People With Congenital Heart Disease Benefit From Exercise

Promotion of Physical Activity for Children and Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association

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  • Kids and adults with congenital heart disease (CHD) benefit from regular physical activity.
  • It is important for health care providers to promote physical activity to the patient with CHD.
  • Recommendations should strike a balance between the patient’s activity interests and clinical assessment. 

    Read the full article in Circulation
    Circulation. 2013: published online before print April 29, 2013, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e318293688f.

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