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Author Acevedo, Edmund O.

Title Exercise testing and prescription lab manual / Edmund O. Acevedo, Michael A. Starks
Published Champaign, Ill. ; Leeds : Human Kinetics, 2003


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  613.70287 Ace/Eta  AVAILABLE
Description x, 165 pages : illustrations, forms ; 28 cm
Contents Pt I Pretest responsibilities Lab 1 Orientation to lab instruments, procedures, and responsibilities -- Lab 2 Calibrating lab instruments -- Lab 3 Risk factor evaluation, medical history, and informed consent -- Pt II Techniques in exercise testing Lab 4 Introduction to health fitness assessment techniques -- Lab 5 Submaximal exercise test protocols -- Lab 6 Assessment of body fat -- Lab 7 Evaluation of muscular strength and endurance -- Lab 8 Evaluation of flexibility -- Lab 9 ECG placement and monitor operations -- Pt III Exercise prescription Lab 10 Metabolic calculations -- Lab 11 Prescription for initial conditioning, improvement, and maintenance -- Lab 12 Assessing participant goals and gaining commitment to exercise -- Lab 13 Case study reports
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Exercise therapy -- Case studies.
Exercise therapy -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Sports medicine -- Case studies.
Sports medicine -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Exercise tests -- Case studies.
Exercise tests -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Exercise tests.
Physical fitness -- Testing.
Exercise therapy.
Sports medicine.
Exercise tests -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Exercise therapy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Study guides.
Handbooks and manuals.
Author Starks, Michael A.
LC no. 2003536682
ISBN 0736046941
Other Titles Exercise testing & prescription lab manual