Appendix C


Acronyms

1RM one repetition maximum
 
AAAPE

American Association for the Advancement of Physical Education

AAHPER

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation

AAHPERD

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

AAU

Amateur Athletic Union

ACLS

Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study

ACSM

American College of Sports Medicine

AF

abdominal fat

AFEA

Australian Fitness Education Award

ALPHA

Assessing Levels of Physical Activity (test battery)

ANOVA

analysis of variance

 
BF

body fat

BIA

bioelectric impedance analysis

BMC

bone mineral content

BMD

bone mineral density

BMI

body mass index

BP

blood pressure or bench press

BRFSS

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

 


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Appendix C Acronyms 1RM one repetition maximum AAAPE American Association for the Advancement of Physical Education AAHPER American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation AAHPERD American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance AAU Amateur Athletic Union ACLS Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study ACSM American College of Sports Medicine AF abdominal fat AFEA Australian Fitness Education Award ALPHA Assessing Levels of Physical Activity (test battery) ANOVA analysis of variance BF body fat BIA bioelectric impedance analysis BMC bone mineral content BMD bone mineral density BMI body mass index BP blood pressure or bench press BRFSS Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System 249

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250 FITNESS MEASURES AND HEALTH OUTCOMES IN YOUTH CAHPER Canadian Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation CAPL Canadian Assessment of Physical Literacy Test CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CINAHL Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature CMcentimeter CMJ countermovement jump CRP C-reactive protein CT computed tomography CVD cardiovascular disease DBP diastolic blood pressure DOMS delayed onset muscle soreness DXA dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry E early velocity E1 early diastolic peak myocardial velocity EUROFIT European Test of Physical Fitness Ffemale FFM fat-free mass FM fat mass FMS functional movement screening FN femoral neck HDL-C high-density lipoprotein cholesterol HOMA-IR homeostatic model assessment-insulin resistance IOM Institute of Medicine JHS joint hypermobility syndrome LDL-C low-density lipoprotein cholesterol LE level of evidence LJ long jump LM lean mass LP leg press LS lumbar spine Mmale MRI magnetic resonance imaging MTU muscle-tendon unit

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APPENDIX C 251 NAPFA National Physical Fitness Award (Singapore) NASPE National Association for Sport and Physical Education NHANES National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey NHES National Health Examination Survey NHIS National Health Interview Survey NIS National Immunization Survey PA physical activity PACER progressive aerobic cardiovascular endurance run PCFSN President's Council on Physical Fitness, Sports and Nutrition PCPF President's Council on Physical Fitness PCPFS President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports PFI Physical Fitness Index PNF proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation PQCT peripheral quantitative tomography PSDQ Physical Self Description Questionnaire PWC-170 Physical Working Capacity-170 test ROC receiver operating characteristic ROM range of motion SBP systolic blood pressure SD standard deviation SLJ standing long jump TC total cholesterol TGtriglycerides TFM total fat mass TT treadmill time VJ vertical jump VO2max maximal oxygen consumption VO2peak peak oxygen consumption Wwatts WC waist circumference YMCA Young Men's Christian Association

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