TITLE

Cardiac rehabilitation: A Euro postcode lottery?

AUTHOR(S)
Leslie, Stephen; Angus, Neil
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
British Journal of Cardiac Nursing;Oct2012, Vol. 7 Issue 10, p503
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a cross-sectional EUROASPIRE survey on the use and effects of cardiac rehabilitation programmes (CRPs) in European countries. The study reveals that the CR, though it is an inexpensive and cost-effective intervention, it is not delivered in a consistent, comprehensive or equitable way. The article presents some evidence in support of CR remaining controversial by some.
ACCESSION #
83256139

 

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