With ACSM's Certification Review as your guide, you can be ready to successfully pass the exam to become a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP-C), or Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist (CEP). As a review tool, this text will help you identify your strengths and weaknesses and then eliminate those areas of weakness with further study. Most importantly, this text will help you advance your career in fitness and exercise.
Now aligned with the tenth edition of the ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, this text is reflective of the key changes and the only print resource for the current ACSM certification exams.ACSM's Certification Review is organized into three parts by certification level.
Developed by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), this book thoroughly prepares you to become an ACSM Certified Group Exercise Instructor. Following an introduction, which includes a profile of a group exercise instructor, the book covers such topics as leadership, class design, legal issues and responsibilities, and exercise science. The book’s accompanying video demonstrates how the techniques discussed in the book are put into practice during an actual group exercise class.
This version of PrepU for ACSM’s Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP-C) 1e is for 12 months of access through the purchase of a unique code redeemed via thePoint (http://thepoint.lww.com). That code will be shipped to you via U.S. mail within 3 to 7 days of your online purchase.
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This classic chart of The Muscular System was illustrated by Peter Bachin in 1947 and continues to be one of the most easily recognized images in medical illustration. Every illustrations is vividly colored and finely detailed. All structures are clearly labeled. The large central illustrations show both anterior and posterior views of the male muscular system.
Four smaller illustrations show :
the muscles of the right hand
the right half of the diaphragm
muscles of the posterior abdominal wall
muscles of the right foot.
Laminated and paper versions are available in English and Spanish. Made in USA
Available in the following versions:
One of our most popular charts is now available in a large format, 42 inches wide x 62 inches high. Printed on durable, tear-resistant flexible plastic, with a write-on/wipe-off surface (with dry erase pen), this oversize chart is perfect for teaching and demonstration. Three eyelets across the top make it easy to hang.
This classic chart of The Skeletal System was illustrated by Peter Bachin in 1947 and continues to be one of our best sellers. Every illustration is finely detailed and labeled. The chart features 3 large illustrations showing the anterior, lateral and posterior views of the male skeletal system.
Eight smaller illustrations show:
a portion of long bone
ligaments of the right hand (dorsal and palmar views)
ligaments of the right foot (dorsal and plantar view)
the right knee joint (anterior and posterior views)
Comparison of female pelvis to male pelvis is shown by a dotted outline.
Laminated and paper versions are available in English and Spanish.
Based on the point locations found in Dr. James Tin Yau So's Book of Acupuncture Points, this chart combines 3 separate views of the human body and many smaller illustrations on one large format 23" x 36" chart. The chart concentrates on channel point positions, but also includes the major extra points with contraindications. Locations were personally supervised by Dr. So and reflect the experience of his teachers and his understanding acquired from teaching thousands of students. Please note that the point locations and alpha -numeric point names on this chart reflect the Chinese teaching standards that were in place prior to China's Cultural Revolution.
Size 23" x 36"
Laminated for durability with eyelets at top corners for hanging.
Developed by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), this text thoroughly prepares you to become an ACSM Certified Group Exercise Instructor. Following an introduction, which includes a profile of a group exercise instructor, the text covers such topics as leadership, class design, legal issues and responsibilities, and exercise science. The text’s accompanying video demonstrates how the techniques discussed in the text are put into practice during an actual group exercise class.
This version of PrepU for <Text Name> <Edition Number>e is for <TERM> months of access through the purchase of a unique code redeemed via thePoint (http://thepoint.lww.com). That code will be shipped to you via U.S. mail within 3 to 7 days of your online purchase.
Published by the American College of Sports Medicine, this new edition is essential for certification candidates and practicing Exercise Physiologists. As the official preparation book for the ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist examination, the title will guide those seeking certification as they prepare to sit for the exam. For those already practicing, this evidence-based resource will aid in providing the most current, competent guidance to clients.
Now fully aligned with the tenth edition of ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, this second edition is reflective of the most current standards in the field. These updates include moving to the new pre-participation guidelines, which represent an important and significant change in the prescription of an exercise program. Incorporating ACSM's Exercise is Medicine® global health initiative throughout this text prepares the EP-C to become uniquely qualified to work with medical professionals to ensure that all patients and clients are participating in a physical activity program.
Organized around the scope of ACSM EP-C practice domains, ACSM's Resources for the Exercise Physiologist includes an introductory section focusing on understanding exercise, physical activity, and pre-exercise screening. Coverage of assessment and programming for both healthy and special populations and extensive content about behavior change allows the EP-C to provide program options for varying types of clients. Finally, this text covers the ethics, legal issues, and business of fitness management.