Long-term effects of in-hospital cardiac rehabilitation on the cardiac risk profile. A case-control study in pairs of siblings with myocardial infarction.

@article{Baessler2001LongtermEO,
  title={Long-term effects of in-hospital cardiac rehabilitation on the cardiac risk profile. A case-control study in pairs of siblings with myocardial infarction.},
  author={Andrea Baessler and Christian Hengstenberg and Stephan R. Holmer and Marcus Fischer and Bjoern Mayer and Ute Hubauer and Gunnar Klein and G A Riegger and Heribert Schunkert},
  journal={European heart journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={22 13},
  pages={1111-8}
}
AIMS In the general population, measures for secondary prevention of myocardial infarction are poorly utilized. Our aim was therefore to analyse whether post-myocardial infarction in-hospital rehabilitation and education programmes improve the subsequent utilization of preventive strategies. METHODS AND RESULTS We screened 93 500 patient charts in cardiac… CONTINUE READING