Resumption of work after acute coronary syndrome or coronary artery bypass graft surgery.

@article{Worcester2014ResumptionOW,
  title={Resumption of work after acute coronary syndrome or coronary artery bypass graft surgery.},
  author={Marian Una Christine Worcester and Peter Clifford Elliott and Alyna Turner and Jeremy J. Pereira and Barbara M Murphy and Michael Richard Le Grande and Katherine L Middleton and Hema S Navaratnam and John K. Nguyen and R. William Newman and James Tatoulis},
  journal={Heart, lung & circulation},
  year={2014},
  volume={23 5},
  pages={
          444-53
        }
}
BACKGROUND Return to work is an important indicator of recovery after acute cardiac events. This study aimed to determine rates of work resumption and identify predictors of non-return to work and delayed resumption of work. METHODS 401 currently employed patients consecutively admitted after acute coronary syndrome or to undergo coronary artery bypass graft surgery were recruited. Patient characteristics, perceptions and occupational outcomes were investigated via interviews and self-report… CONTINUE READING
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