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Author Rowland, Thomas W.

Title Exercise and children's health / Thomas W. Rowland
Published Champaign, Ill. : Human Kinetics Books, [1990]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  613.7042 R883E  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 356 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents A primer of exercise physiology -- The special problems of pediatric exercise research -- Physical fitness and habitual physical activity -- Endurance exercise fitness -- Muscle strength and endurance -- Exercise and coronary artery disease -- Obesity and physical activity -- Physical activity and psychological health -- Exercise in the management of cardiopulmonary disease -- Physical activity and diabetes mellitus -- Risks of sport participation during childhood -- Clinical approaches to the sedentary child -- Exercise activities for children
Analysis Exercise for children Health aspects
Exercise in infancy & childhood
Physical Fitness
Physical fitness for children
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-349) and index
Subject Children -- Diseases.
Exercise for children -- Health aspects.
Exercise for children.
Exercise -- in infancy & childhood
Physical fitness for children.
Physical fitness.
Physical Fitness.
LC no. 89071708
ISBN 0873222822
0873228103 (paperback)