Tag: supervised exercise

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RCT finds community-based cardiac rehabilitation benefits intermittent claudication patients

A recent randomised controlled trial (RCT)—the CIPIC Rehab study—found that three-months’ community-based cardiac rehabilitation improves walking distance in patients with intermittent claudication. It was...

SVS pilots SET app for peripheral arterial disease patients

Doctor-prescribed and -supervised exercise therapy is going digital. The Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) will begin piloting a ground-breaking app for Supervised Exercise Therapy...

Patient adherence, funding and physician interest remain barriers to supervised exercise...

The US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has determined that there is now sufficient evidence to cover supervised exercise therapy for the...