Exercise testing and exercise prescription for the elderly / presented by James S. Skinner.

Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for the Elderly describes the normal structural, physiological, medical, and psychological changes that occur with aging. The DVD explains the similar effects of aging, disease, and deconditioning. The DVD discusses the pros and cons of exercise testing wit...

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Other Authors: Skinner, James S., 1936- (Speaker)
Format: Video
Language:English
Published: Monterey, CA : Healthy Learning, 2010.
Series:Sports medicine and exercise science in video.
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Summary:Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for the Elderly describes the normal structural, physiological, medical, and psychological changes that occur with aging. The DVD explains the similar effects of aging, disease, and deconditioning. The DVD discusses the pros and cons of exercise testing with the elderly. In addition the DVD details the objectives of exercise programs and how to prescribe exercise that will be safe, effective, and enjoyable for older adults.
Item Description:Title from resource description page (viewed Nov. 18, 2013).
Physical Description:1 online resource (49 min.).
Playing Time:00:49:17
Language:This edition in English.