Prerequisite(s): PEMJ 320 and Exercise Science majors only and departmental approval. This course provides the student with the knowledge and basic skills necessary for patient care in a cardiac rehabilitation setting. Students examine the underlying pathology of coronary disease and learn to apply concepts of exercise testing and exercise prescription to patients in this population. Substantial time is allotted to developing student competences in electrocardiographic interpretation necessary for patient monitoring during exercise. Previous course PEMJ 375 effective through Winter 2012. 3 hours lecture.
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017