Cost-effectiveness of a coronary heart disease secondary prevention program in patients with myocardial infarction: results from a randomised controlled trial (ProActive Heart)

@inproceedings{Turkstra2013CosteffectivenessOA,
  title={Cost-effectiveness of a coronary heart disease secondary prevention program in patients with myocardial infarction: results from a randomised controlled trial (ProActive Heart)},
  author={Erika Turkstra and Anna Louise Hawkes and Brian Oldenburg and Paul A Scuffham},
  booktitle={BMC cardiovascular disorders},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Participation in coronary heart disease (CHD) secondary prevention programs is low. Telephone-delivered CHD secondary prevention programs may overcome the treatment gap. The telephone-based health coaching ProActive Heart trial intervention has previously been shown to be effective for improving health-related quality of life, physical activity, body mass index, diet, alcohol intake and anxiety. As a secondary aim, the current study evaluated the cost-effectiveness of the ProActive… CONTINUE READING