Association Between Early Cardiac Rehabilitation and Long-term Survival in Cardiac Transplant Recipients.

@article{Rosenbaum2016AssociationBE,
  title={Association Between Early Cardiac Rehabilitation and Long-term Survival in Cardiac Transplant Recipients.},
  author={Andrew N. Rosenbaum and Walter Karl Kremers and John A. Schirger and Randal J. Thomas and Ray W Squires and Thomas G. Allison and Richard Daly and Sudhir Shyam Kushwaha and Brooks S. Edwards},
  journal={Mayo Clinic proceedings},
  year={2016},
  volume={91 2},
  pages={149-56}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether participation in early cardiac rehabilitation (CR) after heart transplant (HTx) affects long-term survival. PATIENTS AND METHODS A retrospective review was conducted in 201 patients who underwent HTx at Mayo Clinic between June 1, 2000, and July 31, 2013. Patients were excluded with multiorgan transplant, no CR data, and… CONTINUE READING