Presents over 500 articles on the muscle and skeletal systems and disorders, including current research, symptoms, treatments, preventive measures and more.For instance, the Physical Activity Calorie Use Chart from the American Heart Association says jumping rope uses three times more calories than does a leisurely stroll. To exercise heart muscle, the American College of Sports Medicine offers the following instruction: first find the maximum heart rate by ... The Merck Manual, Second Home Edition offers a simpler solution of 20 beats per minute aboveanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Encyclopedia of the Muscle and Skeletal Systems and Disorders|
|Author||:||Mary Harwell Sayler|
|Publisher||:||Infobase Publishing - 2005|