Cardiac Rehabilitation is a medically supervised program that helps improve the health and well-being of people who have heart problems.
Rehab programs include exercise training, education on heart healthy living, and counselling to reduce stress and help you return to an active life.
Who Needs Cardiac Rehabilitation?
People of all ages and ethnic backgrounds and both sexes can benefit from cardiac rehabilitation. Rehab can help people who have had:
- A heart attack
- Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), sometimes referred to as angioplasty for coronary heart disease
- Coronary artery bypass grafting for coronary heart disease
- Heart valve repair or replacement
- Stable angina
- Heart failure