Exercise Physiology: Theory and Application to Fitness and Performance with Ready Notes and Powerweb/Olc Bind-in Passcard / Edition 5 available in Hardcover
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- McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Especially for exercise science and physical education students, this text provides a solid foundation in theory illuminated by application and performance models to increase understanding and to help students apply what they've learned in the classroom and beyond.
|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Companies, The|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.70(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.50(d)|
Table of ContentsSection I Physiology of Exercise1 Physiology of Exercise in the United States: Its Past, Its Future 2 Control of the Internal Environment 3 Bioenergetics 4 Exercise Metabolism 5 Hormonal Responses to Exercise 6 Measurement of Work, Power, and Energy Expenditure 7 The Nervous System: Structure and Control of Movement 8 Skeletal Muscle: Structure and Function 9 Circulatory Adaptations to Exercise 10 Respiration during Exercise 11 Acid-Base Balance during Exercise 12 Temperature Regulation 13 The Physiology of Training: Effect on V02 Max, Performance, Homeostasis, and Strength Section II Physiology of Health and Fitness 14 Patterns in Health and Disease: Epidemiology and Physiology 15 Work Tests to Evaluate Cardiorespiratory Fitness 16 Exercise Prescriptions for Health and Fitness 17 Exercise for Special Populations 18 Body Composition and Nutrition for Health Section III Physiology of Performance 19 Factors Affecting Performance 20 Work Tests to Evaluate Performance (and more...)