Correlates of compliance in a randomized exercise trial in myocardial infarction patients.

@article{Dorn2001CorrelatesOC,
  title={Correlates of compliance in a randomized exercise trial in myocardial infarction patients.},
  author={Joan M. Dorn and J A L Naughton and Dai Imamura and Maurizio Trevisan},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2001},
  volume={33 7},
  pages={1081-9}
}
PURPOSE Exercise-based rehabilitation programs have been associated with decreased morbidity and mortality after myocardial infarction. Unfortunately, attendance is often poor, and information is limited regarding predictors of long-term compliance to such programs. This study examined factors associated with exercise session compliance over 3 yr in male myocardial infarction (MI) survivors. METHODS Subjects were participants in the National Exercise and Heart Disease Project, a 3-yr (1976… CONTINUE READING