This 6 week program is designed to reduce your risk of further cardiac issues while improving your fitness and overall quality of life. After an individual assessment to determine your suitability for this program you will be placed into a group of 6 to 8 participants who will meet twice a week under the supervision of a physiotherapist experienced in cardiovascular rehabilitation.

During this program the patient will be coached, monitored and encouraged to continue their exercise when they are at home. Each patient will have the training program tailored to their specific needs and goals.

Physical Benefits:

  • Improved exercise tolerance
  • Improved muscle strength
  • Reduced symptoms

Psychosocial Benefits:

  • Reduced anxiety and depression
  • Improved wellbeing

Secondary (Prevention) Benefits:

  • Reduced risk factor outcomes
  • Reduced morbidity and mortality
  • Reduced recurrent events & hospital admissions

SportsMed Subiaco’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Program has been developed in accordance with The National Heart Foundation of Australia‚Äôs recommendations and is designed to help the participant return to optimal functional capacity following their discharge from hospital and aid the prevention of further cardiovascular conditions.

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  • Cardiac Rehabilitation

    SportsMed Subiaco has created a safe & effective Cardiac Rehabilitation Program for individuals who have experienced a cardiac event or undergone cardiac surgery.

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