Aggressiveness in athletics is, in most cases, a learned behavior, but in time it can become locked into a player�s personality.
Neurophysiological Basis of Movement-2nd Edition
Associative learning is a subtype of nondeclarative memory.
Functional Testing in Human Performance
What is function testing and why is it important?
Advanced Cardiovascular Exercise Physiology eBook
Resistance exercise is seldom used with the expressed purpose of enhancing cardiovascular function, but it does result in acute and chronic cardiovascular changes.
The Athlete's Clock
The concept of pacing is rooted in the idea that athletes make cognitive, purposeful decisions regarding velocity based on previous experience and sensory input.
Yoga Anatomy 2nd Edition eBook
The fifth spinal movement, axial extension, is defined as a simultaneous reduction of both the primary and secondary curves of the spine (see figure 2.36). In other words, the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar curves are all reduced, and the result is that the overall length of the spine is increased.
Laboratory Manual for Exercise Physiology eBook With Web Resource
In the transition from rest to exercise, systolic blood pressure initially rises rapidly, then levels off once steady state is attained (1, 3).
Fitness & Health 7th Edition eBook
Physical activity is the positive approach to weight control. When you decide to do something about your weight, you are committing to a course of action.
Biophysical Foundations of Human Movement 3rd Edition eBook
For the musculoskeletal system, the major periods of growth are the fetal and pubertal stages.
Delavier's Core Training Anatomy
It is very important to keep a workout notebook. It immediately helps you see what you did during your previous core workout.
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.