Year of Publication
Date of Thesis
Master of Science
Exercise and Sport Sciences
Oxygen -- Metabolism; Walking -- Physiological aspects; Running -- Physiological aspects
This study examined the accuracy of the ACSM metabolic prediction equations within the range of 3.7 to 5.0 m-hr-1 and the effect that deviation from preferred walking or running speed has on this accuracy. This study also compared preferred speed of treadmill with overground locomotion.
[This is an excerpt from the abstract. For the complete abstract, please see the document.]
O'Connell, Sherry L., "The effect of locomotive speed on the accuracy of metabolic prediction equations" (1998). Ithaca College Theses. 195.