On Demand CE - Cardiac Rehab in 2018

Incorporating New Populations and Approaches

Exercise physiologist and cardiac rehabilitation expert Dr. Barry Franklin discusses the importance of cardiac rehabilitation and physical activity for cardiovascular patients and those with co-morbid conditions.

Credit: 0.75 CE contact hours 
Cost: Free, available to members only

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  • Barry A. Franklin, PhD, FACSM, MAACVPR, FAHA
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: 
  • Describe current national guidelines and outcomes for cardiac rehab and supervised exercise programming for patients with CVD, heart failure and PAD. 
  • Provide examples of exercise training strategies for patient with heart failure and PAD and how they can be incorporated into traditional cardiac rehab programs.
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This educational activity is provided by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). PCNA is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) as an approved provider of Nurse Practitioner continuing education, provider number 030602.