This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
Increased public and medical interest in exercise and its potential cardiovascular benefits makes the appearance of this comprehensive review especially timely. The editors have developed a systematic approach to the field, which includes information from many disciplines, but always relates to the central theme of cardiovascular effects. The text is organized into five parts: an overview of the epidemiology and pathophysiology of coronary disease and its relation to levels of physical activity; the physiology of exercise; cardiovascular diagnostic applications of exercise testing; exercise in the prevention of coronary disease; and exercise in coronary disease rehabilitation. Each section includes a series
Learn more about subscription options.
Register Now for a free account.
Exercise in Cardiovascular Health and Disease.. Ann Intern Med. 1978;89:291–292. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-89-2-291_2
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1978;89(2):291-292.
Copyright © 2017 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use
This PDF is available to Subscribers Only