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Exercise for Cardiac Health

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Cardiovascular Nursing Monthly


What is the ideal exercise prescription? It is well established that exercise improves cardiovascular and all-cause mortality, although an ideal exercise dose is unknown.1-2 What is known, and perhaps most concerning, is that physical inactivity has increased3-4 in recent decades to the extent that it affects all strata of society: every age, culture, race, gender, and ethnic background.5

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Ideal exercise prescription for cardiovascular health. Cardiovascular Nursing Monthly.


School of Nursing



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