Priv.-Doz. Dr. Sportwiss. Birna Bjarnason-Wehrens

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While aerobic endurance training has been a substantial part of international recommendations for cardiac rehabilitation during the last 30 years, there is still a rather reserved attitude of the medical community to resistance exercise in this field. Careful recommendations for resistance exercise in cardiac patients was only published a few years ago. It(More)
The short-term benefits of cardiac rehabilitation (CR) are well established. In contrast, well-documented long-term results are rare. The objective of this longitudinal multi-centre observational study was to examine the effects of intensive out-patient CR in a larger patient cohort, especially for patients with low social status. We present the final(More)
Ziel dieses Modellprojekts ist es, die Effektivität einer ambulanten kardiologischen Rehabilitation an einer multizentrisch erfassten Patientengruppe über einen Zeitraum von 2 Jahren zu untersuchen. In der vorliegenden Arbeit werden erste Ergebnisse dieser Studie vor und unmittelbar nach Rehabilitation vorgestellt. 553 Patienten, 479 Männer und 74 Frauen(More)
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