ACSM s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription

ACSM s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription Author American College of Sports Medicine
ISBN-10 9781469826660
Year 2013-03-04
Pages 480
Language en
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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The flagship title of the certification suite from the American College of Sports Medicine, ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription is a handbook that delivers scientifically based standards on exercise testing and prescription to the certification candidate, the professional, and the student. The 9th edition focuses on evidence-based recommendations that reflect the latest research and clinical information. This manual is an essential resource for any health/fitness and clinical exercise professional, physician, nurse, physician assistant, physical and occupational therapist, dietician, and health care administrator. This manual gives succinct summaries of recommended procedures for exercise testing and exercise prescription in healthy and diseased patients.

ACSM s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription

ACSM s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription Author ACSM
ISBN-10 9781609136055
Year 2013-02-01
Pages 480
Language en
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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The flagship title of the certification suite from the American College of Sports Medicine, ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription is a handbook that delivers scientifically based standards on exercise testing and prescription to the certification candidate, the professional, and the student. The 9th edition focuses on evidence-based recommendations that reflect the latest research and clinical information. This manual is an essential resource for any health/fitness and clinical exercise professional, physician, nurse, physician assistant, physical and occupational therapist, dietician, and health care administrator. This manual give succinct summaries of recommended procedures for exercise testing and exercise prescription in healthy and diseased patients.

ACSM s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription

ACSM s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription Author American College of Sports Medicine
ISBN-10 0781769027
Year 2010
Pages 380
Language en
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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The single most internationally read and referenced text in sports medicine, exercise science, and health and fitness, this manual succinctly summarizes recommended procedures for exercise testing and exercise prescription in healthy and diseased individuals. This gold-standard text is a convenient, one-stop resource for the knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) that must be mastered by candidates for all ACSM certifications. Written by international experts in numerous fields, the Eighth Edition is fully compatible with newly released physical activity guidelines from the United States Department of Health and Human Services and state-of-the-art, research-based recommendations. A companion Website for instructors will offer a test generator, an image bank, PowerPoint slides, and a WebCT/BlackBoard-ready course cartridge. A student Website will offer the fully searchable text.

ACSM s Resource Manual for Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription

ACSM s Resource Manual for Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription Author David P. Swain
ISBN-10 9781609139568
Year 2012-12-26
Pages 896
Language en
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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ACSM's Resource Manual for Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription was created as a complement to ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription and elaborates on all major aspects of preventative rehabilitation and fitness programs and the major position stands of the ACSM. The 7th edition provides information necessary to address the knowledge, skills, and abilities set forth in the new edition of Guidelines, and explains the science behind the exercise testing and prescription. ACSM's Resource Manual is a comprehensive resource for those working in the fitness and clinical exercise fields, as well as those in academic training.

ACSM s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription

ACSM s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription Author American College of Sports Medicine
ISBN-10 CHI:089093064
Year 2010
Pages 380
Language en
Publisher
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The single most internationally read and referenced text in sports medicine, exercise science, and health and fitness, this manual succinctly summarizes recommended procedures for exercise testing and exercise prescription in healthy and diseased individuals. This gold-standard text is a convenient, one-stop resource for the knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) that must be mastered by candidates for all ACSM certifications. Written by international experts in numerous fields, the Eighth Edition is fully compatible with newly released physical activity guidelines from the United States Department of Health and Human Services and state-of-the-art, research-based recommendations. A companion Website for instructors will offer a test generator, an image bank, PowerPoint slides, and a WebCT/BlackBoard-ready course cartridge. A student Website will offer the fully searchable text.

ACSM s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription

ACSM s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription Author American College of Sports Medicine
ISBN-10 0781727359
Year 2000
Pages 368
Language en
Publisher Williams & Wilkins
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Recommended title for 2005 ACSM Certification Examinations! ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription began as a concise summary of recommendations for exercise testing and prescription primarily for cardiac patients; it has now become one of the single most internationally read and referenced texts of its kind. This reference is a virtual pharmacopoeia of exercise guidelines in a broad spectrum of patients. In this new edition there is heightened emphasis on preventing illness in apparently healthy persons and those "at risk", as well as treating patients with chronic disease. There are also two new chapters on methods for changing exercise behavior and legal issues.

ACSM s Certification Review

ACSM s Certification Review Author ACSM
ISBN-10 9781609139544
Year 2013-02-01
Pages 320
Language en
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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ACSM’s Certification Review is the ultimate resource to help you pass the exam to become a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), Certified Health Fitness Specialist (HFS), or Certified Clinical Exercise Specialist (CES). Highlights include: · Case studies that reinforce concepts, organized by KSA domains · Practice Exams that contain questions for each certification level · Job Task Analysis tables that provide breakdowns of all the KSAs by certification level and domain

ACSM s Health Related Physical Fitness Assessment Manual

ACSM s Health Related Physical Fitness Assessment Manual Author American College of Sports Medicine
ISBN-10 9781451115680
Year 2013-01-21
Pages 192
Language en
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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From the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), this text provides the information necessary to develop skills for assessing an individual's health-related physical fitness. It provides a practical "how-to-do-it" approach for performing assessment skills effectively, and an understanding of the theory behind and the importance of each skill or assessment. The Fourth Edition includes updated references to ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, Ninth Edition, more diagrams and pictures highlighting assessment techniques, and new material on physical activity assessments, considerations for medication usage, and common measurement errors. A companion Website includes an Image Collection, a Test Generator, and PowerPoint Slides.

Exercise Prescription

Exercise Prescription Author David P. Swain
ISBN-10 0736066802
Year 2007
Pages 199
Language en
Publisher Human Kinetics
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A case study approach to exercise prescription, presenting the information needed to prepare for certification by the ACSM. Topics covered include: the adoption of VO2 reserve as the basis for writing exercise prescriptions; and prescribing exercise to special cases such as pregnant women.

Advanced Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription 7th Edition

Advanced Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription 7th Edition Author Heyward, Vivian H.
ISBN-10 9781450466004
Year 2014-04-23
Pages 552
Language en
Publisher Human Kinetics
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Built around physical fitness components, this text shows how to assess each fitness component and then how to design exercise programs based on that assessment. It bridges the gap between research and practice for exercise science students and fitness professionals.

ACSM s Resources for the Personal Trainer

ACSM s Resources for the Personal Trainer Author American College of Sports Medicine
ISBN-10 9781469826578
Year 2013-03-22
Pages 592
Language en
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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ACSM’s Resources for the Personal Trainer provides a broad introduction to the field of personal training, covering both basic science topics and practical application. It was originally designed to help people prepare for the ACSM Personal Training Certification Exam. It continues to serve that function, but the market for it has expanded to practitioners in the field looking for an additional resource, as well as in an academic setting where the book is a core text for personal training programs.

Clinical Exercise Physiology

Clinical Exercise Physiology Author Jonathan K. Ehrman
ISBN-10 9781450412803
Year 2013
Pages 757
Language en
Publisher Human Kinetics
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"Clinical Exercise Physiology, Third Edition," provides a comprehensive look at the clinical aspects of exercise physiology by thoroughly examining the relationship between exercise and chronic disease and addressing diseases and populations that clinical exercise physiologists encounter in their work.