Relationship between physical fitness and climbing performance while ascending Mera Peak (6654 m) in Iranian female climbers

Vahid Tadibi & Nasrin Abdollahi Shamami
Objective: Because of decrement in arterial oxygen saturation at altitude, physical fitness will be reduced. Studies show individual differences in physical fitness diminution at altitude; however, there is no gold standard in low altitude to find these differences to date. One of the criteria for selection[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]