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Wilmore, Jack H. 1938-2014

Overview
Works: 76 works in 359 publications in 7 languages and 9,804 library holdings
Genres: Filmed lectures  Instructional films  Textbooks  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works about Jack H Wilmore
 
Most widely held works by Jack H Wilmore
Physiology of sport and exercise by Jack H Wilmore( Book )

89 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physiology of Sport and Exercise, Sixth Edition, frames research findings in physiology in a reader-friendly format, making this textbook a favorite of instructors and students alike. This resource offers a simple way for students to develop an understanding of the body’s abilities to perform various types and intensities of exercise and sport, to adapt to stressful situations, and to improve its physiological capacities. Written by a team of distinguished researchers, all past presidents of the American College of Sports Medicine, this updated sixth edition has been enhanced with new elements to facilitate learning comprehension and better illustrate how the body performs and responds to physical activity.--Publisher website
Training for sport and activity : the physiological basis of the conditioning process by Jack H Wilmore( Book )

33 editions published between 1977 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exercise in health and disease : evaluation and prescription for prevention and rehabilitation by Michael L Pollock( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fisiología del esfuerzo y del deporte by Jack H Wilmore( )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eating, body weight, and performance in athletes : disorders of modern society by Kelly D Brownell( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Athletic training and physical fitness : physiological principles and practices of the conditioning process by Jack H Wilmore( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health and fitness through physical activity by Michael L Pollock( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and Japanese and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A synthesis of research findings in exercise and physical fitness is presented to provide the general public with insights into establishing an individualized exercise program. The material is divided into seven subtopics: (1) a general overview of the need for exercise and fitness and how it is an integral part of preventive medicine programs; (2) a translation of research findings on exercise, health maintenance, and performance into easily understandable terms; (3) various aspects of medical screening and fitness evaluation procedures; (4) exercise prescription and individualized approaches; (5) rehabilitation of the cardiac patient; (6) nutritional aspects of human performance; and (7) special considerations for exercise programs (shoes and clothing; the importance of warming up and cooling down; special considerations for heat, cold, altitude, and air pollution; age and sex considerations; etc.). (Author/MJB)
Physiologie du sport et de l'exercice by David L Costill( Book )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in French and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cet ouvrage de référence, rédigé par trois auteurs renommés aux Etats-Unis, présente les bases de la physiologie de l’exercice. Comment le corps parvient-il à répondre à cette sollicitation physiologique intense qu’exige l’activité physique ? C’est la question fondamentale à laquelle ce livre veut répondre. Il doit permettre au lecteur d’accéder au domaine de la physiologie de l’exercice musculaire. En s’appuyant sur l’anatomie et la physiologie, l’objectif est d’expliquer les mécanismes grâce auxquels le corps réalise un exercice et s’adapte à l’activité physique. Cette nouvelle édition a été largement remaniée et tient compte de toutes les données les plus récentes sur le sujet. De nombreuses illustrations nouvelles ont été ajoutées. Cette 6e édition conserve les qualités des éditions précédentes : pédagogie efficace, structuration des chapitres très claire, écriture simple et directe adaptée aussi bien aux étudiants qu’aux enseignants, illustrations en couleur. Chaque nouvelle partie fait l’objet d’une courte présentation qui décrit les différents contenus de chacun des chapitres qu’elle renferme. En fin de chapitre, les mots-clés sont listés et définis dans un glossaire à la fin du livre. Des résumés encadrés jalonnent le texte et rappellent les points fondamentaux. Chaque chapitre se termine par des questions qui permettent de tester les connaissances. Des références bibliographiques numérotées tout au long du texte sont destinées à apporter des informations supplémentaires sur les sujets abordés. [Ed.]
Sensible fitness by Jack H Wilmore( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exercise physiologist discusses how to set up an exercise program to improve health or to train for competition
Exercise in cardiovascular health and disease( Book )

8 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evaluation and regulation of body build and composition by Albert Richard Behnke( Book )

