Pulmonary and Cardiac Rehabilitation

Pulmonary and Cardiac Rehabilitation are programmes designed to help you improve your quality of life by strengthening your heart and lungs. Through monitored exercise treatment sessions, patient education and lifestyle coaching, you are able to focus on restoring your health and live a healthier lifestyle. LRS offer bespoke rehabilitation programmes to meet your needs and personal goals.

(Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation programmes can be delivered virtually if you are currently shielding or out of area)

Conditions which may benefit from Pulmonary or Cardiac Rehabilitation include:

  • Chronic lung disease (e.g COPD)
  • Asthma
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Lung tumors
  • Chest pain (angina) or heart failure
  • Heart attack
  • Heart surgery (Coronary Artery Bypass Graft or valve surgery)
  • Angioplasty or stent placement

Pulmonary and Cardiac Rehabilitation can help with:

  • Exercise training and physical activity to improve strength and endurance
  • Education on your condition and how to get the best out of your body
  • Advice and suggestions on how to overcome colds and infections
  • Learn how to breath more efficiently at rest and during activity
  • Education on medication usage (e.g Nebulisers)
  • Education on oxygen usage
  • Learn how to conserve energy and perform everyday tasks with less shortness of breath
  • Nutritional counselling
  • Learning to cope with stress, anxiety, panic and depression related to the disease