Monday Apr 11, 2022

Cardiovascular Disease and Exercise - Frankly Speaking Ep 271

Credits: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
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Overview: Given the prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in the United States, it is key for primary care providers to counsel patients on the importance of exercise for CVD prevention. This brief podcast explores data that will help clinicians understand the need to prescribe exercise and rehabilitation in the primary care setting. You’ll walk away with clear guidance to offer patients and ultimately improve outcomes in CVD as well as multiple chronic diseases.

Episode resource links:

  • Naci, H., & Ioannidis, J. P. (2015). Comparative effectiveness of exercise and drug interventions on mortality outcomes: metaepidemiological study. British journal of sports medicine, 49(21), 1414–1422.


  • Sanchis-Gomar, F., Lavie, C. J., Marín, J., Perez-Quilis, C., Eijsvogels, T. M., O’Keefe, J. H., ... & Blair, S. N. (2021). Exercise effects on cardiovascular disease: from basic aspects to clinical evidence. Cardiovascular Research. 

Guest: Mariyan L. Montaque, DNP, FNP-BC
Music Credit: Richard Onorato

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