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training

 [trān´ing]
1. a system of instruction or teaching.
2. preparation by instruction and practice; see also education.
assertiveness training instruction in techniques for handling of interpersonal conflicts and threatening situations without either submissiveness or aggression; see also assertiveness training.
in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as assistance with the effective expression of feelings, needs, and ideas while respecting the rights of others.
autogenic training in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as assisting with self-suggestions about feelings of heaviness and warmth for the purpose of inducing relaxation.
bladder training a program designed to help a patient gain better control over the flow of urine; examples include prompted voiding, bladder drill, patterned urge response toileting, pelvic floor exercises, and double void. Called also urinary bladder training.
bowel training a program to help a patient to learn to evacuate the bowel at specific intervals; see also bowel training.
gait training systematic activities designed to promote walking with or without assistive devices.
impulse control training in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as assisting the patient to mediate impulsive behavior through application of problem-solving strategies to social and interpersonal situations.
memory training in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as facilitation of memory.
urinary bladder training
2. in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as improving bladder function for those with urge incontinence by increasing the bladder's ability to hold urine and the patient's ability to suppress urination.
urinary habit training in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as establishing a predictable pattern of bladder emptying to prevent incontinence for persons with limited cognitive ability who have urge, stress, or functional incontinence.

train·ing

(trān'ing),
An organized system of education, instruction, or discipline.

training

/train·ing/ (trān´ing) a system of instruction or teaching; preparation by instruction and practice.
assertiveness training  a form of behavior therapy in which individuals are taught appropriate interpersonal responses, involving direct expression of their feelings, both negative and positive.
bladder training  the training of a child or an incontinent adult in habits of urinary continence.
bowel training  the training of a child or incontinent adult in the habits of fecal continence.

training

A generic term for deliberate goal-oriented practice of a mental or physical activity, with the intent of bettering one’s performance.
 
Physiology
Training results in physiologic muscle hypertrophy, especiaIIy of the heart, increased skeletal muscle blood supply due to increased capillaries, and change in the proportion of slow- or fast-twitch muscle, depending on the type of training activity. The neurologic changes that result from training are less well defined

training

A generic term for deliberate goal-oriented practice, in a mental or physical activity, with the intent of bettering one's performance Medtalk Undergoing postgraduate education, as in, “in training” Physiology A program of regular exercise that results in physiologic muscle hypertrophy, especially of the heart, ↑ skeletal muscle blood supply due to ↑ capillaries, and change in the proportion of slow- or fast-twitch muscle, depending on the type of training activity. See Assertiveness training, Athletic training, Bates vision training, Biofeedback training, Bladder training, Cross-training, Eccentric training, Eye training, Endurance training, Exercise training, Parent training, Relaxation training, Resistance training, Spiritual training, Strength training, Weight training.

train·ing

(trān'ing)
An organized system of education, instruction, or discipline.

training

The inculcation of skills and abilities and of improved muscular bulk, power and performance by repetitive action in applying a force. Physical training alters muscle in several ways, some as subtle as mitochondrial changes, and improves the efficiency of the heart and the respiratory system. Other forms of training involve psychological or sensory modification.

training

1. in racing horses and Greyhounds, a program of exercise to improve the animal's physical performance in a particular task. The effects of training include enlargement of spleen with greater erythrocyte storage and mobilization, increased heart size and stroke volume, and increased hemoglobin content of blood. A performance trial is the only satisfactory way of measuring the gains achieved.
2. in behavior includes breaking-in and obedience training in dogs.

Patient discussion about training

Q. i want to run a 5k. how should i train?

A. first of all- congratulations! way to go! pick a target and stick to it!
now, it really depends on your abilities now. start running 1k. see how long it takes you. then try it again 3-4 times see that your time is getting better. then do a 1.5k, do that 3-4 times too. then 1.750 and from now on every 2-3 runs go up in 250 m. but you should run no more no less then 3 times a week. don't forget stretching after and warm up. good luck!!

Q. Is strength training safe for children? Hi friends, this is my 4th question in this community. Here is my next one: I've always heard that resistance training will ''stunt a child's growth.'' Now, I hear it may be advisable for children to strength train. Is strength training safe for children?

A. well said above. i share the same sentiments.

Q. Does anyone have any ideas on how to potty train autistic boys? My son will be 5 in august and only goes #1 in the toilet, we've tried bribary, sitting on the toilet for at least an hour and no luck, hoping someone has some helpful information.

A. Here you can find an interview with a specialist about this subject http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GYmBPfnSeMM along with other videos about it.

You can also try the Autism community here: http://www.imedix.com/Autism

Good luck!

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This idea suggests that in the workplace, learning-by-doing and on-the-job training can be among the most effective ways of training workers.
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