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  • ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription
    ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription (English, Paperback) American College of Sports Medicine

    ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription is the flagship title from the American College of Sports Medicine, the prestigious organization that sets the standards for the exercise profession. This critical handbook delivers scientifically based standards on exercise testing and prescription to the certification candidate, the professional, and the student. This manual gives succinct summaries of recommended procedures for exercise testing and exercise prescription in healthy and diseased patients The tenth edition reflects some crucial and exciting changes, making the content necessary for effective study and practice. New pre-exercise health screening recommendations are critical to helping more of the population begin a safe, healthy physical activity program without consulting a physician. New and expanded information on the risks of sedentary behavior, clinical exercise testing and interpretation, high intensity interval training, musculoskeletal injury risk, fitness testing protocols and norms, and an expansion of the principles of health behavior change are included. Additionally, significant reorganization of content will help you reach the information you need quickly. This manual is an essential resource for all exercise professionals, as well as other health professionals who may council patients on exercise including physicians, nurses, physician's assistants, physical and occupational therapists, dieticians, and health care administrators.

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  • ACSM's Certification Review
    ACSM's Certification Review (English, Paperback) American College of Sports Medicine

    With ACSM's Certification Review as your guide, you can be ready to successfully pass the exam to become a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP-C), or Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist (CEP). As a review tool, this text will help you identify your strengths and weaknesses and then eliminate those areas of weakness with further study. Most importantly, this text will help you advance your career in fitness and exercise.Now aligned with the tenth edition of the ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, this text is reflective of the key changes and the only print resource for the current ACSM certification exams. ACSM's Certification Review is organized into three parts by certification level.

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  • ACSM's Introduction to Exercise Science
    ACSM's Introduction to Exercise Science (English, Paperback) American College of Sports Medicine

    Developed by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), this book provides an overview of exercise science and related areas, such as athletic training and sports medicine, to help readers develop an understanding of the basics of exercise science and the range of career paths in the field.

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  • ACSM's Resources for the Exercise Physiologist
    ACSM's Resources for the Exercise Physiologist (English, Hardback) American College of Sports Medicine

    This package contains the following products:9781496329264 ACSM ACSM's Resources for Exercise Physiologist, Revised Reprint9781469886916 ACSM ACSM's Resources for the Certified Exercise Physiologist Powered by PrepU, 12 Month Access

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  • ACSM's Complete Guide to Fitness & Health 2nd Edition
    ACSM's Complete Guide to Fitness & Health 2nd Edition (English, Paperback) Barbara Bushman

    ACSM's Complete Guide to Fitness & Health, Second Edition, offers the most current exercise and nutrition guidelines along with assessments, exercises, activities, and programs for varying ages, special conditions, and fitness goals. Authoritative and comprehensive, it makes adding, enhancing, or customizing a fitness and health routine safe and effective.

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  • ACSM's Health-Related Physical Fitness Assessment Manual
    ACSM's Health-Related Physical Fitness Assessment Manual (English, Paperback) American College of Sports Medicine

    Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.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.

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  • ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer
    ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer (English, Hardback) American College of Sports Medicine

    Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.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.

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  • ACSM's Exercise Management for Persons with Chronic Diseases and Disabilities-4th Edition
    ACSM's Exercise Management for Persons with Chronic Diseases and Disabilities-4th Edition (English, Hardback) American College of Sports Medicine

    The fourth edition of ACSM's Exercise Management for Persons with Chronic Diseases and Disabilities reveals common ground between medical and exercise professionals, creating a more collaborative approach to patient care. It presents a framework for optimising patients' and clients' functionality by keeping them physically active.

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  • ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription
    ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription (English, Paperback) American College of Sports Medicine

    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.

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  • PrepU for ACSM's Certified Exercise Physiologist Exam
    PrepU for ACSM's Certified Exercise Physiologist Exam (English, Miscellaneous print) American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)

    This valuable new resource is specifically designed for candidates for the ACSM's Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP-C) and those personal trainers wanting to take their knowledge to the next level. It contains the latest material on health and fitness written by the entity setting the standard for scientifically based practice, The American College of Sports Medicine. The American College of sports Medicine is the largest sports medicine and exercise science organization in the world. More than 45,000 members are dedicated to advancing and integrating scientific research to provide educational and practical applications of exercise science and sports medicine. PrepU is an adaptive quizzing engine built by teachers and tested in the classroom. PrepU's personalized quizzes help each student learn more, while giving instructors a window into their students' progress-highlighting misconceptions, strengths, and weaknesses.This version of PrepU for ACSM's Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP-C) 1e is for 12 months of access through the purchase of a unique code redeemed via thePoint (http://thepoint.lww.com). That code will be shipped to you via U.S. mail within 3 to 7 days of your online purchase.

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  • ACSM's Behavioral Aspects of Physical Activity and Exercise
    ACSM's Behavioral Aspects of Physical Activity and Exercise (English, Paperback) American College of Sports Medicine

    Based on the latest scientific research findings, ACSM's Behavioral Aspects of Physical Activity and Exercise lays the theoretical foundation of behavior change and then provides specific strategies, tools, and methods to motivate and inspire clients to be active, exercise, and stay healthy. Developed by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and written by a team of leading experts in exercise science and motivation, this highly practical book provides step-by-step instructions to help fitness/health professionals and students master motivation techniques that have proven successful in helping clients adhere to an exercise program.

