Cardiac rehabilitation (rehab) is a supervised program that
uses exercise, education, and support to help people recover from a heart attack,
heart surgery, or other heart problems. Cardiac rehab programs are medically supervised
and individually designed based on a person's needs and overall health.
rehab may help you:
Have better overall health and a better quality of
Lower your risk for a heart attack or dying from heart disease.
well after surgery.
Manage your symptoms.
Feel more hopeful and less
depressed, stressed, or worried.
Have more energy and return to your usual
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Rakesh K. Pai, MD - Cardiology, Electrophysiology &
Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Richard D. Zorowitz, MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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