Development of a Tailored Intervention to Increase Veteran Enrollment in Cardiac Rehabilitation
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Health Services R&D
January 2021 -
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Background: This Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Services Research & Development Career Development Award resubmission is a five-year plan that will enable the candidate, a staff cardiologist and specialist in cardiac rehabilitation (CR) at the VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, to develop and implement interventions to increase CR enrollment in Veterans. CR is an outpatient program including prescriptive exercise and cardiac risk factor education that is an essential therapy for patients with...