Cardiac rehabilitation is designed to reverse limitations experienced by patients who have developed pathophysiologic and psychological consequences of cardiac events. Cardiovascular disorders are the leading cause of mortality and morbidity in the industrialized world, accounting for almost one half of all deaths annually. In the United States alone, more than 14 million people have coronary artery disease or associated complications, including congestive heart failure (CHF), angina, and arrhythmias.
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