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"...provides a virtual pharmacopoeia of exercise guidelines for patients with cardiovascular disease, with specific reference to exercise prescription, risk stratification, exercise physiology, monitoring techniques, and leadership and organizational skills. The authors represent a prestigious group of scientists, clinicians, researchers, and teachers, who are authorities in their respective fields. Clearly, the contributors have painstakingly worked to summarize, in a clear and concise manner, the latest research findings in each area, highlighting patient care and related applications. A "must-read" for clinicians in the field of cardiac rehabilitation. I highly recommend this extraordinary text !"
—Barry A. Franklin, PhD, Director, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Exercise Laboratories, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan USA; Professor of Physiology, Wayne State University, School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan
Edited by Morag K Thow, Lecturer in Physiotherapy, School of Health and Social Care, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK.
1 Cardiac Rehabilitation Overview (Christine Proudfoot).
2 Risk Stratification and Health Screening for Exercise in Cardiac Rehabilitation (Ann Ross and Mhairi Campbell).
3 Exercise Physiology and Monitoring of Exercise in Cardiac Rehabilitation (John Buckley).
4 Exercise Prescription in Cardiac Rehabilitation (Hilary Dingwall, Kim Ferrier and Joanne Semple).
5 Class Design and Use of Music in Cardiac Rehabilitation (Linda Harley and Gillian Armstrong).
6 Leadership, Exercise Class Management and Safety in Cardiac Rehabilitation (Fiona Lough).
7 Teaching Skills for Cardiac Rehabilitation Exercise Classes (Morag K. Thow).
8 Maintaining Physical Activity in Cardiac Rehabilitation (Adrienne Hughes and Nanette Mutrie).
Appendix A – Glossary.