ACSM's guidelines for exercise testing and prescription / senior editor, Gary Liguori ; associate editors, Yuri Feito, Charles Fountaine, Brad A. Roy.

By: American College of Sports Medicine [author,, issuing body.]Contributor(s): Liguori, Gary, 1965- [editor.] | Feito, Yuri, 1978- [editor.] | Fountaine, Charles (Charles James) [editor.] | Roy, Brad [editor.]Publisher: Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, [2021]Edition: Eleventh editionDescription: xxxiv, 513 pages : illustration ; cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781975150181; 9781975150198Other title: American College of Sports Medicine's guidelines for exercise testing and prescription | Guidelines for exercise testing and prescriptionSubject(s): Motor Activity | Exercise Test -- standards | Exercise Therapy -- standards | Physical ExertionGenre/Form: Guideline Additional physical formats: Online version:: ACSM's guidelines for exercise testing and prescriptionDDC classification: 615.8/2 LOC classification: RC 684.E9 | .A26 2022NLM classification: WE 103
Contents:
Benefits and Risks Associated with Physical Activity -- Preexercise Evaluation -- Health-Related Physical Fitness Testing and Interpretation -- Clinical Exercise Test Data and Prognosis -- General Principles of Exercise Prescription -- Exercise Prescription for Healthy Populations with Special Considerations -- Environmental Considerations for Exercise Prescription -- Exercise Prescription for Individuals with Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Diseases -- Exercise Prescription for Individuals with Metabolic Disease and Brain Health and Brain-Related Disorders -- Behavioral Theories and Strategies for Promoting Exercise
Summary: "ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription is a unique book within the exercise science market. The book presents a series of guidelines for assessing fitness (testing) and prescribing exercise prescriptions). These guidelines are based on the latest primary research and change slightly - and changes are all evidence-based - with each new edition. The book is published with the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and is written by a team of experts in the field"-- Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Benefits and Risks Associated with Physical Activity -- Preexercise Evaluation -- Health-Related Physical Fitness Testing and Interpretation -- Clinical Exercise Test Data and Prognosis -- General Principles of Exercise Prescription -- Exercise Prescription for Healthy Populations with Special Considerations -- Environmental Considerations for Exercise Prescription -- Exercise Prescription for Individuals with Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Diseases -- Exercise Prescription for Individuals with Metabolic Disease and Brain Health and Brain-Related Disorders -- Behavioral Theories and Strategies for Promoting Exercise

"ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription is a unique book within the exercise science market. The book presents a series of guidelines for assessing fitness (testing) and prescribing exercise prescriptions). These guidelines are based on the latest primary research and change slightly - and changes are all evidence-based - with each new edition. The book is published with the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and is written by a team of experts in the field"-- Provided by publisher.

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