Cardiac rehabilitation: a comprehensive review

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Lear Scott A; Ignaszewski Andrew;
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: Current Controlled Trials in Cardiovascular Medicine,volume 2,issue 5,pages221-232 (issn: 1468-6708, eissn: 1468-6694)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/cvm-2-5-221, pmc: PMC59530
  • Subject: cardiovascular disease | lifestyle interventions | exercise therapy | secondary prevention | R5-920 | Review | Medicine (General) | cardiac rehabilitation

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) is a commonly used treatment for men and women with cardiovascular disease. To date, no single study has conclusively demonstrated a comprehensive benefit of CR. Numerous individual studies, however, have demonstrated benef... View more