Chapter 3. Slowing the Progression of Cardiovascular Disease: Innovative Approaches to Cardiac Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention

  1. Simon Stewart BA, BN, Grad Dip Ad Ed, PhD1,
  2. Sally Inglis BN, BHSc (Hons)2 and
  3. Anna Hawkes BSc (Hons), MPH, PhD3

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750599.ch3

Chronic Cardiac Care: A Practical Guide to Specialist Nurse Management

Chronic Cardiac Care: A Practical Guide to Specialist Nurse Management

How to Cite

Stewart, S., Inglis, S. and Hawkes, A. (eds) (2006) Slowing the Progression of Cardiovascular Disease: Innovative Approaches to Cardiac Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention, in Chronic Cardiac Care: A Practical Guide to Specialist Nurse Management, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470750599.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Division of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, South Australia, and Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia

  3. 3

    Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Bond University, Queensland, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727918352

Online ISBN: 9780470750599

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Keywords:

  • innovative approaches;
  • prevention;
  • alternative models;
  • intervention group;
  • care management

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Barriers to participation in cardiac rehabilitation

  • Alternative models of cardiac rehabilitation

  • Care management

  • Risk strati.cation

  • Educational strategies and resources in cardiac rehabilitation

  • Beyond outpatient cardiac rehabilitation or secondary prevention programs – the ongoing management of coronary heart disease

  • Summary