A new SIGN Guideline, SIGN 150: Cardiac rehabilitation, was published on 26th July.
This guideline provides evidence-based recommendations and best practice guidance on the delivery of cardiac rehabilitation. It includes:
- Recommendations on assessment
- Health behaviour change techniques
- Lifestyle risk factor management
- Psychosocial health
- Vocational rehabilitation
- Medical risk management
The full Guideline is available to download for free on the SIGN website. A patient booklet on the same subject will also be published later this year.