Exercise Leadership in Cardiac Rehabilitation

An evidence-based approach

Edited by Morag K. Thow Dip PE, BSc, PhD, MCSP

Lecturer in Physiotherapy, Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow, UK

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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Exercise leadership in Cardiac Rehabilitation: An evidence based approach / [edited by] Morag K Thow. p. ; cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 0-470-01971-9 (pbk.)

1. Heart - Diseases - Patients - Rehabilitation. 2. Evidence-based medicine. [DNLM: 1. Heart Diseases - rehabilitation. 2. Evidence-Based Medicine. 3. Exercise Therapy - methods. WG 166 C2638 2006] I. Thow, Morag K. II. Title. RC681.C1798 2006 616.1'203 - dc22

2005025382

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ISBN-13 978-0-470-01971-9 ISBN-10 0-470-01971-9

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I would like to dedicate this book to Alex and Sylvia Johnston who were our first cardiac rehabilitation participants at Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow. Also to all the other cardiac rehabilitation participants and partners at Jordanhill Heartbeats who have given me as much as I hope I have given them.

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