ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription
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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. The 9th edition focuses on evidence-based recommendations that reflect the latest research and clinical information. 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 profes
Caution!! Great book but do not get it with a glued spine. Pages tear off VERY easily by just fully opening the book. Get the spiral bound version instead.. "Essential" according to Amazon Customer. This is the book that I use the most of the trio. If you are wanting to not buy one of the trio, this is not the one to skip.. "the best scientific information about this topic" according to Amazon Customer. the best scientific information about this topic, the only negative thing for me is that the font size is too small,
The content is fact-based and credible, authored and edited by the field's most respected scientists. "This is a must have for anyone working in any of the allied health fields dealing with exercise. There is an abundant amount of real world, clinic-based, and classroom information to educate students and/or professionals."Doody's ReviewsErik H VanIterson, M.S., M.Bio(University of Minnesota School of Kinesiology)Weighted Numerical Score: 100 - 5 Stars!