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