This is an outpatient programme of individualised monitored exercise training and education. It is held twice a week for approximately six weeks in the Cardiac Renal Centre CUH.
Family members are also invited to attend the education sessions, which are given by our multi-disciplinary team.
Evidence suggests that this phase is very beneficial, and patients are encouraged to attend.
Purpose of this Programme:
- To improve health and quality of life.
- To improve exercise tolerance.
- To improve confidence.
- To lower cholesterol.
- To reduce symptoms.
- To reduce cigarette smoking.
- To reduce stress.
- To aid return to work
All patients enrolling in the programme must have an assessment, this includes a fitness test.