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Assessment of Functional Capability in Elderly People: Development Proposals $59.00
Authors: Carlos Ayan Perez, Jose Maria Cancela Carral, Varela Martinez (Facultad de Ciecias de la Educacion y del Deporte, Pontevedra, Spain) 
Book Description:
The idea of assessment in the fields of physical exercise and health refers to a process of attributing values or concepts. This attribution is certainly key for the prescription of physical exercise but it is not its most important role. This book presents and discusses research which shows physical exercise and health professionals the importance of a program of measurement and assessment which enables to safely prescribe physical exercise to elderly people, since this prescription must be supported by a scientific basis in order to be considered a credible and responsible piece of work. (Imprint: Novinka)

Table of Contents:
Chapter 1. “Battery and assessment. A Theoretical reference”.

Chapter 2. “Functional capability in elderly people”.

Chapter 3. “Defining test for functional capability in elderly people: batteries”


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      Aging Issues, Health and Financial Alternatives
   Binding: ebook
   Pub. Date: 2011 - 2nd Quarter
   Pages: 6 x 9 (NBC - C)
   ISBN: 978-1-61122-264-7
   Status: AV
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