Resistance training is not just for the physically fit and athletic. Research has shown that resistance training programs provide health benefits to individuals with chronic medical conditions. The young and old alike can participate in resistance training programs that will improve overall health and well being. Resistance Training for Special Populations Quick Reference Guide covers the assessment and development of training programs for people suffering from arthritis, osteoporosis, cancer, diabetes, heart failure, and pulmonary disease. Resistance training programs for obesity, the elderly, and pregnancy are also covered. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.SUMMARY Resistance training is an effective modality in the treatment, rehabilitation, and prevention of low back pain. With proper instruction and ... Acute low back pain problems in adults. Clinical Practice Guidelines Quick Reference Guide.
|Title||:||Resistance Training for Special Populations Quick Reference Guide|
|Author||:||Ann Marie Swank|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2009-05-28|