LSI’s Whitepapers: Medical Surveillance in Cardiac Rehabilitation: People, Science, Technology
Medical Surveillance in Cardiac Rehabilitation: People, Science, Technology
Cardiac rehabilitation is increasingly recognized as an integral component of the continuum of care for patients with cardiovascular disease (CVD). Its application is a class I recommendation in most contemporary cardiovascular clinical practice guidelines. Despite documentation of the substantial benefits, including improved morbidity and mortality rates, cardiac rehabilitation (CR) services are vastly underutilized.