Accession Number:

AD0686849

Title:

EFFECT OF PROTEIN DIETARY SUPPLEMENTATION ON THE PHYSICAL PERFORMANCE OF MARINE CORPS OFFICER CANDIDATES,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL MEDICAL FIELD RESEARCH LAB CAMP LEJEUNE N C

Report Date:

1969-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

Students in a physical training platoon, were administered the Marine Corps physical fitness test. Half of them were then given a protein dietary supplement and half were given placebos each day for four weeks on a double-blind basis. The physical fitness test was then readministered. There was no evidence that the group which received the supplement performed better on the retest than did the control group. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE