Exercise Testing and Prescription / Edition 7

Exercise Testing and Prescription / Edition 7

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by David Nieman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073376485

ISBN-13: 9780073376486

Pub. Date: 01/19/2010

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

This comprehensive text describes fitness assessment and exercise prescription concepts. Exercise testing and prescription are presented within a health-related context, with practical applications for sports nutrition, weight management, the aging process, and prevention and management of chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, cancer, osteoporosis, and

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This comprehensive text describes fitness assessment and exercise prescription concepts. Exercise testing and prescription are presented within a health-related context, with practical applications for sports nutrition, weight management, the aging process, and prevention and management of chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, cancer, osteoporosis, and arthritis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073376486
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date:
01/19/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
672
Sales rank:
392,380
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Part I. Trends and Definitions

1. Health and Fitness Trends
Part II. Screening and Testing

2. Testing Concepts

3. Cardiorespiratory Fitness

4. Body Composition

5. Musculoskeletal Fitness
Part III. Conditioning for Physical Fitness

6. Exercise Prescription

7. Nutrition and Performance
Part IV. Physical Activity and Disease

8. Heart Disease

9. Cancer

10. Diabetes

11. Obesity

12. Psychological Health

13. Aging, Osteoporosis, and Arthritis
Appendix A Physical Fitness Test Norms
Appendix B Major Bones, Muscles, and Arteries of the Human Body
Glossary
Index

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