Fishpond Gift Vouchers - Let them choose!

Shop over a million Toys in our Huge New Range

Textbook of Work Physiology-4th
By

Rating
Hurry - Only 3 left in stock!

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Our biological heritage; the cell and its regulatory mechanisms; the muscle and its contraction; motor function; body fluids, blood, and circulation; respiration; skeletal system; physical performance; evaluation of physical performance on the basis of tests; body dimensions and muscular exercise; physical training; nutrition and physical performance; temperature regulation; factors affecting performance; fatigue; applied sport physiology; applied work physiology; physical activity and health.

About the Author

Per-Olof strand, MD, PhD, is a pioneer in the field of work physiology, with his research focusing on the oxygen transport system in humans. Now retired, he made numerous advances in the field, winning many awards and fellowships including the Officer de l'Ordre des Palmes Acad miques from France in 1975. Dr. strand has authored approximately 200 publications and has been invited to speak in 55 countries outside Sweden, where he resides today.

Kaare Rodahl, MD, professor emeritus, is the author of numerous scientific publications in the fields of the physiology of exercise and work physiology, nutrition, metabolism, environmental physiology, and stress. He was coauthor with Per-Olof strand in all three previous editions of Textbook of Work Physiology, including the last edition in 1986. In 2001, he was listed in 2000 Outstanding Scientists of the 20th Century.

Hans A. Dahl, MD, is professor of anatomy at the Norwegian University of Sport and Physical Education, works at the University of Oslo, Norway, and has been active in the field of muscle biology for most of his professional life. He is author and coauthor of several anatomy and physiology textbooks.

Sigmund B. Str mme, PhD, is professor of physiology at the Norwegian University of Sport and Physical Education. He earned his PhD from Yale University in 1967. Since 1968 he has researched and taught at the graduate level with emphasis on exercise and work physiology. He is the author and coauthor of several scientific publications and books on effects of exercise, sport nutrition, and physical activity and health. He was presented the Norwegian Medical Association's award for preventive medicine in 2001.

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » Science » Medicine » Physiology
Home » Books » Science » Biology » Human Anatomy
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Textbook of Work Physiology-4th: Physiological Bases of Exercise on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top