Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) & rehabilitation

Publication date 1 March 2017 Tags
  • Advocacy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Rehabilitation
Publishing organisation Humanity Inclusion

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) refers to conditions that affect the heart and blood vessels. Most commonly this includes coronary heart disease (heart attacks), cerebrovascular disease (stroke) or raised blood pressure (hypertension).

This booklet discusses different examples of rehabilitation in the care continuum.