Cardiac rehabilitation in Canada and Arab countries: comparing availability and program characteristics

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BACKGROUND Despite the high burden of cardiovascular diseases in Arab countries, little is known about cardiac rehabilitation (CR) delivery. This study assessed availability, and CR program characteristics in the Arab World, compared to Canada. METHODS A questionnaire incorporating items from 4 national / regional published CR program surveys was created… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12913-015-1183-7

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@inproceedings{TurkAdawi2015CardiacRI, title={Cardiac rehabilitation in Canada and Arab countries: comparing availability and program characteristics}, author={Karam I. Turk-Adawi and Carmen M Terzic and Birna Bjarnason-Wehrens and Sherry L Grace}, booktitle={BMC health services research}, year={2015} }