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Anthropometrica

Anthropometrica

A Textbook of Body Measurement for Sports and Health Courses

  • Author: Kevin Norton,Tim Olds,Australian Sports Commission
  • Publisher: UNSW Press
  • ISBN: 9780868402239
  • Category: Nature
  • Page: 413
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A core textbook of anthopometry - human body measurement - for sports science and human movement courses, with applications in ergonomics, psychology, nutrition, physiology and other health subjects.

ANALYSIS OF SOCIO-ECONOMIC STATUS ON ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUREMENTS AND HEALTH RELATED PHYSICAL FITNESS OF SCHOOL BOYS

ANALYSIS OF SOCIO-ECONOMIC STATUS ON ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUREMENTS AND HEALTH RELATED PHYSICAL FITNESS OF SCHOOL BOYS

  • Author: Sathish Kumar A
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • ISBN: 1312777915
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Kinanthropometry IX

Kinanthropometry IX

Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of the International Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry

  • Author: Michael Marfell-Jones,Arthur Stewart,Tim Olds
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1134179596
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 168
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This is an edited collection of peer-reviewed papers presented at the Ninth International Conference of the Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry. Defined as the relationship between human body structure and function, kinanthropometry is an area of growing interest, and these proceedings will be of use to students, academics and professionals in the areas of ergonomics, sports science, nutrition, health, and other allied fields. The assembled works represent the latest research findings across kinanthropometry, moving the discipline forward and promoting good practice and the exchange of expertise.

The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, The Olympic Textbook of Science in Sport

The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, The Olympic Textbook of Science in Sport

  • Author: Ronald J. Maughan
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 9781444303322
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 440
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This new volume in the Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine series, published under the auspices of the International Olympic Committee, delivers an up-to-date, state of the art presentation of the scientific aspects of conditioning, injury prevention, and competition. The book covers the key areas of scientific knowledge in sport and is divided into: physiology and biochemistry; nutrition; anthropometry; immunology; cell biology; biomechanics, engineering and ergonomics; psychology; pharmacology; limitations to performance; special populations; and exercise and health. Presented in a clear style and format, The Olympic Textbook of Science in Sport, draws on the expertise of an international collection of contributors who are recognized as leaders in their respective fields. It will be indispensable for all sport scientists and medical doctors who serve athletes and sports teams and is an invaluable reference for students of sport and exercise science.

Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance

Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Dance
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Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise Volume 39

Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise Volume 39

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
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Athletic and Sport Issues in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation - E-Book

Athletic and Sport Issues in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation - E-Book

  • Author: David J. Magee,James E. Zachazewski,William S. Quillen,Robert C. Manske
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1437715729
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 824
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Part of David J. Magee's Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Series, Athletic and Sport Issues in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation provides expert insight and clear rehabilitation guidelines to help you manage injuries and special medical needs unique to athletic clients. Contributions from leading physical therapists, athletic trainers, and orthopedic surgeons give you a comprehensive, clinically relevant understanding of common sports-related injuries and help you ensure the most effective therapeutic outcomes. Addresses a broad range of sports-related injuries and conditions Reinforces key concepts with highlighted content and hundreds of detailed illustrations Summarizes essential information for fast, easy reference in class or in clinical settings

Handbook of Anthropometry

Handbook of Anthropometry

Physical Measures of Human Form in Health and Disease

  • Author: Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
  • ISBN: 1441917888
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 3107
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Although its underlying concept is a relatively simple one—the measurement of the human body and its parts—anthropometry employs a myriad of methods and instruments, and is useful for a variety of purposes, from understanding the impact of disease on individuals to tracking changes in populations over time. The first interdisciplinary reference on the subject, the Handbook of Anthropometry brings this wide-ranging field together: basic theory and highly specialized topics in normal and abnormal anthropometry in terms of health, disease prevention, and intervention. Over 140 self-contained chapters cover up-to-date indices, the latest studies on computerized methods, shape-capturing systems, and bioelectrical impedance, data concerning single tissues and whole-body variables, and reports from different areas of the world. Chapters feature helpful charts and illustrations, cross-references to related chapters are included, and key points are presented in bullet form for ease of comprehension. Together, the Handbook’s thirteen sections entail all major aspects of anthropometrical practice and research, including: Tools and techniques. Developmental stages, from fetus to elder. Genetic diseases, metabolic diseases, and cancer. Exercise and nutrition. Ethnic, cultural, and geographic populations. Special conditions and circumstances. The Handbook of Anthropometry is an invaluable addition to the reference libraries of a broad spectrum of health professionals, among them health scientists, physicians, physiologists, nutritionists, dieticians, nurses, public health researchers, epidemiologists, exercise physiologists, and physical therapists. It is also useful to college-level students and faculty in the health disciplines, as well as to policymakers and ergonomists.

