Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Physiology looks at the key topics in exercise physiology and examines how each of the physiological systems responds to acute and chronic exercise. As well as reviewing special topics such as nutrition, altitude, temperature, and ergogenic acids, it assesses the importance of exercise to health and quality of life and considers the importance of exercise to adults, children and the elderly.The PNS can be split into the somatic system and the autonomic nervous system (ANS). ... muscle and endocrine glands) Sympathetic nervous system (flight, fright , fight reactions) Parasympathetic nervous system (recovery and rest) Fig. 1.
|Title||:||BIOS Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Physiology|
|Author||:||Karen Birch, Keith George, Don McLaren|
|Publisher||:||Garland Science - 2004-06-01|