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Cardiac Rehabilitation Series: Canada
Cardiovascular disease is among the leading causes of mortality and morbidity in Canada. Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) has a long robust history here, and there are established clinical practice guidelines. While the ...
Automatic Referral to Cardiac Rehabilitation
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2004-07)
Objectives: Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) remains underused and inconsistently accessed, particularly for women and minorities. This study examined the factors associated with CR enrollment within the context of an automatic ...
Physical activity behaviour, motivational readiness and self-efficacy among Ontarians with cardiovascular disease and diabetes
(Springer Verlag, 2007-01)
This cross-sectional study examined physical activity and its correlates among 355 diabetes, 144 cardiovascular disease, 75 diabetes and cardiovascular disease, and 390 residents with cardiovascular risk factors. Community ...
The prevalence and correlates of mind-body therapy practices in acute coronary syndrome patients
Objectives: While the benefits of mind-body therapy (MBT) for cardiac secondary prevention continues to be investigated, the prevalence of such practices by cardiac patients is not well known. The aim of this study was ...
Continuity of cardiac care: Cardiac rehabilitation participation and other correlates
(Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam, 2007-07)
Background: Continuity of care refers to the ongoing management of a patient's care over time and across practitioners, and the patient's experience of this care as coherent and consistent with their medical needs and ...