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Author Robergs, Robert A.

Title Fundamentals of exercise physiology : for fitness, performance, and health / Robert A. Robergs, Steven J. Keteyian
Edition Second edition
Published Boston : McGraw-Hill, [2003]
©2003

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Description xv, 496 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents Part I. Energy, Metabolism, Work, and Power -- 1. An Introduction to Exercise Physiology -- 2. Exercise: A Challenge of Homeostatic Control -- 3. Metabolism -- 4. Ergometry and Calorimetry -- Part II. Systemic Response to Exercise -- 5. Neuromuscular Function and Adaptations to Exercise -- 6. Metabolic Adaptations to Exercise -- 7. Cardiovascular Function and Adaptation to Exercise -- 8. Pulmonary Adaptations to Exercise -- 9. Endocrine Adaptations to Exercise -- Part III. Methods to Improve Exercise Performance -- 10. Training for Sport and Performance -- 11. Resistance Exercise and Muscular Strength -- 12. Exercise Nutrition -- Part IV. Measurements of Fitness and Exercise Performance -- 13. Ergogenic Aids -- 14. Measuring Endurance and Anaerobic Capacity -- 15. Body Composition and Weight Control -- Part V. Special Topics -- 16. Growth, Development, Aging, and Exercise -- 17. Exercise in Differing Environments -- 18. Gender and Exercise Performance -- 19. Exercise, Health, and Disease Prevention -- 20. Clinical Exercise Physiology -- Appendices -- Glossary
Summary "'Fundamentals of exercise physiology' provides basic and balanced information for the study of exercise physiology for the undergraduate introductory level student. It thoroughly examines both the immediate responses to, as well as the long-term benefits of exercise. The book uses full color illustrations to enhance learning." --Publisher description
Notes Accompanied by: Ready notes to accompany Fundamental principles of exercise physiology for fitness, performance, and health, 2nd ed
Previous ed.: Fundamental principles of exercise physiology : for fitness, performance, and health / Robert A. Robergs, Scott O. Roberts
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Exercise -- Physiological aspects.
Exercise -- physiology.
Physical Exertion -- physiology.
Physical Fitness.
Sports -- physiology.
Author Keteyian, Steven J.
LC no. 2002019682
ISBN 0072462159 paperback alkaline paper
9780072462159 paperback alkaline paper
0072462183 ready notes
9780072462180 ready notes
Other Titles Exercise physiology
Ready notes to accompany Fundamentals of exercise physiology : for fitness, performance, and health