Cardiac Rehab in 2018

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.


Member Cost: $0
Credits: 0.75 CE contact hours

Course Overview

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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.

Learning Objectives

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 the patient with heart failure and PAD and how they can be incorporated into traditional cardiac rehab programs.

Faculty

  • Barry A. Franklin, PhD, FACSM, MAACVPR, FAHA