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Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation : Basic Theory and Application

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation : Basic Theory and Application - 3rd edition

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation : Basic Theory and Application - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780803603189

ISBN10: 0803603185

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation : Basic Theory and Application by Francis J. Brannon, Margaret W. Foley, Starr and Saul - ISBN 9780803603189
Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 3RD 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
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Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation : Basic Theory and Application by Francis J. Brannon, Margaret W. Foley, Starr and Saul - ISBN 9780803603189

ISBN13: 9780803603189

ISBN10: 0803603185

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 3RD 98

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Summary

This text provides students with the information they will need to develop their decision-making skills, which are necessary to provide comprehensive and quality rehabilitation programs for cardiac and pulmonary clients.


Key Features

  • Expanded coverage of outpatient cardiac rehabilitation programs, including inpatient (phase I), immediate (phase II), intermediate (phase III), and maintenance (phase IV) programs
  • Measurement of patient outcomes
  • Updated discussion of the benefits of pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Broadened therapy scope including ACE inhibitors, anisoylated plasminogen streptokinase activators, antithrombotic agents (aspirin, ticlopidine, heparin, abciximab, warfarin)
  • More in-depth assessment on test protocols, including treadmill, bicycle, arm ergometry, and ramping tests
  • New section on radionuclide testing
  • Updated information from the NIH'sFifth Report of the Joint National Committee on Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure and from the Second Report of the Expert Panel on Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults (Adult Treatment Panel II)

Author Bio

Brannon, Frances J. : Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Frances J. Brannon, PhD, Professor and Coordinator of Exercise Science, Department of Physical Education, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

Foley, Margaret W. :

Margaret W. Foley, MN, formerly of St. Joseph's Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia

Starr, Julie Ann : Boston University

Julie Ann Starr, MS, PT, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Sargent College of Allied Health Professions, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts

Saul, Lauren M. : Shadyside Hospital

Lauren M. Saul, MSN, CCRN, Cardiovascular Clinical Nurse Specialist, Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation: An Overview
2. The Heart and Circulation
3. Anatomy and Physiology of Respiration
4. Physiologic Adaptations to Aerobic Exercise
5. Pathophysiology of Coronary Artery Disease
6. Chronic Lung Diseases
7. The Medical and Surgical Management of Cardiopulmonary Disease
8. The Electrocardiogram
9. Assessment of the Cardiac Patient
10. Pulmonary Assessment
11. The Exercise Prescription
12. The Exercise Therapy Session
13. Risk Factor Modification
14. Additional Components of Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Appendices
Index

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