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Exercise Management of Chronic Diseases and Disabilities for All Ages

Exercise Management of Chronic Diseases and Disabilities for All Ages™ presents the research and applications for integrating exercise into the treatment of 49 chronic diseases and disabilities. A framework is established for determining functional capacity in persons with chronic diseases and disabilities and guidance in developing appropriate exercise programming to optimize functional capacity and reduce the compounding effects of exercise intolerance.

CEC NAFC: 2.00    NESTA: 2.00    ACE: 2.00    Valid for 24 months    

Price: $269.00

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  • Understand and utilize applications for integrating exercise into the treatment of 49 chronic diseases and disabilities.
  • Apply the presented framework for determining functional capacity in persons with chronic diseases and disabilities and develop appropriate exercise programming to optimize functional capacity and reduce the compounding effects of exercise intolerance.
  • Understand the pathology of interest, training and response to exercise, management of medications, and recommendations and special considerations of exercise testing and programming.
  • Comprehend case studies for each condition that follow a set format, beginning with an overview and a subjective objective assessment plan (SOAP) report, followed by an exercise program and a follow-up statement for select cases.
  • Understand and utilize guidance for appropriate exercise prescription that can positively affect functional capacity and slow or prevent exercise intolerance.
  • Become adept at translating the science of exercise physiology into the art of practicing exercise medicine.

This certificate package with online test includes:

  • eBook version of the 456-page ACSM's Exercise Management for Persons With Chronic Diseases & Disabilities 3rd Edition by the American College of Sports Medicine, Editors J. Larry Durstine, Geoffrey Moore, Patricia Painter and Scott Roberts
  • A 252-page workbook provided in PDF format

Instructions for completing the 60 question multiple-choice online test and obtaining obtaining CECs/CEUs are also included. All course materials are available electronically. Nothing is mailed.