KNH 482 Exercise Management of Chronic Disease (3)

Provides in-depth information about chronic diseases and disabilities that are commonplace and can be managed with exercise and physical activity. Content is directed towards understanding of specific physiological and pathophysiological characteristics associated with diseases and disabilities, its effect on exercise response and adaptation, the effects of commonly used medicines, and unique circumstances associated with specific diseases. Topics include: cardiovascular diseases, pulmonary diseases, metabolic diseases, immunological and hematological diseases, orthopedic diseases and disabilities, neuromuscular disorders, and cognitive, psychological, and sensory disorders.

Prerequisite: KNH 382.

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