Exercise Programming for Special Populations: Recent Advances
  Exercise Programming for Special Populations: Recent Advances
 
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Author Leutholtz, Brian
Published 2006

Description
 
Exercise Programming for Special Populations: Recent Advances presents an up-to-date review of the exercise programming recommendations and guidelines for eight "special population" groups. Major exercise-related issues are discussed for the following medical concerns: heart disease; lung disease; peripheral vascular disease; obesity; hypertension; diabetes; aids; and pregnancy.

Among the topics covered:
  • An overview of the eight chronic diseases or potentially debilitating medical conditions
  • The medications for each condition and the effects of these medications on exercise performance
  • The major exercise-related issues for each special population
  • Exercise programming guidelines for each group