Effect of exercise on coronary endothelial function in patients with coronary artery disease.

@article{Hambrecht2000EffectOE,
  title={Effect of exercise on coronary endothelial function in patients with coronary artery disease.},
  author={Rainer Hambrecht and Andrea S. Wolf and Stephan Gielen and Axel Linke and Johannes Hofer and Sandra Erbs and Nina Schoene and Gerhard A. Schuler},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={342 7},
  pages={454-60}
}
BACKGROUND Studies of the cardioprotective effects of exercise training in patients with coronary artery disease have yielded contradictory results. Exercise training has been associated with improvement in myocardial perfusion even in patients who have progression of coronary atherosclerosis. We therefore conducted a prospective study of the effect of exercise training on endothelial function in patients with coronary artery disease. METHODS We randomly assigned 19 patients with coronary… CONTINUE READING
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