ACSM's Metabolic Calculations Handbook

ACSM's Metabolic Calculations Handbook

By: American College of Sports Medicine (contributor)Paperback

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This handbook provides a step-by-step approach to using metabolic equations, from basic math principles to applying the equations to an exercise plan. Chapters focus separately on each equation, provide an easy-to-follow process of solving, and demonstrate the varied uses of the equation in clinical as well as fitness settings. Each chapter includes a set of problems that focus on real-world applications of the equation. Step-by-step problem solution explanations are provided at the end of each chapter. A comprehensive exam at the end of the book tests the reader's skill in using the equations.

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Introduction Metabolic Primer Mathematical Primer Introduction to the ACSM Metabolic Calculations Walking Equation Running Equation Leg Cycle Equation Arm Cycle Equation Stepping Equation Other Modes of Cardiovascular Exercise Metabolic Calculations: Application to Exercise Testing ACSM Metabolic Calculations Problems ACSM Metabolic Calculations: Multiple-Choice Test Appendices

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/09/2006
  • ISBN13: 9780781742382
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 128
  • ID: 9780781742382
  • weight: 217
  • ISBN10: 0781742382

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