If someone has hypertension and is at risk for a heart attack, what are the appropriate exercises to prescribe?
In an inpatient cardiopulmonary rehab, heart rate should be taken when?
before, during, at cessation, and 5 minutes after activity.
Classes of heart disease?
1 (low) to 4 (high)
1: no limits/symptoms
2: slight limits/minimal symptoms
3: moderate limits/moderate symptoms
4: Unable/Severe limits
Typical length of stay in the hospital following Cardiovascular incidences?
5 - 14 days
When are patients typically discharged to phase 2?
at MET level 3.5
MET level of 3.5 is concurrent with biking/walking at what MPH?
biking (6 mph)
walking (3 mph)
3 phases of cardiac rehab?
- Maintenance/Training (community exercise)