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  • ACSM's Resource Manual for Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription
    ACSM's Resource Manual for Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription (English, Paperback) American College of Sports Medicine

    Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.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.

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  • ACSM's Foundations of Strength Training and Conditioning
    ACSM's Foundations of Strength Training and Conditioning (English, Hardback) American College of Sports Medicine

    Developed by the American College of Sports Medicine, this text offers a comprehensive introduction to the basics of strength training and conditioning based on the latest research findings. ACSM's Foundations of Strength Training and Conditioning is divided into four parts: Foundations, Physiological Responses and Adaptations, Strength Training and Conditioning Program Design, and Assessment. The text focuses on practical applications, enabling students to develop, implement, and assess the results of training programs that are designed to optimize strength, power, and athletic performance. Moreover, the text's clear, straightforward writing style makes it easy to grasp new concepts.

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  • ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription
    ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription (English, Paperback) American College of Sports Medicine

    ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription is the flagship title from the American College of Sports Medicine, the prestigious organization that sets the standards for the exercise profession. This critical handbook delivers scientifically based standards on exercise testing and prescription to the certification candidate, the professional, and the student. This manual gives succinct summaries of recommended procedures for exercise testing and exercise prescription in healthy and diseased patients The tenth edition reflects some crucial and exciting changes, making the content necessary for effective study and practice. New pre-exercise health screening recommendations are critical to helping more of the population begin a safe, healthy physical activity program without consulting a physician. New and expanded information on the risks of sedentary behavior, clinical exercise testing and interpretation, high intensity interval training, musculoskeletal injury risk, fitness testing protocols and norms, and an expansion of the principles of health behavior change are included. Additionally, significant reorganization of content will help you reach the information you need quickly. This manual is an essential resource for all exercise professionals, as well as other health professionals who may council patients on exercise including physicians, nurses, physician's assistants, physical and occupational therapists, dieticians, and health care administrators.

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  • ACSM's Exercise for Older Adults
    ACSM's Exercise for Older Adults (English, Paperback) American College of Sports Medicine

    In ACSM's Exercise for Older Adults world-renowned researchers and practitioners make a compelling case for older adults to engage in physical activity. Over the course of ten chapters, the text highlights the physiological, psychological, and social benefits of a physically active lifestyle. Students and professionals will benefit from implementation strategies including motivation to initiate and maintain exercise; options for healthy older adults; options for older adults with special needs; and assessing progress and performance. The text completes its presentation by including practical information on integrating exercise into complete healthy lifestyles with consideration to helping individuals select a physical activity program that works. A frequently asked questions chapter provides exercise professionals with resources to anticipate and respond to their clients.

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  • ACSM's Advanced Exercise Physiology
    ACSM's Advanced Exercise Physiology (English, Hardback) American College of Sports Medicine

    Written at a graduate level, the Second Edition of ACSM's Advanced Exercise Physiology enables experienced students to develop an in-depth understanding of exercise physiology along with its related topics and applications. Both the immediate and long-term effects of exercise on individual body systems are described in detail, and the text emphasizes how each body system's physiological response to exercise is interdependent. Moreover, it examines how these physiological responses are affected by heat, cold, hypoxia, microgravity, rest, and hyperbaria.This Second Edition features a team of international authors and editors whose expertise spans general physiology, exercise physiology, and research. Together, they have substantially revised, updated, and reorganized the text to incorporate feedback from both instructors and students.

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  • ACSM's Resources for the Group Exercise Instructor
    ACSM's Resources for the Group Exercise Instructor (English, Paperback) American College of Sports Medicine

    ACSM's Resources for the Group Exercise Instructor gives you the knowledge and the skills you need to effectively lead group exercise. You'll learn how to take advantage of group dynamics to improve health and well-being. You'll also discover how to work with clients with special needs, so that everyone can safely benefit from group exercise. Moreover, the book shows how the skills you'll gain can easily be adapted to different environments, including gyms, studios, recreational facilities, and clubs. Developed by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), this book thoroughly prepares you to become an ACSM Certified Group Exercise Instructor. Following an introduction, which includes a profile of a group exercise instructor, the book covers such topics as leadership, class design, legal issues and responsibilities, and exercise science. The book's accompanying video demonstrates how the techniques discussed in the book are put into practice during an actual group exercise class.

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  • ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer
    ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer (English, Hardback) American College of Sports Medicine

    Published by the American College of Sports Medicine, this Fifth Edition of ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer is the critical content for those seeking to gain ACSM's Certified Personal Trainer certification, and those currently practicing. This title is now fully aligned to the tenth edition of ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, and includes the new pre-participation guidelines, which will be critical for those in the personal trainer field. This title continues to recognize the Personal Trainer as a professional in the continuum of creating healthy lifestyles and provides the Personal Trainer with both the tools and scientific evidence to build safe and effective exercise programs for a variety of clients. ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer is the official preparation book for the ACSM Certified Personal TrainerSM examination. Divided into six distinctly different parts, ranging from an introduction to the profession of personal training to how to run a personal training business, ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer provides coverage of anatomy, exercise physiology, biomechanics, behavior modification, and nutrition as well as assessment of strength and flexibility and the development of resistance and cardiorespiratory training programs. The science- and evidence-based approach allows the Personal Trainer to transfer knowledge to their clients effectively.

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  • Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Children and Adolescents (English, Hardback) Thomas Rowland

    Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Children and Adolescents compiles the latest evidence-based research on exercise stress testing to provide guidance for those testing young patients.

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