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-UC Davis - Team sets a path to getting more patients into cardiac rehabilitation

Feb 24, 2020 - ENP Newswire

Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) programs of exercise and lifestyle education are known to improve quality of life and reduce hospital admissions following a cardiac event. Yet, CR is underutilized at health systems throughout the U.S.

A team from the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine has set out to increase participation in CR at UC Davis Health. They evaluated referral barriers among physicians and nurses, then developed a workflow that streamlines that process.

Their work was ...