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Developing inpatient and outpatient cardiac rehabilitation programmes

This new edition covers the entire scope of practice for cardiac rehabilitation and secondary prevention (CR/SP) programmes.

It contains information on promoting positive lifestyle behaviour patterns, reducing risk factors for disease progression and lessening the impact of cardiovascular disease on quality of life, morbidity and mortality.

Thoroughly updated and restructured, it provides the most current models for designing and updating rehabilitation programmes for patients, and preventing second episodes.

The online web resource Includes 24 reproducible questionnaires, charts, consent forms, protocols, records, checklists and logs for use in creating or assessing programmes.

Price: £43.99 l €57.20

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New qualification for health & fitness professionals

Active IQ has launched a new qualification to up-skill health and fitness professionals to help them achieve practitioner status.

The Active IQ Level 3 Award in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (QCF) is available at Levels 3 and 4 and is designed to prepare individuals for teaching in a wide range of contexts.

The qualification has been endorsed by the Institute for Learning (IFL) and appears on its ITT/E Qualifications Register.

Learners must be 19 years of age or older and be looking to start a teaching career in the lifelong learning sector.

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Top 10 posts of the year so far

Human Kinetics Logo As August  kicks in and we fall between academic terms what better time to reflect on what has happened over the past year and tell you, our fantastic readers, which posts have been the most popular and also let you catch up on some stories and topics you may have missed.

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Safe and effective fitness and health routines

Most people understand the importance of good health, but many are unsure as to how to achieve and maintain it through the years as your body and lifestyle change, making physical activity and correct nutrition more difficult to achieve.

The American College of Sports Medicine, the largest and most-respected sport science and medicine organization in the world, has created the ACSM’s Complete Guide to Fitness & Health in order to strip away common fads, myths and misconceptions and provide you with the latest research, sound advice and age-specific recommendations that you can trust.

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Free Webinars

Human Kinetics has organized a rolling programme of free, online webinars which will address a variety of topics and resources relating to sports, coaching, health, fitness, nutrition, training, physical education, recreation and more.

From the comfort of your home or office, you have access to these live Web-based presentations conducted by leading minds in their respective areas of expertise.

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