Kinanthropometry and Exercise Physiology Laboratory Manual: Tests, Procedures and Data

Kinanthropometry and Exercise Physiology Laboratory Manual: Tests, Procedures and Data

Volume Two: Physiology

  • Author: Roger Eston,Thomas Reilly
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1135252645
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 376
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Kinanthropometry is the study of human body size, shape and form and how those characteristics relate to human movement and sporting performance. In this fully updated and revised edition of the classic guide to kinanthropometric theory and practice, leading international sport and exercise scientists offer a clear and comprehensive introduction to essential principles and techniques. Each chapter guides the reader through the planning and conduct of practical and laboratory sessions and includes a survey of current theory and contemporary literature relating to that topic. The book is fully illustrated and includes worked examples, exercises, research data, chapter summaries and guides to further reading throughout. Volume Two: Exercise Physiology covers key topics such as: neuromuscular aspects of movement skeletal muscle function oxygen transport, including haemotology, pulmonary and cardiovascular functions metabolism and thermoregulation VO2 kinetics physiological economy, efficiency and 'fitness' physiological limitations to performance assessment of energy expenditure, perceived exertion and maximal intensity. The Kinanthropometry and Exercise Physiology Laboratory Manual is essential reading for all serious students and researchers of sport and exercise science, kinesiology and human movement. Roger Eston is Professor of Human Physiology and Head of the School of Sport and Health Sciences at the University of Exeter. Thomas Reilly is Professor of Sports Science and Director of the Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences at Liverpool John Moores University.

Australian National Bibliography

Australian National Bibliography

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  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Australia
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Kinanthropometry and Exercise Physiology Laboratory Manual: Exercise physiology

Kinanthropometry and Exercise Physiology Laboratory Manual: Exercise physiology

  • Author: Roger Eston,Thomas Reilly
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • ISBN: 0415437229
  • Category: Nature
  • Page: 342
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Kinanthropometrics is the study of the human body size and somatotypes and their quantitative relationships with exercise and nutrition. This is the third edition of a successful text on the subject.

Application of Measurement to Health and Physical Education

Application of Measurement to Health and Physical Education

  • Author: Henry Harrison Clarke
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Physical fitness
  • Page: 443
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Fitness, Sportsoziologie, Tests.

Performance Psychology E-Book

Performance Psychology E-Book

A Practitioner's Guide

  • Author: David John Collins,Angela Abbott,Hugh Richards
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0702048755
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 432
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Performance Psychology: A Practitioner's Guide is a comprehensive, evidence-based text covering the key aspects of performance culture: performer development, preparation, training and execution. Written by a team of international contributors, including national coaches, training specialists, applied sports psychologists, clinicians and researchers, and building on strong links between theory and practice, the book shows how applied psychological methods and principles can be used to enhance performance Contributing authors offer clear implications for applied practice and each section is summarized by contributions from a 'Performers Panel' of experts who provide real-life practical examples. Performance psychology is applied to a wide variety of physical performance domains which enables practitioners to see how they can combine ideas and tailor interventions, to people and contexts, to produce effective applications of psychology. Dave Collins is Professor of Performance and Coaching/Director for the Institute of Coaching and Performance at the University of Central Lancashire. As a practitioner, he has worked with over 50 World and Olympic medalists, and in professional performance domains spanning sport, business, motor sport, music, dance and adventure. He was formerly Performance Director of UK Athletics, a rugby player, martial artist and OE instructor. Dave currently works with the Chelsea FC Football Academy, amongst other consultancies. Angela Button is a researcher at the University of Otago and is widely acknowledged as a world expert on talent. Angela has led funded research projects in talent development in the UK and New Zealand. Her sporting interests include squash, running and triathlon. Hugh Richards lectures and is Director of post-graduate programmes in Performance Psychology at the University of Edinburgh. He has published in the areas of coping, talent, individual differences and professional development related to sport, the military and music. Hugh has applied psychology to professional performers from international level sport to business. He currently works with the UK Motor Sport Association, international performer development schemes and has been advisor to the BBC on learning and performance. Strong links between theory and practice - a panel of top performers conclude each section with an overview, providing real-life practical examples in addition to the case studies included in each chapter. Holistic approach allows students to see how they can combine different approaches to address a problem. Written by a team of international contributors including national team coaches, sports psychologists and academics.

Physical Rehabilitation - E-Book

Physical Rehabilitation - E-Book

Evidence-Based Examination, Evaluation, and Intervention

  • Author: Michelle H. Cameron,Linda Monroe
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1416065318
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1120
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The only physical rehabilitation text modeled after the concepts of the APTA’s Guide to Physical Therapist Practice, 2nd Edition, this detailed resource provides the most complete coverage of rehabilitation across the preferred practice patterns of physical therapy all in one place! Each chapter is consistently organized to make it easy to find the information you need, with clear guidelines, examples, and summaries based on the latest clinical evidence to help you improve quality of care and ensure positive patient outcomes. In-depth, evidence-based coverage of more key content areas than any other rehabilitation resource of its kind, including orthopedics, neurology, and wound management, ensures a comprehensive understanding of rehabilitation supported by the latest clinical research. More than 65 case studies present a problem-based approach to rehabilitation and detail practical, real-world applications. Over 600 full-color illustrations clarify concepts and techniques. A FREE companion CD prepares you for practice with printable examination forms and reference lists from the text linked to Medline abstracts and reinforces understanding through interactive boards-style review questions, and vocabulary-building exercises.

