ACSM's guidelines for exercise testing and prescription by American College of Sports Medicine

By American College of Sports Medicine

This booklet permits you to attempt and review participants to prescribe potent workout courses adapted to their specific wishes and according to the most recent facts. The textual content bargains particular suggestion for operating with people with cardiovascular, pulmonary, metabolic, and different illnesses and medical conditions to allow them to accurately enjoy the benefit of workout. you are going to additionally study clinically confirmed behavioral Read more...

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Includes aberrant artery origin and course, tunneled arteries, and other abnormalities. CM, cardiomyopathy; CVD, cardiovascular disease. Used with permission from (2). EXERCISE-RELATED CARDIAC EVENTS IN ADULTS The risk of sudden cardiac death or acute MI is higher in middle-aged and older adults than in younger individuals. This is due to the higher prevalence of CVD in the older population. The absolute risk of sudden cardiac death during vigorous intensity, physical activity has been estimated at one per year for every 15,000– 18,000 previously asymptomatic individuals (48,53).

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