This website is intended for UK healthcare professionals only Log in | Register

Tag Archives: phase 4 cardiac rehabilitation

Long-term cardiac rehabilitation and cardioprotective changes in lifestyle

March 2015 Br J Cardiol 2015;22:37 doi:10.5837/bjc.2015.010

Long-term cardiac rehabilitation and cardioprotective changes in lifestyle

Wolfgang Mastnak

Abstract

Introduction Professor Wolfgang Mastnak In 2009, Willmer and Waite1 published a study on the effectiveness of phase 4 cardiac rehabilitation (CR), suggesting that there are observable benefits in participating in long-term phase 4 CR. Those who decline phase 4 CR clearly do less well. In Austria, the Austrian Heart Association (Österreichischer Herzverband/ÖHV) is in charge of long-term CR management providing a nationwide network of heart support groups. Long-term management in CR: International heterogeneity Cardiac prevention, acute cardiology, and CR are interacting disciplines. Historically speaking, it took decades to establish cardia

| Full text

March 2009 Br J Cardiol 2009;16:73-77

Long-term benefits of cardiac rehabilitation: a five-year follow-up of community-based phase 4 programmes

Katherine A Willmer, Mandy Waite

Abstract

(more…)

| Full text
Close

You are not logged in

You need to be a member to print this page.
Find out more about our membership benefits

Register Now Already a member? Login now
Close

You are not logged in

You need to be a member to download PDF's.
Find out more about our membership benefits

Register Now Already a member? Login now