Dec 10, 2022  
2019-2020 Springfield College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Springfield College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RHDS 489 - Cardiac Rehabilitation


This course familiarizes students with the fundamental principles and current practices of cardiac rehabilitation. The types and causes of disability in cardiac disease, as well as diagnostic evaluation techniques, are discussed. Emphasis is placed on a continuum of medical, surgical, psychosocial, and vocational management, from the acute recovery period to post-hospital rehabilitation.

Prerequisites & Notes
RHDS 126 - Principles of Rehabilitation  

or

RHDS 230 - Psychology of Disability and Illness  



Credits: 3