Exercise and heart failure

I. L. Piña, S. Daoud

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This report will review the abnormalities of the peripheral circulation and skeletal muscle which are part of the heart failure syndrome and can limit exercise tolerance; introduce trials that have shown benefits of exercise training in a variety of heart failure patients; suggest strategies for recommending activity training in patients with heart failure. Finally, this report will identify areas where data are missing and where trials are currently being undertaken.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)537-546
Number of pages10
JournalMinerva Cardioangiologica
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1 2004


  • Exercise
  • Heart failure, congestive, diagnosis
  • Heart failure, congestive, therapy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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