Cardiac Rehab

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What is Cardiac Rehab?

Get the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about cardiac rehab, including who needs it and for how long.

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Managing Your Medicines

Learn about the medications used to treat heart disease as well as assistance programs that may help you reduce the cost of your prescription medicines.

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Understanding Your Condition

Several types of heart conditions may require cardiac rehab. See a list of these conditions and access more information about them.

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Taking Care of Yourself

By following your treatment plan and making necessary lifestyle changes, you can reduce your risk for future cardiac events.

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Communicating with Professionals

By preparing for office visits, asking the right questions, and confirming that you understand your healthcare team’s instructions, you can improve your quality of care.

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Tools & Resources

Track your progress toward improved health and access a variety of informative resources to help your recovery process.


Video: Recovering From Your Surgery



Find helpful tips from others who have successfully recovered from heart surgery, including how to maximize your recovery at home.

Our Sponsor

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AstraZeneca is a proud sponsor of the American Heart Association’s Guideline Transformation and Optimization initiative.

Take Action for Cardiac Rehab!

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Congress recently introduced legislation that could help remove significant barriers to entry for patients seeking cardiac rehab services.