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ACSM's Exercise is Medicine: A Clinician's Guide to Exercise Prescription
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ACSM's Exercise is Medicine: A Clinician's Guide to Exercise Prescription

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Jonas, Steven; Phillips, Edward M.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-582-55739-7
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 85
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Teaches practitioners how to motivate and instruct patients on the importance of exercise and how to design practical exercise programs for patients of all ages and fitness levels, as well as those with special conditions such as pregnancy, obesity, and cancer.

Coverage includes in-depth discussions of both the lifestyle exercise approach to exercising regularly and the structured exercise approach.

Key Features:

- Exercise programs for all ages and fitness levels
- Practical and easy to read
- Special programs for patient populations such as: obstetric patient, diabetic, cancer, arthritic, asthmatic, and obese patients

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Jonas, Steven; Phillips, Edward M.
  • ISBN: 978-1-582-55739-7
  • Specialty:
    Advanced Practice
    Exercise Science
    Nurse Practitioner
    Physician Assistant
    Sports Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 272
  • Illustrations: 27
  • Year: 2009
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 85

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