Describe the precautions that are necessary when assessing and prescribing activities to enhance cardiopulmonary function.
Provide the rationale for deciding whether a maximal test or submaximal test is indicated.
Outline an intervention plan vis-à-vis prescribing training for cardiovascular and pulmonary function as these relate to activities of daily living and other areas of activity and participation.
Outline the focus of the assessment and the measures that would be most relevant to record based on the older adult’s needs and want.
Compare and contrast changes in cardiopulmonary and cardiovascular function that you would expect to see in older adults.