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According to Jean Piaget, knowledge is acquired through the progression of four distinct stages.
Perception, Cognition, and Decision Training
Information from Patla and Vickers who recorded the gaze of participants as they approached and stepped over obstacles of varying height.
Neurophysiological Basis of Movement-2nd Edition
Pain may be a nuisance, but people who lack this ability are in constant danger.
Latinos in U.S Sport
Here, we take a look at the sporting heritage of Latinos from past centuries of recorded history.
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.
Advanced Analysis of Motor Development eBook
If early developing motor differences exist, then assessment of these deficits may aid in identifying children at risk for ASD at a younger age than is currently possible.
In practical terms, the task of determining the proper height for a depth jump centers on the athlete�s ability to achieve maximal elevation of the body�s center of gravity after performing a depth jump.
Clinical Guide to Musculoskeletal Palpation Image Bank
Palpation is a psychomotor skill and should be viewed as a component of the examination process.
Life Span Motor Development 6th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
The growth process begins the instant an ovum (egg) and spermatozoon fuse in fertilization. Carried out under the control of genes, early development is astonishingly precise. Genes, then, determine the normal aspects of development and inherited abnormal development.
Physiology of Sport and Exercise 6th Edition With Web Study Guide
The regulation of appetite, the sensations of hunger and satiety, and the feeling of fullness are part of a complex system that involves hormonal signaling from all over the body including the gastrointestinal system and fat cells.
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.