Table of contents
Establishing a Relationship between Social Support and Cardiovascular Disease
Individual, Environmental, and Cultural Factors in Social Support and Cardiovascular Disease
The Development of Cardiovascular Disease
The Crisis and Rehabilitation Phases of Cardiovascular Disease
About this book
In this groundbreaking work, distinguished contributors explore the myriad relationships between networks of social support and the development, treatment, and rehabilitation of individuals with cardiovascular disease. Chapters span the range from conceptual to methodological issues, and take into account gender, environmental, and cultural differences. The book will provide a wealth of information for clinicians and students in the fields of behavioral medicine, psychophysiology, and cardiovascular disease.
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