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Exercise Programming for Stroke Survivors
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  • Peter Ronai, Sacred Heart University
  • Paul Sorace, Hackensack University Medical Center
Document Type
Peer-Reviewed Article
Publication Date
2-1-2015
Program
Exercise Science
Abstract
The article provides an overview of stroke and the potential benefits endurance training and resistance training can have for improving physical health and function in medically stable stroke survivors. Topics include program recommendations for clients who are medically cleared stroke survivors, guidelines for pre-exercise evaluation of stroke survivors, considerations for aerobic exercise training, and resistance training exercise goals and recommendations.
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From the "One on One" section of Strength and Conditioning Journal.

DOI
10.1519/SSC.0000000000000111
Citation Information
Ronai, P. & Sorace, P. (2015). Exercise programming for stroke survivors. Strength & Conditioning Journal (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins), 37(1), 56-60. doi: 10.1519/SSC.0000000000000111