-Cardiovascular Therapy is therapy that focuses on any
type of Cardiac ailment. This can range from disease to a patient
recovering from heart related surgery.
-Some of the most common disorders that are applicable to
Cardiovascular Therapy are:
-Post Operational Heart
-Acute Coronary Syndromes
-Irregular Heart Beats
-The goals of this type of therapy is to increase endurance and
-Usually, patients with cardiac problems are hoping to soon function
independently. Cardiovascular Therapy is focused on allowing them to do
that using a very specific treatment program.
-Certain types of manual therapy allow for lung secretions and heart
beat irregularity to be tested.
-Therapists who specialize in this field usually have a degree in
Physical Therapy as well as a focus on pulmonary specialties.
-For information on Cardiovasular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy, click here