Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association Inc.

Posts by Kahryn Parcheta

World Walking

WORLD WALKING – get 2015 off on the right foot. An initiative developed in Glasgow by Duncan Taylor, a BACPR exercise instructor in Greenock. He formed a group – “Inverclyde Globetrotters” – to encourage active walking between cardiac rehab classes and to promote the benefits of programs. He is now planning a ‘walk around the world’. What? To virtually walk round the world to promote the…

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More from the ACRA Conference

Optimising delivery of the resource “What’s wrong with my Heart” DVD during a hospital admission Tracy Swanson (1,2) Craig Cheetham (2,3) 1. Hollywood Private Hospital 2. Cardiovascular Care WA 3. School of Exercise, Sports Science and Health – University of Western Australia “What’s wrong with my heart” is a 2-disc DVD developed by SA Heart and Ashford Hospital-South Australia which aims to promote…

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