General cross-cultural knowledge for working with racial and ethnic minority groups.
Swimming Anatomy eBook
Try these squats to strengthen legs for improved swimming performance.
Advanced Environmental Exercise Physiology eBook
Urban environments with high level of pollutants cause concern for outdoor exercisers
Imagine how many body parts are moving in different directions during the golf swing.
Research Methods in Physical Activity-6th Edition
Explore the positive or negative relationship between two or more variables.
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.
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.
Social Sciences in Sport
As noted earlier, one central factor in the emergence of media studies was the appreciation that the establishment of capitalism, industrialism, and formal state institutions under modernity brought an enormous capacity and drive to overcome the limitations of face-to-face communication by sending messages, simultaneously if possible, to a vast cohort of dispersed recipients who would probably never meet or resemble each other.
Physical Activity and Mental Health eBook
Approximately 30% of the European population has a long-term physical health condition. People with a long-term condition that is comorbid with a mental health problem have worse health outcomes than do people with either of these alone.
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.