Exercise Testing Study Guide 2
1. See other study guide.
2.What are some of the benefits of regular PA?
Pretty much everything. PA lowers LDL, TG, CHL, increases HDL, improves body comp ect.
3.When should you stop a stress test?
When an individual is perf
Exercise Testing Study Guide 1
1.Know the modifiable and non- modifiable risks for heart disease. How does exercise improve these?
How else can individuals modify?
Modifiable would be their lipid level, weight, PA, smoking, obesity, glucose tolerance, and
Exercise and Disease Study Guide 3
Cystic fibrosis resembles COPD in that it lowers lung function, and severely shortens
ones life. It is a recessive disorder, meaning both recessive genes have to inherit from
Peripheral Artery Disease
1.What is the pathophysiology?
Think coronary artery disease. This is the same concept, atherosclerosis, or plague build up, ac cumulates in the peripheral arteries. The legs are usually affected. The thrombus (occlusion)
Study Guide Exam 1
1. Describe the basic components of fitness.
So physical activity is defined as anything that involves muscle contraction, and exercise is a struc tured program; there is a purpose. The purpose is to improve the basic components of fitn