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Title Exercise prescription for hypertension / presented by James S. Skinner
Published Monterey, CA : Healthy Learning, 2010
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Sports medicine and exercise science in video    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (52 min.)
Series Sports medicine and exercise science in video
Contents Introduction -- Factors determining blood pressure -- Need for exercise testing -- Clinical practice guidelines -- Special considerations -- Exercise prescription for hypertension
Summary Exercise Prescription for Hypertension reviews the factors that determine blood pressure and explains how each is affected by stage and severity of hypertension, as well as by static and dynamic exercise. The DVD discusses the importance of exercise and other lifestyle modifications to prevent and treat high blood pressure. The DVD also describes how to prescribe exercise for hypertension, as well as the types of changes to be expected and the mechanisms of these changes
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Nov. 18, 2013)
Previously released as DVD
This edition in English
Subject Hypertension -- Alternative treatment.
Hypertension -- Exercise therapy.
Genre/Form Lectures.
Instructional films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Skinner, James S., 1936- speaker