Chapter 2 provides more detail on bioenergetics and thermodynamics with examples that pertain to exercise physiology rather than physics. Chapter 3 provides a separate chapter for coverage of enzyme function.
Provides a separate chapter on bone function and adaptation, with an emphasis on prevention of bone loss through proper nutrition and exercise.
Provides separate chapters on immune function, fatigue, gender, aging, and pediatrics, and emphasizes prevention and the benefits of exercise in each.
Exercise at different altitudes, exercise in hot and in humid environments, exercise in air pollution, and unique coverage of exercise during exposure to altered gravitational forces are detailed in Chapter 26. ...show less