An integrated and coordinated approach to preventing recurrent coronary heart disease events in Australia.

@article{Briffa2009AnIA,
  title={An integrated and coordinated approach to preventing recurrent coronary heart disease events in Australia.},
  author={Thomas G Briffa and Leigh D Kinsman and Andrew J. Maiorana and Robert P Zecchin and Julie Redfern and Patricia M Davidson and Glenn Paull and Amanda L Nagle and Alan Robert Denniss},
  journal={The Medical journal of Australia},
  year={2009},
  volume={190 12},
  pages={683-6}
}
Implementing existing knowledge about cardiac rehabilitation (CR) and heart failure management could markedly reduce mortality after acute coronary syndromes and revascularisation therapy. Contemporary CR and secondary prevention programs are cost-effective, safe and beneficial for patients of all ages, leading to improved survival, fewer revascularisation procedures and reduced rehospitalisation. Despite the proven benefits attributed to these secondary prevention interventions, they are not… CONTINUE READING
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