Structure and Function of the Musculoskeletal System-2nd Edition
Bone loss begins around age 45 � 50 and moves a at different rates during different phases
Health Professional's Guide to the Physical Management of Parkinson's Disease eBook
How to safely help a patient with Parkinson�s Disease get up from the floor after a fall.
Vision and Goal-Directed Movement eBook
Throughout history, humans have sought ways to make work easier, more cost and resource efficient, and safer.
Advanced Neuromuscular Exercise Physiology eBook
Here we discuss some of the general physiological mechanisms that maintain blood pressure when muscle demands for oxygen delivery are high and also the local mechanisms that match blood flow to metabolic demand.
The Athlete's Clock eBook
In athletes, stride rhythm is often coupled with breathing while running, walking, cycling, or rowing. This is called entrainment of ventilation and locomotion.
Motor Learning and Development eBook
Distribution of practice refers to the amount of practice during each period and the amount of rest between practice sessions in order to ensure optimal learning of motor skills (Magill, 2007).
Soccer Anatomy eBook
The goal of whole-body activities is to prepare players for the strategic actions that will lead to success either in scoring or preventing goals.
NSCA's Guide to Tests and Assessments eBook
Information provided by a lactate threshold test has a number of purposes. By understanding the role that lactate plays in exercise metabolism, the exercise physiologist can use the information from lactate threshold tests to predict proper racing and training paces, and assess the fitness of a subject or the efficacy of the training program.
Fundamentals of Sport Management
The enormous power and reach of the media make it especially important to consider well the ethical standards to which the profession aspires on a daily basis.
Running Mechanics and Gait Analysis With Online Video
The training variables most often identified as risk factors for overuse running injuries include running distance, training intensity, rapid increases in weekly running distance or intensity, and stretching habits.
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.