Group-based aerobic interval training in patients with chronic heart failure: Norwegian Ullevaal Model.

@article{Nilsson2008GroupbasedAI,
  title={Group-based aerobic interval training in patients with chronic heart failure: Norwegian Ullevaal Model.},
  author={Birgitta Blakstad Nilsson and Brit Hellesnes and Arne Westheim and May Arna Risberg},
  journal={Physical therapy},
  year={2008},
  volume={88 4},
  pages={523-35}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The purpose of this case report is to describe the responses of 4 patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) to a novel rehabilitation program: a group-based, high-intensity, interval-training program that includes aerobic, resistance, flexibility, and balance activities. CASE DESCRIPTION Four patients (55-71 years of age) with CHF (New York Heart Association class III) participated in the rehabilitation program twice per week for 16 weeks. Outcome measures included a 6… CONTINUE READING

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