Has our human fascination with hitting targets contributed to a larger brain?
Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise Psychology
See what kind of jobs are available in the sport and exercise psychology fields.
Gerald Vaughn has been USA Track & Field age-group champion, indoor and outdoor, eight consecutive years.
Second Wind eBook
Laura Sophiea (born in 1955) plunged into Kailua Bay for the first leg of the 2007 Ironman World Championship in Hawaii.
Practical ECG for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine eBook
Learn how the physiological stress of exercise elicits a predictable cascade of responses on the ECG.
Research Methods in Physical Activity 6th Edition eBook
Every research problem requires a unique balance of mixed-methods research.
Measurement and Evaluation in Human Performance With Web Study Guide-4th Edition
American Psychological Association (APA) provides recommendations on giving psychological tests.
Reversing the Obesogenic Environment eBook
If the obesogenic genetic risk profile has remained the same in humans since the obesity epidemic began, what has changed? The simple answer is that our environment has changed.
Foundations of Physical Activity and Public Health eBook
In public health, it is important to understand not only the health benefits of a certain behavior or intervention you may be promoting, but also the risks.
Statistics in Kinesiology-4th Edition
Relative risk (RR), also known as the risk ratio, is a ratio of proportions. Specifically, it is a ratio of the rate of exposure in the individuals who have the condition (or response) divided by the rate of exposure in the individuals who do not have the condition.
It is not unusual for athletes to exhibit an “abnormal” ECG due to the effect of exercise training on the anatomy and autonomic control of the heart. However, it is important to understand which ECG abnormalities may be physiologic and which are likely to be pathologic.