On this page, you will find various resources for the public and practitioners working in the field of the primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease.
CARDIAC REHAB REGISTRIES:
South American CR working group Spanish consensus statement
FOR PATIENTS: INFORMATION ABOUT CARDIAC REHAB
DISCOVERY CHANNEL EXPLAINS CARDIAC REHABILITATION:
An educational documentary produced by Profile Series. This documentary spotlights the preventative medicine of Cardiac Rehabilitation. Specifically, the overwhelmingly positive outcomes for patients and the equally surprising underutilization of this healthcare service throughout the USA. The video also highlights that use of this service seems to be less utilized by women. The AACVPR is highlighted as the key industry participant for guidelines and best practices.
INFORMATION FOR CARDIAC REHAB PROVIDERS:
We are pleased to support various international publications highlighting the importance of cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation. For instance, the following articles were published jointly by the BACPR and CACR (in March 2011 and September 2011).
“JCRP is the only professional journal for the entire cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation team. Dedicated to the improvement of multidisciplinary clinical practice, JCRP provides high quality, current information to practitioners in the field. Original, peer-reviewed manuscripts cover all aspects of cardiac, peripheral vascular, and pulmonary rehabilitation. Editorial features include case reports, roundtables, regular nutrition updates, pharmacological reimbursement and management updates, media reviews, and abstract summaries of current literature. Official Journal of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and the Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation.”