ACSM's Resource Manual for Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription

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David P. Swain, ACSM, Clinton A. Brawner
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Dec 26, 2012 - Medical - 896 pages
ACSM's Resource Manual for Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription was created as a complement to ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription and elaborates on all major aspects of preventative rehabilitation and fitness programs and the major position stands of the ACSM. The 7th edition provides information necessary to address the knowledge, skills, and abilities set forth in the new edition of Guidelines, and explains the science behind the exercise testing and prescription. ACSM's Resource Manual is a comprehensive resource for those working in the fitness and clinical exercise fields, as well as those in academic training.
 

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Contents

Background Materials
1
Health Appraisal Risk Assessment and Safety of Exercise
169
Exercise Testing
323
Exercise Prescription for Healthy Populations
465
Exercise Prescription for Clinical Populations
597
Behavior Change
729
American College of Sports Medicine Certifications
805
Editors for the Previous Two Editions
815
Contributors to the Previous Two Editions
817
Index
827
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