Vol 17, No 3 (2010)
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Psychological support for patients following myocardial infarction

Anna Mierzyńska, Monika Kowalska, Monika Stepnowska, Ryszard Piotrowicz
Cardiol J 2010;17(3):319-324.

Abstract

The paper presents the principal psychological problems in patients following myocardial infarction. Particular emphasis has been placed on anxiety and depression following myocardial infarction and behavioural patterns adversely affecting health. A proposal of actions during cardiac rehabilitation has been presented in accordance with the severity of psychological problems encountered in the patients.
(Cardiol J 2010; 17, 3: 319-324)

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