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.


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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