Cardiac Rehabilitation Services during COVID-19 Pandemic

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  •   Bhargav Dave

  •   Abhishek Jagtap

Abstract

Cardiac rehabilitation is a much appreciated but underutilized treatment strategy for cardiovascular disease. Traditional center-based cardiac rehabilitation program has been suspended due to the concrete measures adopted to flatten the COVID-19 pandemic curve. The current situation of emphasis the need of alternative approach for cardiac rehabilitation. This review shed light on consequences of COVID-19 disease on cardiac rehabilitation, the alternative approaches of cardiac rehabilitation, its potential advantages, and limitations as well as future directions.


Keywords: Coronavirus disease-2019, SARS-CoV-2, rehabilitation

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Dave, B., & Jagtap, A. (2020). Cardiac Rehabilitation Services during COVID-19 Pandemic. European Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, 2(6). https://doi.org/10.24018/ejmed.2020.2.6.569