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 qhow-to-do-itq approach for performing assessment skills effectively, and an understanding of the theory behind and the importance of each skill or assessment. The Third Edition includes updated references to ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, Eighth 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.INTERNATIONAL PHYSICAL ACTIVITY QUESTIONNAIRE ASSESSMENT Data Collection ac Complete a short-form IPAQ. (Box 3.3). ac Ask two friends or relatives ( one of each gender) who work full time to complete a short-form IPAQ. Writtenanbsp;...
|Title||:||ACSM's Health-related Physical Fitness Assessment Manual|
|Author||:||Leonard A. Kaminsky|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2010|