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Absolute Contradictions to Exercise for Patients with Coronary Heart Disease

Do not exercise if you have any of these!

  • Unstable angina- angina at rest, unpredictable, at lower levels than usual or diagnosed within the last month

  • Unstable or acute heart failure

  • Unstable diabetes

  • New or uncontrolled arrhythmias

  •  Resting or uncontrolled tachycardia- heart rate > 100 bpm

  • Resting SBP>180 mmHg or resting DBP 100mmHg

  •  Symptomatic hypotension- low blood pressure with fainting , dizziness

  • Febrile illness- fever-like symptoms
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