Essentials of Sports Nutrition and Supplements

ISBN-10: 1588296113

ISBN-13: 9781588296115

Edition: 2008

List price: $149.00
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


This volume is a comprehensive textbook for the undergraduate course in sports nutrition. Focusing on exercise physiology, this text is to be used in a certfication course sponsored by the International Society of Sports Nutrition (ISSN).
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Math Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $149.00
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Humana Press
Publication date: 6/11/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 691
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 4.356
Language: English

About the Editors and Contributors
Companion CD
Basic Exercise Physiology
Thermodynamics, Biochemistry, and Metabolism
Skeletal Muscle Plasticityc
The Endocrinology of Resistance Exercise and Training
Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Responses to Exercise
Molecular Biology of Exercise and Nutrition
Aspects of Overtraining
Exercise Principles and Assessment
Principles of Exercise Training
Laboratory and Field Techniques for Measuring Performance
Methods of Body Composition Assessment
Nutritional Assessment and Counseling of Athletes
Basic and Applied Nutrition
An Overview of Macronutrients
Vitamins and Minerals
Nutritional Needs of Endurance Athletes
Nutritional Needs of Strength/Power Athletes
A Different Look at the Food Guide Pyramid
Special Needs of Youth, Women, and the Elderly
Sports Applications of Creatine
Weight Loss Ingredients
An Overview of Sports Supplements
Hormonal Supplements: Legal and Illegal
Special Topics
Special Legal Review: The Androstenedione Ban and the Criminalization of Steroid Precursors-Implications for the Sports Nutritional Supplement Market
Very-Low-Carbohydrate Diets
Eating to Improve Body Composition
Nutrition Before, During, and After Exercise for the Endurance Athlete
Nutrition Before, During, and After Exercise for the Strength/Power Athlete
Answer Key
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.