Aufmerksamkeit und motorisches Lernen

Aufmerksamkeit und motorisches Lernen

  • Author: Gabriele Wulf
  • Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag
  • ISBN: 9783437487101
  • Category: Motorisches Lernen - Aufmerksamkeit
  • Page: 172
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Technical manual, health related physical fitness

Technical manual, health related physical fitness

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance
  • ISBN: 9780883142677
  • Category: Health & Fitness
  • Page: 47
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Preventive Cardiology: A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease E-Book

Preventive Cardiology: A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease E-Book

  • Author: Roger Blumenthal,JoAnne Foody,Nathan D. Wong
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1437737854
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 632
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Endorsed by the American Society for Preventive Cardiology! Preventive Cardiology - a new Companion to Braunwald’s Heart Disease - addresses the prevention and risk stratification of cardiovascular disease so that you can delay the onset of disease and moderate the effects and complications. Drs. Roger Blumenthal, JoAnne Foody, and Nathan Wong discuss the full range of relevant considerations, including the epidemiology of heart disease, risk assessment, risk factors, multiple risk factor-based prevention strategies, and developments in genetics and personalized medicine. This authoritative reference gives you the clinically relevant information you need for the effective prevention of cardiovascular disease. Recognize the factors for prevention and risk stratification around cardiovascular disease and effectively delay the onset of disease and moderate the effects and complications, even for individual who are genetically predisposed. Effectively navigate full range of considerations in prevention from epidemiology of heart disease, biology of atherosclerosis and myocardial infraction, risk assessment—established risk factors and emerging risk factors, multiple risk factor-based prevention strategies, and future directions—through genetics, personalized medicine, and much more. Tap into the expertise of prominent leaders in cardiovascular disease prevention with guidance from Drs. Roger Blumenthal—longtime director of the Framingham Heart Study—JoAnne Foody, and Nathan Wong. Gain a deeper understanding of the pathogenesis of disease and the rationale for management through discussions of basic science. Apply current clinical practice guidelines to ensure optimal outcomes in both primary and secondary prevention.

Human Body Measurements: Concepts And Applications

Human Body Measurements: Concepts And Applications

  • Author: SINGH, S. P.,MEHTA, PROMILA
  • Publisher: PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
  • ISBN: 8120338634
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 264
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A perfect body is desired by every human being. Be it in terms of height, weight or mass—the increased awakening to stay fit and to be in shape has led to an urge to be familiar with the human anatomy and its measurements. A compendium of numerous conceptual issues on human body physique, body composition and nutritional status, this book comprehensively discusses various protocols for measuring human body parts. The emphasis is laid on the recommendations made by International Biological Programme (IBP) on Human Adaptability. In addition, the book effectively reveals subtle differences between those individuals who otherwise look similar through various somatotyping techniques (like Heath and Carter). The book also explains how body measurements determine the growth and development of a child; and factors like chronic illnesses, and obesity in an adult. Key Features : Solved examples to provide an analytical insight on the subject Figures and tables to present a lucid picture of all the concepts Review questions to test students’ aptitude on the subject Designed primarily for the postgraduate students of Human Biology, Human Genetics, Anthropology, Physical Education and Sports Sciences, this book is equally beneficial for the physical instructors.

Flucht ins Engagement

Flucht ins Engagement

  • Author: William Warren Bartley
  • Publisher: Mohr Siebeck
  • ISBN: 9783169451302
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 307
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Fundamentals of Human Nutrition E-Book

Fundamentals of Human Nutrition E-Book

for Students and Practitioners in the Health Sciences

  • Author: Catherine Geissler,Hilary Powers
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0702049905
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 324
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Fundamentals of Human Nutrition is an authoritative overview that will help you understand the complex subject of human nutrition. This book is a digest of material from the highly successful Human Nutrition 11th edition. ‘Fundamentals’ is intended for a wide readership of students and practitioners who need a broad understanding of human nutrition, but for whom an in-depth knowledge is not essential. Students and practitioners of nursing, pharmacy, sports science, dentistry and other allied health professions, as well as the interested lay person, will benefit from its easy-to-follow, concise approach. Covers all key aspects of human nutrition Up to date with current issues Explains the epidemiology of diet and disease Considers factors affecting food production, trade and access Technical terms explained to help the non-specialist Comprehensive glossary aids understanding Key points summarise all chapters