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Title Exertional heat illnesses / Lawrence E. Armstrong, editor
Published Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, [2003]


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 W'PONDS  616.989 Arm/Ehi  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 275 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
regular print
Contents Ch. 1. Physiology of Heat Stress / John W. Castellani -- Ch. 2. Classification, Nomenclature, and Incidence of the Exertional Heat Illnesses / Lawrence E. Armstrong -- Ch. 3. Exertional Heatstroke: A Medical Emergency / Douglas J. Casa and Lawrence E. Armstrong -- Ch. 4. Heat Exhaustion, Exercise-Associated Collapse, and Heat Syncope / Lawrence E. Armstrong and Jeffrey M. Anderson -- Ch. 5. Exertional Heat Cramps / Michael F. Bergeron -- Ch. 6. Exertional Hyponatremia / Lawrence E. Armstrong -- Ch. 7. Minor Heat Illnesses / Robert W. Kenefick, Melissa P. Hazzard and Lawrence E. Armstrong -- Ch. 8. Predisposing Factors for Exertional Heat Illnesses / Lawrence E. Armstrong and Douglas J. Casa -- Ch. 9. Considerations for the Medical Staff: Preventing, Identifying, and Treating Exertional Heat Illnesses / Douglas J. Casa and William O. Roberts -- Ch. 10. Recommendations for Athletes and Weekend Warriors / Carl M. Maresh and Jaci L. VanHeest
App. A. Position Stands From the ACSM and the NATA -- App. B. The Body's Responses to Various Heat Illnesses
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Heat -- Physiological effect.
Exercise -- Physiological aspects.
Heat Stress Disorders
Heat stroke.
Heat exhaustion.
Syncope (Pathology)
Heat Stress Disorders.
Exercise -- physiology.
Author Armstrong, Lawrence E., 1949-
LC no. 2002152292
ISBN 0736037713 hardcover