Cardiac Rehabilitation In India
Cardiac rehabilitation is physician-supervised, often times physician-prescribed, program for people who have either congenital or acquired heart disease. Program participants may or may not have had a heart attack or heart surgery (or other heart procedures). Cardiac rehabilitation can often improve functional capacity, reduce symptoms, and create a sense of well-being for patients……
What conditions may benefit from cardiac rehabilitation?
- congestive heart failure
- angina pectoris
- myocardial infarction
- post-open heart surgery
The cardiac rehabilitation program : –
A cardiac rehabilitation program is designed to meet the needs of the individual patient, depending upon the specific heart problem or disease, and should be supervised by a cardiac physician and a cardiac team of professionals.
The goal of cardiac rehabilitation is to help patients reverse their symptoms and maximize cardiac function.
Establishing a progressive exercise program to build fitness and functional capacity .
Providing educational classes to help adjust to or change the patient’s lifestyle and habits, such as : –
- smoking cessation classes
- nutrition classes
What is Cardiac Rehabilitation?
Cardiac rehabilitation is a multi-dimensional program designed for those who suffer from heart disease. The program reduces their future risk through medical evaluation, prescribed exercise, cardiac risk factor modification, education and counseling.
Goals of the program are to : –
- Decrease further risk of disease or heart attacks
- Instill confidence to resume work and normal activities of daily living
The program is recommended for individuals who have experienced any one or more of the following conditions : –
- Heart attack
- Bypass surgery
- Angioplasty (stent)
- Angiography showing blockage
Phases of Cardiac Rehabilitation : –
Phase I : – In the hospital
This begins in the hospital following a heart attack, heart surgery or angioplasty…..
Phase II : – Out-patient
The patient attends the program 3 times a week at the Rehabilitation Center. During each session the patient exercises using state-of-the-art portable heart monitoring equipment, known as telemetry……
Phase III : –
This begins on completion of Phase II, once the patient is more independent. The focus continues on education and lifestyle modification and risk reduction. Exercise is performed under supervision, and telemetry is used if indicated…..
What if I do not have heart disease? We have a ‘Heart Disease Prevention Program’ for those who are at risk, but have not suffered. An individualized program of exercise, nutrition, and medications (if required) are planned for the person, with a goal to reduce future risk of disease. Tests are carried out before and after the program to assess the cardiac status……
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