian J Sports Med. 2017 ; 8(1):e41473. doi: 10.5812/asjsm.41473.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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