Muscle strains are the most common cause of muscle injury.
Functional Testing in Human Performance
What is function testing and why is it important?
Motivating People to Be Physically Active-2nd Edition
Implement stage-specific strategies for your community physical activity programs.
Ergonomics in Sport and Physical Activity eBook
The appropriateness of the clothing worn for sport participation has been a neglected aspect of its design, because fashion, facilities, and market forces have outweighed ergonomics criteria.
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
Learn the many ways to use the evaluative process in human performance.
Motor Control in Everyday Actions
How do product designs influence people to perform specific actions?
Yoga Anatomy 2nd Edition eBook
Cells are the fundamental building blocks of life, from single-celled plants to multitrillion-celled animals. The human body, which is made up of roughly 100 trillion cells, begins as two newly created cells.
NSCA's Guide to Tests and Assessments eBook
Although many of the factors affecting the expression of muscular strength cannot be controlled by the fitness professional interested in assessing muscular strength, many can.
Clinical Guide to Musculoskeletal Palpation eBook
Positions: Patient: supine, with the cervical spine in neutral. Clinician: standing or sitting at the head of the table.
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.