This course provides the student with information on concepts of exercise tolerance testing and exercise prescription that are essential to the practicing cardiology technologist. Exercise testing and exercise prescription topics covered include: general principles; importance of general factors such as age, gender, and environment; and various diseases and heath states. Theoretical basis and clinical application of exercise tolerance testing and exercise prescription to special cases such as rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, spinal disorders and low back pain, diabetes, obesity, asthma, chronic obstructive respiratory disorders, cystic fibrosis, coronary artery disease, hypertension, children with heart disease, valvular and congenital heart diseases in adults, low functional capacity, end-stage renal disease, and pregnancy are discussed.
Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.
Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks
|Sep 04 - Nov 23||Distance|
TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim
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Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Fall 2011
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