LSI’s Whitepapers: Individualized Exercise Prescription in Cardiac Rehabilitation
Individualized Exercise Prescription in Cardiac Rehabilitation
Development of an individualized, personalized exercise prescription is the cornerstone of comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation. An exercise assessment must precede the implementation of an exercise program for all cardiac patients who are enrolling in a cardiac rehabilitation program. This paper is written to assist cardiac rehabilitation professionals by explaining how functional exercise tests can be used to develop a better cardiac rehabilitation program.