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What are the phases of treating heart failure?

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It’s usually divided into phases covering four main parts:

The object isn't just to improve your health, but also to make you stronger and lower your risk of more issues.

  • Physical activity
  • Lifestyle education
  • Mental and emotional support

From: Heart Failure: Rehab by Stage WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

American Heart Association: “What is Cardiac Rehabilitation?” 

Mayo Clinic: “Cardiac Rehabilitation.”

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: “What is Cardiac Rehabilitation?”

California Society for Cardiac Rehabilitation: “What is Cardiac Rehabilitation?”

 

Reviewed by James Beckerman on September 6, 2019

SOURCES:

American Heart Association: “What is Cardiac Rehabilitation?” 

Mayo Clinic: “Cardiac Rehabilitation.”

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: “What is Cardiac Rehabilitation?”

California Society for Cardiac Rehabilitation: “What is Cardiac Rehabilitation?”

 

Reviewed by James Beckerman on September 6, 2019

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