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Physical function and exercise training in older patients with heart failure
(NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP,, 2017-09)
Heart failure (HF) is a common end point for numerous cardiovascular conditions, including coronary artery disease, valvular disease, and hypertension. HF predominantly affects older individuals (aged >= 70 years), ...
The association between insomnia symptoms and cardiovascular risk factors in patients who complete outpatient cardiac rehabilitation
Objective The present study investigated whether completion of an exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation (CR) program was associated with improvements in both traditional cardiovascular risk factors and insomnia symptoms, ...
Impact of Cardiorespiratory Fitness on All-Cause and Disease-Specific Mortality: Advances Since 2009
(W B SAUNDERS CO-ELSEVIER INC, 1600 JOHN F KENNEDY BOULEVARD, STE 1800, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19103-2899 USA, 2017-08)
Cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) has been one of the most widely examined physiological variables, particularly as it relates to functional capacity and human performance. Over the past three decades, CRF has emerged as a ...
Nonpharmacologic management of hypertension: a multidisciplinary approach
(LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2017-07)
Purpose of reviewNonpharmacologic lifestyle modification interventions (LMIs), such as increasing physical activity, dietary modification, weight-loss, reducing alcohol consumption and smoking cessation, are effective ...
Oxygen consumption and carbon-dioxide recovery kinetics in the prediction of coronary artery disease severity and outcome
Background: Revascularization appears to be beneficial only in patients with high levels of ischemia. This study examined the utility of gas analysis during the recovery phase of cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) in ...
The Value of Detecting Asymptomatic Signs of Myocardial Ischemia in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease in Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2017-05)
Background: Electrocardiographic (ECG) monitored outpatient-cardiac rehabilitation (OP-CR) is routinely performed following a variety of cardiovascular procedures and conditions. Objective: To determine if diagnostic-quality ...