9780073376486

Exercise Testing & Prescription

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  • ISBN13:

    9780073376486

  • ISBN10:

    0073376485

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/19/2010
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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Summary

This comprehensive text provides coverage of fitness assessment concepts, hands-on prescription applications, and a thorough preparation for ACSM certification exams. Exercise testing and prescription are presented within a health-related context that provides the latest research findings on exercise and nutrition, obesity, heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and aging.

Table of Contents

Preface
Trends and Definitions
Health and Fitness Trends
Screening and Testing
Testing Concepts
Cardiorespiratory Fitness
Body Composition
Musculoskeletal Fitness
Conditioning for Physical Fitness
Exercise Prescription
Nutrition and Performance
Physical Activity and Disease
Heart Disease
Cancer
Diabetes
Obesity
Psychological Health
Aging, Osteoporosis, and Arthritis
Physical Fitness Test Norms
Major Bones, Muscles, and Arteries of the Human Body
Glossary
Index
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