Nasm Essentials Of Corrective Exercise Training by Nasm National Academy Of Sports Medicine (nasm)Nasm Essentials Of Corrective Exercise Training by Nasm National Academy Of Sports Medicine (nasm)

Nasm Essentials Of Corrective Exercise Training

byNasm National Academy Of Sports Medicine (nasm)

Hardcover | July 9, 2013

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This text is a recommended resource for the NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) course.NASM Essentials of Corrective Exercise Training introduces the health and fitness professional to NASM's proprietary Corrective Exercise Continuum, a system of training that uses corrective exercise strategies to help improve muscle imbalances and movement efficiency to decrease the risk of injury.This textbook includes several new chapters that were not included in NASM's previous corrective exercise materials, including the rationale for corrective exercise training, assessments of health risk, static postural assessments, range of motion assessments, and strength assessments (manual muscle testing) as well as corrective exercise strategies for the cervical spine, elbow, and wrist.There are more than 100 corrective exercise techniques in the categories of self-myofascial release, static stretching, neuromuscular stretching, isolated strength training, positional isometrics, and integrated dynamic movements included in the text. These, along with corrective exercise strategies for common movement impairments seen in each segment of the body, make this text the premier resource for learning and applying NASM's systematic approach to corrective exercise training.
Title:Nasm Essentials Of Corrective Exercise TrainingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:440 pages, 11.13 × 8.75 × 0.75 inPublished:July 9, 2013Publisher:Jones & Bartlett LearningLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1284050254

ISBN - 13:9781284050257

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Rationale for Corrective Exercise TrainingChapter 2: Introduction to Human Movement ScienceChapter 3: An Evidence-Based Approach to Understanding Human Movement ScienceChapter 4: Health Risk AppraisalChapter 5: Static Postural AssessmentChapter 6: Movement AssessmentsChapter 7: Range of Motion AssessmentsChapter 8: Strength AssessmentsChapter 9: Inhibitory Techniques: Self-Myofascial ReleaseChapter 10: Lengthening TechniquesChapter 11: Activation and Integration TechniquesChapter 12: Corrective Strategies for Foot and Ankle ImpairmentsChapter 13: Corrective Strategies for Knee ImpairmentsChapter 14: Corrective Strategies for Lumbo-Pelvic-Hip Complex ImpairmentsChapter 15: Corrective Strategies for Shoulder, Elbow, and Wrist ImpairmentsChapter 16: Corrective Strategies for Crevical Spine Impairments