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The effect of blood alcohol on the initial responses to cold water immersion in humans. / Eglin, Clare; Golden, F.; Hampton, I.; Tipton, Mike.

In: European Journal of Applied Physiology, Vol. 75, No. 3, 1997, p. 279-281.

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Eglin, C, Golden, F, Hampton, I & Tipton, M 1997, 'The effect of blood alcohol on the initial responses to cold water immersion in humans', European Journal of Applied Physiology, vol. 75, no. 3, pp. 279-281. https://doi.org/10.1007/s004210050161

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Eglin, Clare ; Golden, F. ; Hampton, I. ; Tipton, Mike. / The effect of blood alcohol on the initial responses to cold water immersion in humans. In: European Journal of Applied Physiology. 1997 ; Vol. 75, No. 3. pp. 279-281.

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