Chapter 14: Exercise and Special Populations

Question 1 of 10

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Which of the following is NOT a common manifestation of atherosclerosis?

Select one of the following:

  • Stroke

  • Arrhythmias

  • Angina

  • Heart attack

Question 2 of 10

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During a workout, you notice that a client displays a sudden lack of coordination and balance and, when asked, reports trouble seeing. What is the MOST likely cause of these symptoms?

Select one of the following:

  • Myocardial infarction

  • Claudication

  • Diabetes

  • Stroke

Question 3 of 10

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A client’s physician provides the following guideline regarding the intensity of exercise for a new client: “An RPE of 11 to 16 (6 to 20 scale) is the preferred exercise intensity.” With which condition is this client MOST likely coping?

Select one of the following:

  • Hypertension

  • Cancer

  • Type 2 diabetes

  • Fibromyalgia

Question 4 of 10

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A male client brings a form from his primary care physician reporting the following test results:
Waist circumference: 41 inches
Triglycerides: 140 mg/dL
HDL cholesterol: 38 mg/dL
Blood pressure: 128/80 mmHg
Fasting blood glucose: 93 mg/dL
This client currently has the metabolic syndrome.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 5 of 10

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A client’s physician provides the following guideline regarding the mode of exercise for a new client: “Swimming is the recommended mode of exercise; upper-body resistance training exercises are not appropriate.” With which of the following conditions is this client MOST likely coping?

Select one of the following:

  • Osteoporosis

  • Arthritis

  • Asthma

  • Fibromyalgia

Question 6 of 10

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Weightbearing and resistance-training activities are MOST important for clients with which of the following diseases or disorders?

Select one of the following:

  • Osteoporosis

  • Diabetes

  • Arthritis

  • Low-back pain

Question 7 of 10

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For clients with which of the following diseases or disorders is it MOST important to develop a “regular” pattern of activity that does not result in post-activity malaise?

Select one of the following:

  • Low-back pain

  • Chronic fatigue syndrome

  • Fibromyalgia

  • Cancer

Question 8 of 10

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How often should low-back exercises be performed in order to yield the maximum benefit?

Select one of the following:

  • 2–3 days/week

  • 4–5 days/week

  • 5–6 days/week

  • 7 days/week

Question 9 of 10

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When programming exercise to help a client reduce low-back pain, it is most important to focus on muscular strength, as opposed to muscular endurance.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 10 of 10

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Overweight or obese clients who are seeking to lose weight should perform a MINIMUM of _____ minutes of moderate-intensity exercise each week.

Select one of the following:

  • 120

  • 150

  • 225

  • 240

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Chapter 14: Exercise and Special Populations

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