Exercise Prescription for Hypertension
reviews the factors that determine blood pressure and explains how eachis affected by stage and severity of hypertension, as well as by staticand dynamic exercise. The DVD discusses the importance of exercise andother lifestyle modifications to prevent and treat high blood pressure.The DVD also describes how to prescribe exercise for hypertension, aswell as the types of changes to be expected and the mechanisms of thesechanges.
Among the topics covered:
- Need for exercise testing
- Clinical practice guidelines
- Special considerations
- Exercise and hypertension summary