Exercise training in the treatment of heart failure: what is achieved and how?

@article{Balady1998ExerciseTI,
  title={Exercise training in the treatment of heart failure: what is achieved and how?},
  author={Gary J. Balady},
  journal={Annals of medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={30 Suppl 1},
  pages={61-5}
}
Exercise intolerance is present in most patients with left ventricular dysfunction. Factors affecting the central and peripheral circulation, ventilatory system and skeletal muscles limit the exercise capacity in varying degrees within each patient. Exercise training is now being applied with growing enthusiasm to patients with heart failure. Improvements… CONTINUE READING