Determining age-related developmental changes in body size (i.e., height and weight) or weight relative to height (BMI) is inadequate for understanding the actual changes that occur, because the body is composed of many different tissues.
The Sport Psych Handbook
Another key step in team-building strategies is motivating team members to take specific action steps that will sustain the process.
As the influence of technology continues to increase, those interested in promoting physical activity should consider developing physical activity programs that effectively use technology.
Careers in Sport, Fitness, and Exercise eBook
Aquatic therapy is an umbrella term used to describe water-based therapeutic exercises designed to improve functional activities.
Biomechanics of Skeletal Muscles
The �intrasarcomere� mechanisms, such as the actin�myosin interaction, are mentioned only in passing. It is assumed that the readers are familiar with these mechanisms from courses in muscle physiology.
Exercise Psychology-2nd Edition
Characteristics of the target group, such as age, living situation, and income, should be considered in selecting interventions.
Introduction to Kinesiology 4th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Cybex cycle ergometer were performed by 16 subjects, one with and one without �trance� dance music (a combination of forms of electronic music) being played in the background.
Biophysical Foundations of Human Movement 3rd Edition eBook
Adaptations are common following injury and surgical treatment.
Physiology of Sport and Exercise With Web Study Guide-5th Edition
Muscle soreness felt a day or two after a heavy bout of exercise is not totally understood, yet researchers are continuing to give us greater insight into this phenomenon.
Physiological Aspects of Sport Training and Performance 2nd Edition eBook With Web Resource
The two most common whole proteins used in dietary supplements are casein and whey.
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.