Catalog

ESS 358 - Clinical Exercise Testing (4)

Clinical exercise physiology deals with the effects of chronic disease such as heart disease, obesity and diabetes on exercise capacity and the benefits of exercise training in managing chronic conditions. Lecture and laboratory experiences will introduce students to clinical exercise testing, electrocardiography, and exercise prescription for clinical populations. Offered intermittently. Prerequisite: BIOL 113 and 114; BIOL 115 and 116; ESS 120, ESS 200, ESS 220 and ESS 310 (or consent of instructor).