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By Jose Ignacio Priego Quesada

This publication addresses the appliance of infrared thermography in activities, reading the most advantages of this non-invasive, non-radiating and reasonably cheap strategy. facets lined comprise the detection of accidents in activities drugs, the overview of activities functionality because of the current hyperlink among actual health and thermoregulation and the research of warmth move for activities clothing and activities apparatus. even though infrared thermography is widely thought of to be a quick and easy-to-use instrument, the facility to carry actual and repeatable measurements is a vital attention. moreover, you will need to be accustomed to the newest activities reports released in this strategy to comprehend its capability and obstacles. for this reason, this e-book establishes an essential hyperlink among laboratory checks and the activities box.

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M. com R. M. I. I. I. Priego Quesada et al. book. And finally, another important reason is the decrease in price of infrared cameras in recent years. In the journal peer review process of different recent studies in sport science using infrared thermography performed by the authors of these chapters, we observed a high number of studies with important issues that make publication difficult. Most of these issues are related to methodological aspects or with the establishing logical reasoning to support the study hypotheses and to interpret the results.

7 a Origin of the concept of realization of a black body. I. Priego Quesada et al. Fig. 8 Spectral emissive power of the black body for each wavelength at different temperatures of the visible radiation [16]. As the temperature is lower in the bodies, its emission is higher in the infrared region. A black body with a temperature close to the room temperature does not emit in the visible range and emits all its radiations as infrared radiation [9] (Fig. 9). 3 lm, and therefore all its radiation is infrared radiation; more specifically, the 90% of the emitted infrared radiation is in the far infrared [1, 15] (Fig.

Fig. I. Priego Quesada et al. The second most relevant is the publication of Clark et al. [31], which was previously commented upon. Although the main limitation of this study is that it was performed with only two participants, its strengths are: (1) it was the first study written in English with infrared thermography in sport science; (2) the study deals with different aspects such as the effect of wind, the comparison of infrared thermography with thermocouples, or the comparison between performing exercise in a laboratory or outdoors; and (3) the study discusses many aspects, from the temperature distribution to the effect of the curvature of the body or sweat on thermal data.

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