7 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exercise, obesity, and weight control [electronic resource] by Jack H Wilmore( )

2 editions published in 1994 in Undetermined and English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combating the Obesity Epidemic : Treatment Options by Jack H Wilmore( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combating the Obesity Epidemic: Treatment Options features an overview of the primary approaches employed to address one of the most serious healthcare issues in the United States. Designed as a resource for health/fitness professionals who want to confront the obesity epidemic through science and practice, the DVD looks at the results of several of the studies in the scientific literature on each of the treatment options and discusses the relative effectiveness of each alternative. The DVD also details several factors (energy balance-related and genetic) that can affect weight loss efforts
The obesity epidemic : fact or fiction? by Jack H Wilmore( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Obesity Epidemic: Fact or Fiction? looks at the prevalence of obesity in the United States and discusses the mortality- and morbidity-related health risks associated with this healthcare condition. The DVD includes a review of the findings of several national surveys (NHES, NHANES, BRFSS) that address this issue. The DVD also summarizes the opinions of individuals who believe that obesity is not currently of epidemic proportions
Physiological Testing of the Athlete : Applications and Limitations by Jack H Wilmore( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physiological Testing of the Athlete: Applications and Limitations provides an overview of the reasons for testing athletes and how the information obtained from such testing could be effectively used. The video details the kinds of tests that should be utilized with a specific athlete and the application of test results to training that athlete to enhance that individual's level of performance. The video also discusses some of the inherent limitations of athletic performance testing
The heritage family study : an overview and selected results( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Heritage Family Study: An Overview and Selected Results provides a review of a major investigative undertaking that explored the genetic basis (markers) of changes in risk factors for coronary disease, diabetes, hypertension, and other diseases that occur as the result of exercise (20 weeks of aerobic endurance training). Ongoing for a number of years and featuring five of the most renowned medical and exercise science professionals in the world, the study looked at both the familiar resemblances in the research subjects' responses to training and the genes responsible for human variation in these responses to training. The video presents a summary of selected results from the study and offers a perspective on the possible relevance on the health of individuals
The Wilmore fitness program : a personalized guide to total fitness and health by Jack H Wilmore( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physiologie du sport et de l'exercice physique by Jack H Wilmore( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La physiologie du sport et de l'exercice physique analyse les différentes adaptations de l'organisame à un exercice isolé ou à l'entraînement. Cette branche récente de la physiologie s'est développée progressivement au cours des dernières décennies parallèlement à l'essor de la pratique physique et sportive. Elle est présentée dans cet ouvrage de manière progressive et novatrice. Cette physiolgie pratique, doublée d'excellentes données physiopathologiques, met bien en évidence la complexité des mécanismes de régulation permettant à l'organisme de répondre au stress particulier de l'exercice musculaire
The physical work capacity of girls, seven to thirteen years of age by Jack H Wilmore( )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspannings- en sportfysiologie by Jack H Wilmore( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in Dutch and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De basisinspanningsfysiologie geeft antwoord op vragen als: 'Hoe werkt het menselijke lichaam tijdens inspanning?' Daarnaast kijkt het boek uitgebreid naar de invloed van de omgeving op ons lichaam (hoogte, warmte, koude) en naar de invloed van leeftijd en sekse bij inspanning en sport. Verder wordt ingegaan op trainen voor prestaties, en de invloed daarop van voeding en lichaamssamenstelling. Ook de aanpak en effecten van bewegen gericht op gezondheid komen uitgebreid aan de orde
 
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Physiology of sport and exercise
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Training for sport and activity : the physiological basis of the conditioning processFisiología del esfuerzo y del deporte
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Wilmore, J.

Wilmore, Jack

Wilmore, Jack 1938-2014

Wilmore, Jack H.

Wilmore, Jack Harrison 1938-2014

윌모어, 잭 H. 1938-

윌모어, 잭크 H. 1938-

ウィルモア, J.

ウィルモア, ジャック・H

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