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ESSA's student manual for health, exercise and sport assessment

Author: Jeff Coombes; Tina Skinner; Exercise and Sports Science Australia,
Publisher: Chatswood, New South Wales : Mosby, 2014.
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ESSA's Student Manual for Health, Exercise and Sport Assessment is an essential text for any student undertaking an exercise and sports science degree and professionals working in the exercise and fitness industries. This practical manual contains fundamental theory and detailed step-by-step protocols designed to assist students and practitioners to develop competency for conducting tests in exercise, health and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Coombes, Jeff.
ESSA's student manual for health, exercise and sport assessment
(OCoLC)843809071
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Coombes; Tina Skinner; Exercise and Sports Science Australia,
ISBN: 9780729581424 072958142X
OCLC Number: 892338469
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Front cover; Inside front cover; Half title page; Evolve Splash Page; ESSA's Student Manual for Health, Exercise and Sport Assessment; Copyright page; Essa Disclaimer; Foreword; Table of Contents; Preface; About the authors; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Reviewers; Exercise science nomenclature; Laboratory safety, cleaning and disinfecting; Learning objectives; Interpretation, feedback and discussion; Introduction; Data sheet; Effective communication; Interpretation; Step 1. Consider if the test provided meaningful results (i.e. should some or all of the test results be accepted)? Step 2. How do the test results compare with normative values?Step 3. Identify any health concerns (e.g. red flags); Step 4. Prepare for feedback; Feedback; Step 1. Explain the test; Step 2. State the result/s including qualitative wording; Step 3. Can the results be maintained or improved?; Discussion; References; Practical 1 Equipment calibration and verification; Learning objectives; Introduction; Practical 2 Blood analysis; Learning objectives; Introduction; Safety; Cleaning and disposal of contaminated items; Blood spill procedure; References; Practical 3 Cardiovascular health Learning objectivesIntroduction; Physiological measures; Resting; Exercising; Risk scores; References; Practical 4 Anthropometry; Learning objectives; Introduction; References; Practical 5 Physical activity; Learning objectives; Introduction; References; Practical 6 Pre-exercise health screening; Learning objectives; Introduction; References; Practical 7 Neuromuscular strength, power and strength endurance; Learning objectives; Introduction; Neuromuscular strength; Maximal neuromuscular power; Strength endurance; References; Practical 8 Flexibility; Learning objectives; Introduction Assumptions and limitationsReferences; Practical 9 ˜VO2max; Learning objectives; Introduction; Physiological background; Conducting a test; Contraindications to exercise testing; Selecting the protocol; Measuring exercise thresholds during the test; Ramp versus extended stage protocols; Mode of testing; Test duration; Warm-up; Athlete protocols; Sampling intervals; Calibration; Verification; References; Practical 10 Submaximal tests for cardiorespiratory fitness; Learning objectives; Introduction; Limitations and assumptions; Validity; References; Practical 11 Lactate threshold Learning objectivesIntroduction; General methods for lactate threshold testing; References; Practical 12 High intensity exercise; Learning objectives; Introduction; Physiological background; Section 1: tests of work capacity and peak power; Section 2: tests of running speed and acceleration; Section 3: tests of agility and change of direction speed; Section 4: tests of repeated high intensity exercise performance; References; Practical 13 Nutrition; Learning objectives; Introduction; References; Practical 14 Functional measures for older adults; Learning objectives; Introduction
Other Titles: Student manual for health, exercise and sport assessment
Responsibility: by Jeff Coombes, Tina Skinner.

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ESSA's Student Manual for Health, Exercise and Sport Assessment is an essential text for any student undertaking an exercise and sports science degree and professionals working in the exercise and fitness industries. This practical manual contains fundamental theory and detailed step-by-step protocols designed to assist students and practitioners to develop competency for conducting tests in exercise, health and sports science. Written by leading Australian and New Zealand Academics and published in collaboration with Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA), ESSA's Student Manual for H.

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