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Dylan Eller

Major: Kinesiology and Health


Minor/option/emphasis: Exercise Science

Company/Organization: Mary Greeley Medical Center
Company/Organization website: https://www.mgmc.org/
Destination: Ames, IA
Timeframe: Summer

Advisor/Coordinator Email: dpower@iastate.edu

I was responsible for...
Designed to restore optimal health to heart patients post-heart attack, the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program is divided into two phases. They include: Phase I, which involves structured activity to restore basic strength and patient education Phase II, which follows a six-week monitored exercise program for outpatients focused on medication, diet and stress management

I accomplished...
Working with the patients from start to finish and being able to tell them that they have recovered through this portion and their heart is functioning healthy.

I learned...
Learned different ways to get moving blood pressures on active patients. Learned how to read an ECG and analyze a rhythm.

Advice for others...
Work hard and be diligent with work.

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