EHN Paper on Cardiac & Stroke Rehabilitation

February 25th 2013


On the 25th of January, the European Heart Network published its paper on cardiac and stroke rehabilitation programmes. This paper aims at providing information to stakeholders about rehabilitation programmes for patients that have suffered a cardiac event or a stroke.

Drafted in consultation with EHN's patients associations, it provides an overview of the benefits that rehabilitation programmes offer to patients and society and introduces recommendations to allow patients access to and uptake of quality cardiac and stroke rehabilitation.