In heart failure, reduced physical activity level can adversely affect physical and psychosocial functioning. No previous heart failure research has compared effects of home and hospital-based exercise training upon physical activity level, or has objectively assessed their long-term effects upon physical activity. This study used an activPAL™ monitor to examine immediate and long-term effects of home and hospital-based aerobic exercise training upon physical activity level.
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Apr 2011|
- heart failure
- exercise training