(0) items

Exercise Physiology : Integrating Theory and Application,9780781783514
This item qualifies for


Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Exercise Physiology : Integrating Theory and Application

by ; ;


Pub. Date:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
List Price: $106.99

Buy Used Textbook

Usually Ships in 2-3 Business Days

Buy New Textbook

Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days



Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $54.08

Questions About This Book?

What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 3/1/2011.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.


Designed for undergraduate course work, this exercise physiology textbook unites research and theory with real-world application so students can easily relate to the concepts being presented. The unique applied approach fully engages you in discovering how the human body works and responds to exercise. You#x19;ll not only gain a solid foundation in exercise physiology concepts, you#x19;ll also learn how to apply these concepts on the job to optimize athletic performance and well-being. Moreover, you#x19;ll come to understand the vital health benefits of exercise and physical activity for all individuals at all ages, including special populations. Beginning with basic exercise physiology concepts, the text progressively builds your knowledge by integrating these concepts into practical discussions of nutrition and training. The text stresses a research-based approach, enabling you to locate and evaluate the evidence you need to make good decisions. Numerous examples further underscore the importance of basic concepts and research in addressing real-life challenges in exercise and athletic training.

Table of Contents

Part I: Foundations of Exercise Physiology Chapter 1: Applying Research to Everyday Exercise and Sport Chapter 2: Bioenergetics and Meeting the Metabolic Demands for Energy Part II: Exercise Physiology and Body Systems Chapter 3: Skeletal Muscle System Chapter 4: Nervous System Chapter 5: Cardiovascular System Chapter 6: Respiratory System Chapter 7: Endocrine System Part III: Nutrition and Environment Chapter 8: Nutritional Support for Exercise Chapter 9: Fluid and Electrolyte Challenges in Exercise Chapter 10: Environmental Challenges and Exercise Performance Part IV: Training for Health and Performance Chapter 11: Understanding and Improving Body Composition Chapter 12: Aerobic and Strength Training Prescription for Health and Performance Chapter 13: Testing and Evaluating Physical Fitness Chapter 14: Ergogenics in Exercise and Sport Chapter 15: Training Considerations for Special Populations

Please wait while the item is added to your cart...