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22 books of American College of Sports Medicine

ACSM's Resource Manual for Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription was created as a complement to ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription and elaborates on all major aspects of preventative rehabilitation and fitness programs and the major position stands of the ACSM. The 7th edition provides information necessary to address the knowledge, skills, and abilities set forth in the new edition of Guidelines, and explains the science behind the exercise testing and prescription. ACSM's Resource Manual is a comprehensive resource for those working in the fitness and clinical exercise fields, as well as those in academic training.

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From the renowned American College of Sports Medicine, ACSMs Complete Guide to Fitness & Health offers the most current activity and nutrition guidelines along with exercises, activities, and programs for every age and fitness goal. This guidebook makes adding, enhancing, or customizing a fitness and health routine safe and effectivefor life.

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This valuable new resource is specifically designed for candidates for the ACSM’s Certified Health Fitness Specialist (HFS) and those personal trainers wanting to take their knowledge to the next level. It contains the latest material on health and fitness written by the entity setting the standard for scientifically based practice, The American College of Sports Medicine. The American College of sports Medicine is the largest sports medicine and exercise science organization in the world. More than 45,­000 members are dedicated to advancing and integrating scientific research to provide educational and practical applications of exercise science and sports medicine.

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Con la 4.­ª edición de ACSM. Guía para la certificación dominará fácilmente los conocimientos, técnicas y habilidades (CTH) necesarios para aprobar los exámenes de certificación para entrenador personal certificado (CPT), especialista en acondicionamiento físico para la salud (HFS) y especialista en ejercicio clínico (CES). El texto funciona como herramienta de revisión para ayudar a los estudiantes a 1) identificar sus fortalezas y debilidades y 2) eliminar las áreas de debilidad con un mayor estudio. Más importante aún, este texto permitirá al lector avanzar en su carrera en el acondicionamiento físico y el ejercicio.
El texto se organiza en tres partes por nivel de certificación, y cada una de ellas se subdivide en tres secciones principales:
• Estudios de caso, que incluyen preguntas de opción múltiple, así como preguntas abiertas de reflexión divididas por nivel de certificación y dominio. La obra incluye 30 estudios de caso (y 10 ECG complementarios).
• Tablas de análisis de . . .

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ACSM's Exercise Management for Persons With Chronic Diseases and Disabilities, Third Edition, offers both exercise and health professionals the latest research and applications for integrating exercise into the treatment of 49 chronic diseases and disabilities.

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The flagship title of the certification suite from the American College of Sports Medicine, ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription is a handbook that delivers scientifically based standards on exercise testing and prescription to the certification candidate, the professional, and the student. The 9th edition focuses on evidence-­based recommendations that reflect the latest research and clinical information. This manual is an essential resource for any health/fitness and clinical exercise professional, physician, nurse, physician assistant, physical and occupational therapist, dietician, and health care administrator. This manual gives succinct summaries of recommended procedures for exercise testing and exercise prescription in healthy and diseased patients.

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From the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), this text provides the information necessary to develop skills for assessing an individual's health-­related physical fitness. It provides a practical "how-­to-­do-­it" approach for performing assessment skills effectively, and an understanding of the theory behind and the importance of each skill or assessment. The Fourth Edition includes updated references to ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, Ninth Edition, more diagrams and pictures highlighting assessment techniques, and new material on physical activity assessments, considerations for medication usage, and common measurement errors. A companion Website includes an Image Collection, a Test Generator, and PowerPoint Slides.

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In ACSM’s Exercise for Older Adults world-­renowned researchers and practitioners make a compelling case for older adults to engage in physical activity. Over the course of ten chapters, the text highlights the physiological, psychological, and social benefits of a physically active lifestyle. Students and professionals will benefit from implementation strategies including motivation to initiate and maintain exercise; options for healthy older adults; options for older adults with special needs; and assessing progress and performance. The text completes its presentation by including practical information on integrating exercise into complete healthy lifestyles with consideration to helping individuals select a physical activity program that works. A frequently asked questions chapter provides exercise professionals with resources to anticipate and respond to their clients.

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ACSM’s Certification Review is the ultimate resource to help you pass the exam to become a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), Certified Health Fitness Specialist (HFS), or Certified Clinical Exercise Specialist (CES). Highlights include: · Case studies that reinforce concepts, organized by KSA domains · Practice Exams that contain questions for each certification level · Job Task Analysis tables that provide breakdowns of all the KSAs by certification level and domain

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ACSM. Recursos para el especialista en Fitness y salud es el libro de preparación oficial para el examen de certificación ACSM del especialista en acondicionamiento físico para la salud (ACSM-­HFS). También es el recurso ideal, basado en la evidencia, para aquellos especialistas ya certificados. Incorpora, asimismo, conexiones con la iniciativa de salud global Exercice is Medicine llevada a cabo por el ACSM. Dichos enlaces preparan al HFS para trabajar de forma conjunta con profesionales de la medicina para asegurar que todos los pacientes y usuarios están participando en un programa de actividad física.
Organizado en torno a los dominios prácticos del HFS, la obra incluye una sección introductoria centrada en la comprensión del ejercicio, la actividad física y la selección previa al ejercicio. A continuación se presenta el contenido sobre la evaluación y programación del ejercicio para poblaciones sanas y especiales, así como un amplio contenido sobre estrategias de asesoramiento . . .

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