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Motivational counselling for physical activity in patients with coronary artery disease not participating in cardiac rehabilitation
Background: Many patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) fail to attend cardiac rehabilitation following acute coronary events because they lack motivation to exercise. Theory-based approaches toExpand
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Randomized trial of Nordic walking in patients with moderate to severe heart failure.
BACKGROUND Patients with heart failure are a growing population within cardiac rehabilitation. The purpose of this study was to compare, through a single-centre, parallel-group, randomized controlledExpand
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Perceived vs actual knowledge and risk of heart disease in women: findings from a Canadian survey on heart health awareness, attitudes, and lifestyle.
BACKGROUND Heart disease is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in men and women. Our understanding of heart disease stems chiefly from clinical trials on men, but key features of the diseaseExpand
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Plant encoded 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylic acid deaminase activity implicated in different aspects of plant development
Proper plant development is dependent on the coordination and tight control of a wide variety of different signals. In the study of the plant hormone ethylene, control of the immediate biosyntheticExpand
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Gender differences in satisfaction with life in patients with coronary heart disease: physical activity as a possible mediating factor
The objective of the present study was to examine if time varying, mediating effect of physical activity plays an important role in the gender-satisfaction with life relationship. Six hundred fourExpand
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Healthy eating opinion survey for individuals at risk for cardiovascular disease.
OBJECTIVE To develop and evaluate the validity and reliability of a questionnaire to measure intentions and beliefs about healthy eating in individuals at risk for coronary heart disease. METHODExpand
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Effect of an intervention to improve the cardiovascular health of family members of patients with coronary artery disease: a randomized trial
Background: Family members of patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) have higher risk of vascular events. We conducted a trial to determine if a family heart-health intervention could reduceExpand
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The State of Affairs for Cardiovascular Health Research in Indigenous Women in Canada: A Scoping Review.
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death among Indigenous peoples in Canada. As rates of CVD rise, the impacts among the growing population of Indigenous women will emerge as anExpand
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Sex differences in outcomes of heart failure in an ambulatory, population-based cohort from 2009 to 2013
BACKGROUND: Heart failure remains a substantial cause of morbidity and mortality in women. We examined the sex differences in heart failure incidence, mortality and hospital admission in aExpand
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