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ACSMAmerican College of Sports Medicine
ACSMAssociation Canadienne pour la Santé Mentale (Canadian Mental Health Association)
ACSMAmerican Congress on Surveying and Mapping
ACSMAccumulated Campaign Service Medal (UK)
ACSMAlternative Coupon Satisfaction Mechanism
ACSMAnti-Ship Cruise Missile
ACSMAdvanced Conventional Standoff Missile
ACSMAssociate of the Camborne School of Metalliferous Mining
ACSMAsian Seminary of Christian Ministries (Philippines)
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I recommend finding a degreed exercise physiologist or a certified personal trainer from a respected organization, such as the ACSM, the National Strength Conditioning Association, or the National Academy of Sports Medicine," advises Geisel.
In terms of the intensity criteria, both workouts tested from EA SPORTS Active were sufficiently intense to be within ACSM guidelines.
In a survey of orthopaedic physical therapists, 75% of respondents performed some type of cardiovascular screening, but only 64% correctly used ACSM guidelines for risk stratification.
To aid practitioners who work with children in strength training settings, ACSM and AAP offer basic guidelines.
The new ACSM textbook will be published in 2008 by Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins.
According to ACSM, 20 to 60 minutes of aerobic exercise, three to five days per week, at 50 to 85 percent of maximal oxygen uptake is appropriate for individuals with mild hypertension.
This advice, endorsed by a panel of experts from the ACSM and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta could help millions of inactive Americans become healthier, Pate said.
With ACSM, we are helping to raise the publics' awareness of the health benefits of exercise.
According to ACSM, these guidelines are effective for improving muscular strength and endurance in untrained adults during the first three to four months of training.
If the running mileage in your schedule were the only physical activity in your week, you would fall short of the ACSM, CDC, and Surgeon General recommendations.
LWW to publish Current Sports Medicine Reports bringing total ACSM journals published to four