Cardiovascular, pulmonary, and cancer rehabilitation. 2. Cardiovascular considerations in the rehabilitation of the disabled

J. R. Moldover, A. M. Flores, S. J. Garrison

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Abstract

This self-directed learning module addresses core concepts in the application of principles of cardiac rehabilitation for the physically disabled population. It is part of the chapter on cardiovascular, pulmonary, and cancer rehabilitation for the Self-Directed Medical Knowledge Program Study Guide for practitioners and trainees in physical medicine and rehabilitation. This section contains general and athletic conditioning programs for the disabled, rehabilitation of the disabled with coexisting cardiac disease (including modified exercise tolerance testing, cardiac demands of rehabilitation programs, and cardiac precautions), and peripheral circulatory dysfunction (arterial, venous, and lymphatic).

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalArchives of physical medicine and rehabilitation
Volume71
Issue number4 SUPPL.
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990

Keywords

  • cardiac precautions
  • exercise testing
  • peripheral circulatory dysfunction
  • physical conditioning

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
  • Rehabilitation

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