What do patients really know about cardiopulmonary rehabilitation: a cross-sectional survey study


Karapolat H. U. , Kurtais Y., Tur B. S. , Demirsoy N., Taskiran O. O. , Sarp U., ...Daha Fazla

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATION MEDICINE, cilt.48, ss.223-230, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 48 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATION MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.223-230

Özet

Background. Although it is known that cardiopulmonary rehabilitation (CPR) reduces mortality and morbidity, it is not widely implemented as is in Turkey. One factor might be lack of demand since the levels of knowledge and awareness among patients who are eligible for CPR seem to be insufficient.