Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for Special Cases: Theoretical Basis and Clinical Application / Edition 3

Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for Special Cases: Theoretical Basis and Clinical Application / Edition 3

by James S. Skinner
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0781741130

ISBN-13: 9780781741132

Pub. Date: 02/28/2005

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This text discusses how theoretical and applied aspects of exercise testing and exercise prescription must be modified due to the restrictions and/or limitations created by a specific health state. Topics covered include: general principles of exercise testing and exercise prescription; discussion of the importance of such general factors as age, gender, and

Overview

This text discusses how theoretical and applied aspects of exercise testing and exercise prescription must be modified due to the restrictions and/or limitations created by a specific health state. Topics covered include: general principles of exercise testing and exercise prescription; discussion of the importance of such general factors as age, gender, and environment; specific health states, general treatment, risk factors, how it may affect and be affected by exercise; how to modify exercise testing procedures; how to prescribe exercise; and the effects from exercise programs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781741132
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
02/28/2005
Edition description:
Third
Pages:
418
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


    Section I. General Considerations

  1. General Principles of Exercise Testing
    Victor F. Froelicher and Stephen G. Stahr
  2. General Principles of Exercise Prescription
    James S. Skinner
  3. General Principles of Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for Muscle Strength and Endurance
    William J. Kraemer, Steven J. Fleck, and Nicholas A. Ratamess, Jr.
  4. Differences Between Men and Women for Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription
    Jack H. Wilmore
  5. Differences Between Children and Adults for Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription
    Helge U. Hebestreit and Oded Bar-Or
  6. Aging for Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription
    James S. Skinner
  7. Environmental Factors for Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription
    Samuel N. Cheuvront, Michael N. Sawka, and Kent B. Pandolf
  8. Exercise Adherence and Prescription for Special Populations
    John S. Raglin and Gregory S. Wilson
  9. Economic Evaluation: Comprehensive Cardiac Rehabilitation as an Example
    Neil B. Oldridge

    Section II. Neuromuscular and Skeletal Conditions

  10. Arthritis
    Ilkka M. Vuori
  11. Osteoporosis
    Kerri M. Winters-Stone and Christine M. Snow
  12. Chronic Pain States
    Angela K. Lyden, Kirsten Ambrose, and Daniel J. Clauw
  13. Spinal Cord Injury
    Thomas W. J. Janssen and Maria T. E. Hopman

    Section III. Metabolic Conditions

  14. Diabetes Mellitus
    Arthur S. Leon and Otto A. Sánchez
  15. Obesity
    Scott G. Owens

    Section IV. Respiratory Conditions

  16. Asthma
    Alan R. Morton and Kenneth D. Fitch
  17. Cystic Fibrosis
    Frank Cerny and David Orenstein

    Section V. Cardiovascular Conditions

  18. Coronary Heart Disease
    William L. Haskell and J. Larry Durstine
  19. Hypertension
    James S. Skinner
  20. Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease
    Andrew W. Gardner and James S. Skinner
  21. Heart Failure
    Robert S. McKelvie
  22. Heart Disease in Children
    Reginald L. Washington

    Section VI. Other Conditions

  23. End-Stage Renal Disease
    Patricia L. Painter
  24. Cancer
    Kirsten Lane and Donald C. McKenzie
  25. Pregnancy
    Larry A. Wolfe
  26. Mental Retardation
    Kenneth H. Pitetti and Bo Fernhall

    Index

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