TITLE

Cardiac Pacemakers in Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation

AUTHOR(S)
Haennel, R. G.
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Jun2001 Supplement, Vol. 24, pS16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the application of cardiac pacemakers in cardiopulmonary rehabilitation. Over the past 20 years, cardiac pacemakers have become increasingly sophisticated, with more technological features that vary pacing rates in response to metabolic demands. This presentation will review recent advances in pacemaker technology in an attempt to provide a better understanding of how these devices impact on both the principles of exercise prescription and the patients' exercise responses.
ACCESSION #
23218915

 

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