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Fitness Professional's Handbook

por Howley, Edward T [editor]; Thompson, Dixie L [editora].
Tipo de material: materialTypeLabelLibroNúmero de ubicación: 613.7 F546Editor: Editor: Estados Unidos : Human kinetics , 2017.Edición: Septima edición.Descripción: 572 páginas : fotografías, gráficas, tablas ; 29 cm.Tipo de contenido: texto Tipo de medio: no mediado Tipo de soporte / portador: volumenISBN: 9781492523376.Materia(s): ESTADO FÍSICO | EJERCICIO -- ASPECTOS FISIOLOGICOS | DEPORTES -- ASPECTOS FISIOLOGICOS | ENTRENAMIENTO ATLÉTICO
Contenidos parciales:
Part I. Physical Activity: Links to Health, Fitness, and Performance Chapter 1. Health, Fitness, and Performance Edward T. Howley Chapter 2. Health Risk Appraisal Michael Shipe Part II. Scientific Foundations Chapter 3. Functional Anatomy and Biomechanics Clare E. Milner Chapter 4. Exercise Physiology Edward T. Howley Chapter 5. Nutrition Dixie L. Thompson Chapter 6. Measurements of Energy Cost in Physical Activity Edward T. Howley Part III. Fitness Assessment Chapter 7. Assessment of Cardiorespiratory Fitness Edward T. Howley Chapter 8. Assessment of Body Composition Dixie L. Thompson Chapter 9. Assessment of Muscular Fitness Avery Faigenbaum Chapter 10. Assessment of Flexibility and Low-Back Function Laura Horvath Gagnon Part IV. Exercise Prescription for Health, Fitness, and Performance Chapter 11. Exercise Prescription for Cardiorespiratory Fitness Edward T. Howley Chapter 12. Exercise Prescription for Weight Management Dixie L. Thompson Chapter 13. Exercise Prescription for Muscular Fitness Avery Faigenbaum Chapter 14. Exercise Prescription for Flexibility and Low-Back Function Laura Horvath Gagnon Chapter 15. Training for Performance Scott A. Conger Part V. Special Populations Chapter 16. Exercise for Children and Youth Edward T. Howley Chapter 17. Exercise and Older Adults Edward T. Howley Chapter 18. Exercise and Women’s Health Dixie L. Thompson Chapter 19. Exercise and Heart Disease David R. Bassett, Jr. Chapter 20. Exercise and Obesity Dixie L. Thompson Chapter 21. Exercise and Diabetes Dixie L. Thompson Chapter 22. Exercise and Pulmonary Disease David R. Bassett, Jr. Part VI. Comprehensive Exercise Program Considerations Chapter 23. Behavior Change Janet Buckworth Chapter 24. ECG and Exercise Performance David R. Bassett, Jr. Chapter 25. Injury Prevention and Treatment Jenny Moshak Chapter 26. Legal Considerations JoAnn M. Eickhoff-Shemek Appendix A: Calculation of Oxygen Uptake and Carbon Dioxide Production Appendix B: Fitness Assessment Glossary References Index About the Editors About the Contributors.
Resumen: Fitness Professional’s Handbook, Seventh Edition With Web Resource, provides current and future fitness professionals with the knowledge to screen participants, conduct standardized fitness tests, evaluate the major components of fitness, and prescribe appropriate exercise. The fully updated text uses the latest standards, guidelines, and research from authorities in the field to prepare readers for certification and arm them with the knowledge to work with a variety of clients and populations. This full-color text incorporates information from the 10th edition of ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription and the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans exercise and physical activity recommendations for adults, older adults, children, and those with special needs. The text embraces the importance of communication between allied health and medical professionals with those in the fitness arena to provide readers with a foundation for prescribing exercise and delivering need- and goal-specific physical activity and fitness programs.
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Part I. Physical Activity: Links to Health, Fitness, and Performance
Chapter 1. Health, Fitness, and Performance
Edward T. Howley
Chapter 2. Health Risk Appraisal
Michael Shipe

Part II. Scientific Foundations
Chapter 3. Functional Anatomy and Biomechanics
Clare E. Milner
Chapter 4. Exercise Physiology
Edward T. Howley
Chapter 5. Nutrition
Dixie L. Thompson
Chapter 6. Measurements of Energy Cost in Physical Activity
Edward T. Howley

Part III. Fitness Assessment
Chapter 7. Assessment of Cardiorespiratory Fitness
Edward T. Howley
Chapter 8. Assessment of Body Composition
Dixie L. Thompson
Chapter 9. Assessment of Muscular Fitness
Avery Faigenbaum
Chapter 10. Assessment of Flexibility and Low-Back Function
Laura Horvath Gagnon

Part IV. Exercise Prescription for Health, Fitness, and Performance
Chapter 11. Exercise Prescription for Cardiorespiratory Fitness
Edward T. Howley
Chapter 12. Exercise Prescription for Weight Management
Dixie L. Thompson
Chapter 13. Exercise Prescription for Muscular Fitness
Avery Faigenbaum
Chapter 14. Exercise Prescription for Flexibility and Low-Back Function
Laura Horvath Gagnon
Chapter 15. Training for Performance
Scott A. Conger

Part V. Special Populations
Chapter 16. Exercise for Children and Youth
Edward T. Howley
Chapter 17. Exercise and Older Adults
Edward T. Howley
Chapter 18. Exercise and Women’s Health
Dixie L. Thompson
Chapter 19. Exercise and Heart Disease
David R. Bassett, Jr.
Chapter 20. Exercise and Obesity
Dixie L. Thompson
Chapter 21. Exercise and Diabetes
Dixie L. Thompson
Chapter 22. Exercise and Pulmonary Disease
David R. Bassett, Jr.

Part VI. Comprehensive Exercise Program Considerations
Chapter 23. Behavior Change
Janet Buckworth
Chapter 24. ECG and Exercise Performance
David R. Bassett, Jr.
Chapter 25. Injury Prevention and Treatment
Jenny Moshak
Chapter 26. Legal Considerations
JoAnn M. Eickhoff-Shemek

Appendix A: Calculation of Oxygen Uptake and Carbon Dioxide Production
Appendix B: Fitness Assessment

Glossary
References
Index
About the Editors
About the Contributors.

Fitness Professional’s Handbook, Seventh Edition With Web Resource, provides current and future fitness professionals with the knowledge to screen participants, conduct standardized fitness tests, evaluate the major components of fitness, and prescribe appropriate exercise. The fully updated text uses the latest standards, guidelines, and research from authorities in the field to prepare readers for certification and arm them with the knowledge to work with a variety of clients and populations.

This full-color text incorporates information from the 10th edition of ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription and the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans exercise and physical activity recommendations for adults, older adults, children, and those with special needs. The text embraces the importance of communication between allied health and medical professionals with those in the fitness arena to provide readers with a foundation for prescribing exercise and delivering need- and goal-specific physical activity and fitness programs.

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