Controversies in Rehabilitation of the Ischemic Heart Disease

  • V. Rulli
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 4)


The analysis of results, procedures and methods utilised in the studies carried out from the end of the sixties until today on the rehabilitation of the IHD justify the stimulating and at the same time provocative title of this report: controversies in cardiac rehabilitation; ever since this term, so ill adjusted for the definition of a complex system of therapeutic interventions, entered the cardiological discipline, no congress, symposium or round table has taken place in which disputes have not emerged, throwing light and shade on the methods used and times and results achieved.


Physical Activity Myocardial Infarction Acute Myocardial Infarction Ischemic Heart Disease Cardiac Rehabilitation 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Rulli
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  1. 1.Centro per le Malattie CardiovascolariOspedale S. CamilloRomeItaly

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