There are over 2 million breast cancer survivors in the United States today. Due to the ramifications of treatment, exercise is a modality that can be used to facilitate recovery. Numerous studies have demonstrated that exercise can improve quality of life, reduce side effects of treatment, and improve strength and endurance. This course will help health-fitness professionals understand diagnosis, treatment, and ongoing care for cancer patients and survivors. Important guidelines and information are provided for safe and effective exercise through course and multimedia content. Embrace this client base with practical exercise options to improve recovery and function.
Education Level: Intermediate, Advanced
Successful completion of the quiz is necessary to receive Continuing Education Credit.
Approved for 0.3 Continuing Education Units for the following Certifications
- Certified Group Exercise Instructor
- Certified Yoga Instructor
- Personal Trainer Certification