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ACSM's guidelines for exercise testing and prescription by American College of Sports Medicine

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This e-book helps you to try out and assessment contributors to prescribe powerful workout courses adapted to their specific wishes and in response to the newest proof. The textual content bargains particular recommendation for operating with people with cardiovascular, pulmonary, metabolic, and different ailments and medical conditions to allow them to correctly enjoy the benefit of workout. you are going to additionally research clinically confirmed behavioral Read more...

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ACSM's guidelines for exercise testing and prescription

This e-book lets you try out and evaluation contributors to prescribe potent workout courses adapted to their specific wishes and in keeping with the newest facts. The textual content bargains particular recommendation for operating with people with cardiovascular, pulmonary, metabolic, and different ailments and medical conditions to allow them to properly enjoy the good thing about workout.

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ACSM, American College of Sports Medicine; AHA, American Heart Association; CVD, cardiovascular disease, PTCA, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty. Modified from (4). org Review Health/ Medical History for: Known Disease, Signs/Symptoms, CVD Risk Factors Cardiovascular: Cardiac, peripheral vascular, or cerebrovascular disease Pulmonary: COPD, asthma, interstitial lung disease, or cystic fibrosis Metabolic: Diabetes mellitus (Types 1 and 2) or renal disease Known CV, Pulmonary, Metabolic Disease?

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