Current state of cardiac rehabilitation in Japan.

  title={Current state of cardiac rehabilitation in Japan.},
  author={Yoichi Goto},
  journal={Progress in cardiovascular diseases},
  volume={56 5},
In Japan, metabolic risk factors have been increasing due to the westernization and urbanization of lifestyle. This justifiably raises a concern that the incidence of coronary heart disease (CHD) in Japan will increase over time, and indeed, recent epidemiological studies in Japan suggest the incidence of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is increasing… CONTINUE READING