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Viewing: EXNS 6210 : Cardiac Rehabilitation

Last approved: Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:49:51 GMT

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Milken Institute School of Public Health
Exercise and Nutrition Sciences (EXNS)
EXNS
6210
Cardiac Rehabilitation
Cardiac Rehabilitation
201501
3
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EXSC 6210 - Cardiac Rehabilitation
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Overview of a wide range of clinical, public health, and healthcare topics associated with heart disease with an emphasis on coronary artery disease. Cardiac rehabilitation programming and services, secondary prevention, patient education, and current clinical guidelines, scientific statements, and selected regulations related to cardiac rehabilitation.
1. Students will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the pathophysiology of coronary heart disease and other selected chronic diseases and conditions. 2. Students will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the role of exercise training and regular physical activity in the medical management and secondary prevention of these chronic diseases and conditions. 3. Students will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of risk factors for these diseases and how to reduce risk through lifestyle changes. 4. Students will apply selected theories of social and behavior change to help effect lifestyle changes to reduce risk factor profiles for selected chronic diseases. 5. Students will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of current laws and health insurance rules that regulate how cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation programs can provide services to patients. 6. Students will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of potential barriers that can restrict patients being referred to and enrolling in cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation programs.
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