ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription / Edition 5

ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription / Edition 5

by Donald A. Mahler, Victor F. Froelicher, American College of Sports Medicine Staff, Tracey D. York
     
 

ISBN-10: 0683000233

ISBN-13: 9780683000238

Pub. Date: 05/28/1995

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

The fifth edition of ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription features:
  • More quantative data-threshold values, clinical laboratory cutoffs, nomograms, and normative fitness data.
  • Greater detail on "special populations" such as children, pregnant women, and the elderly.
  • More on testing and prescription for pulmonary patients.

Overview

The fifth edition of ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription features:

  • More quantative data-threshold values, clinical laboratory cutoffs, nomograms, and normative fitness data.
  • Greater detail on "special populations" such as children, pregnant women, and the elderly.
  • More on testing and prescription for pulmonary patients.
  • New appendices on ECG interpretation schemata and expanded treatment of environmental considerations.
  • Revised knowledge, skills, and abilities underlying each ACSM certification.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683000238
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
05/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
4.46(w) x 6.82(h) x 0.73(d)

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