Atrial Fibrillation and Exercise
Atrial fibrillation (AF), a common cardiac arrhythmia and a leading cause of stroke and heart failure, can decrease exercise tolerance and quality of life. Comprehensive, individualized exercise programs are safe and can reduce cardiovascular disease risks and enhance physical fitness and quality of life in medically cleared clients with AF.
Ronai, P., Sorace, P., & Berry, R. (2019). Atrial fibrillation and exercise. Strength & Conditioning Journal, 41(3), 110-117. doi: 10.1519/SSC.0000000000000439
Strength & Conditioning Journal
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