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Reviews in Pediatric Exercise Science $195.00
Editors: Michael Duncan (Coventry University, UK)
Book Description:
Research relating to the exercising child and adolescent has expanded considerably over the last decade or two. This accelerating volume of research output covers a wide range of topics with both an academic and practical focus. Such topics range from studies on the effect of physical activity interventions on sedentary behavior in obese children to talent identification in young athletes. With such an array of cross disciplinary research being generated related to pediatric exercise science, there is a need for a periodic summarization and reflection on the scope of information available. This book presents a range of literature reviews in the field of pediatric exercise science that provides a bridge between scientific practice and the pediatric exercise practitioner. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical)

Table of Contents:

List of Contributors

Chapter I. Physical Activity, Play and the Pre-School Years
(Mareesa O’Dwyer, Zoe Knowles, Nicola Ridgers, Gareth Stratton)

Chapter II. Physical Education and Sport, and Positive Attitudes Towards Physical Activity
(Lorayne A. Woodfield)

Chapter III. Promoting Cardiovascular Health in the Primary School Curriculum
(Moira N. McPherson, Kimberly Boardman, William J. Montelpare, Carlos E. Zerpa)

Chapter IV. Breakfast, Metabolism, Health and Cognitive Function in Young People
(Keith Tolfrey, Julia K. Zakrzewski, Simon B. Cooper, Mary E. Nevill)

Chapter V. Environmental Correlates of Physical Activity in Children and Adolescents
(Stacey Hargreaves, Michael J. Duncan, Samantha Birch)

Chapter VI. Body Image Perception and its Relationship with Nutritional Status in Childhood and Adolescence
(Edio Luiz Petroski, Andreia Pelegrini, Diego Augusto Santos Silva)

Chapter VII. The Efficacy of Exercise in Enhancing Children’s Reading Ability
(Esther Curley, Michael J. Duncan, Samantha Birch)

Chapter VIII. The Relationship Between Fundamental Movement Skills and Physical Activity In Primary School Children: A Short Review
(Luke C. Baker, Samantha Birch, Michael J. Duncan)

Chapter VIIII. Physical Activity Patterns in Children from Different Ethnic Backgrounds
(Emma Lisa Jane Eyre, Krystyna Anna Matyka)

Chapter X. Heart Rate Variability, Weight Status and Physical Activity in Children: A Short Review
(Craig Franklin, Samantha Birch, Michael J. Duncan)

Chapter XI. Thermoregulation in Children and Adolescents
(Michael J. Price)

Chapter XII. Injuries in Sport among Children and Adolescents
(Sheila Leddington Wright, Andrew King)

Chapter XIII. Sprinting and Plyometric Ability in Youths: The Effect of Natural Development and Training
(Michael G. Hughes, Rhodri Lloyd, Robert Meyers)

Chapter XIIII. Methods of Monitoring Training in Adolescent Soccer Players
(Matt Rains, Mark Noon, Doug Thake)


      Pediatrics - Laboratory and Clinical Research
   Binding: ebook
   Pub. Date: 2012-March
   Pages: 7 x 10 (NBC - C)
   ISBN: 978-1-62100-103-4
   Status: FM
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