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Bridging the gap between research and practice

The seventh edition of Advanced Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription, provides a comprehensive approach to physical fitness appraisal and exercise prescription.

It bridges the gap between research and practice and synthesizes concepts and theories from exercise physiology, kinesiology, measurement, psychology and nutrition to provide a clearly defined approach to physical fitness testing and the design of individualised exercise programmes.

The accompanying online videos enhance the learning experience and teach the techniques necessary for conducting fitness testing and programme design.

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The most comprehensive resource on exercise physiology research ever

History of Exercise Physiology brings together leading authorities in the profession to provide an essential reference for exercise physiology researchers and practitioners.

Exercise physiology research is ongoing and its knowledge base is stronger than ever, but today’s scholars owe much of their success to their predecessors.

The contributors to this book believe it is essential for exercise physiologists to understand the past when approaching the future and they have compiled this reference to aid that process.

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Pocket guide to human anatomy

Anatomy & Kinesiology Flashcards offer students and professionals a convenient way to learn the configurations and actions of musculoskeletal systems.

Unlike other anatomy flashcards that offer only anatomical illustrations, this set covers all musculoskeletal structures and movements.

The 200 cards are broken down into 10 sections: shoulder girdle, shoulder joint, elbow joint complex, wrist and hand joints, neck and atlanto-occipital joints, back-spinal joints, abdominal and respiratory area, pelvic girdle and hip joint, knee joint, and ankle and foot joints.

Each section begins with review cards showing the muscles acting on, joints of, and joint movements of that section.

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Student guide to sports injury rehabilitation programmes

Clinical Mechanics and Kinesiologygives students of both physiotherapy and occupational therapy a solid foundation that allows them to understand biomechanics and functional anatomy in relation to both normal and abnormal movement.

Written by active clinicians with over 40 combined years of clinical and teaching experience, it is also a practical reference for rehabilitation professionals working with a range of populations and pathologies.

Included is one-year access to the online anatomy programme, Musculoskeletal Anatomy Review.

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The most cohesive introduction to sport science

This newly updated edition provides students with a solid background in sport science and prepares them for further study and course work.

Its broad scope acknowledges the diverse interests and aspirations that students have in pursuing professional and scholarly careers as well as teaching or coaching.

Top sport scientists expand discussion of physical activity beyond just exercise, sport, or health-related activity in an effort to broaden conceptions of the subject and highlight the potential contributions of all its many other facets.

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