Editorial: Research, ethics and the ACSM position stand on progression models in resistance training for healthy adults

Robergs, Robert A. (2004) Editorial: Research, ethics and the ACSM position stand on progression models in resistance training for healthy adults. Journal of Exercise Physiology Online.

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Abstract

In February 2002, the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) published a Position Stand entitled Progression Models in Resistance Training for Healthy Adults (1). In March, 2004, it was brought to my attention by Robert Otto via email that the contents of this publication, along with the summary recommendations, were mostly invalid. After a subsequent phone conversation with Robert Otto, it was explained to me that despite attempts to publish a rebuttal manuscript in three other journals, all with mostly outstanding reviewer feedback and praise for their work, each journal rejected the manuscript based on editorial decisions unrelated to the reviewers’ comments...

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ID Code: 96864
Item Type: Other
Refereed: No
Keywords: editorial; ethics; exercise; human; medical research; muscle strength; practice guideline; training
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Schools > School of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2004 American Society of Exercise Physiologists
Deposited On: 09 Aug 2016 01:01
Last Modified: 09 Aug 2016 01:01

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