Excerpts — Guidelines for Cardiac Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention Programs 5th Edition With Web Resource
Excess adiposity has been linked to diabetes mellitus, cardiometabolic syndrome, CVD, and other chronic diseases and has been targeted as a top public health priority.
The U.S. Tobacco and Dependence Treatment clinical practice guideline suggests that health care professionals take every opportunity to identify and document tobacco use in all practice settings.
There are a number of precautions and special instructions for exercise in persons with diabetes as listed in “General Precautions for Patients With Diabetes.”
The safety of CR/SP exercise programs is well established, with very low mortality and myocardial infarction rates during exercise training.