Cardiovascular Health and Massage Therapy

$37.00 members / $62.00 nonmembers     2.5 CE credits

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Learn optimal massage therapy techniques for clients with cardiovascular disease. Delve into risk factors, medications and symptoms. Explore the proven benefits of massage for cardiovascular disease, and how you can use that knowledge to build your practice.


Objectives

When you finish this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe how clients with cardiovascular disease can benefit from massage therapy.
  • Discuss controllable and uncontrollable risk factors in cardiovascular disease.
  • List common types of medications used by clients with cardiovascular disease.

About the author(s)

Helen Tosch is an award-winning writer and editor of healthcare and wellness education and has written for various health care organizations, including major hospital systems and universities. 

Course expiration

Please note that you must complete each AMTA online learning course and pass the exam one year from the date of purchase. If you do not complete the course and pass the exam within one year, you will be required to re-purchase the course.

Online courses expire one year from the date of purchase. When a course expires, you will no longer have access to the course materials and will be required to re-purchase the course.

Course approval codes

LCEU0002172, MSP #202

Copyright

This course contains information that is proprietary. None of the material contained within this course may be used without the express written permission of AMTA unless otherwise indicated in the course.

Disclaimer

You are responsible for ensuring that any new modalities, techniques, or products you use comply with your state's defined scope of practice for massage therapy. (See amtamassage.org/regulation.) While AMTA makes every attempt to present information that is beneficial to you and your massage therapy practice, the courses provided by AMTA are for educational purposes only and are not intended to cover every situation that you may encounter. Information presented here does not replace your independent judgment and that of your company and/or employer. AMTA does not endorse or approve, and AMTA assumes no responsibility for, the content, suitability, accuracy, or completeness of the information presented.

Refunds

Online courses are non-refundable. AMTA will not cover fees incurred from duplicate payments, insufficient funds, stopped payments or credit/debit cards over credit limits.

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