What's Coming Up at JCRP July 2019


Lenny Kaminsky, PhD, JCRP Editor-in-Chief

To get to the Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention:

July 2019 Issue (Volume 39, Number 4)

From the Editor

Scientific Statement

Home-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation

A Scientific Statement from the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, the American Heart Association, and the American College of Cardiology


Cardiac Rehabilitation Quality Improvement: A Narrative Review

What is the Optimal Exercise Prescription for Patients with Dilated Cardiomyopathy in Cardiac Rehabilitation? A Systematic Review

Muscle Dysfunction in Smokers and Patients with Mild COPD: A Systematic Review

Cardiac Rehabilitation

A Cross-sectional study of Return to Work following Heart Transplantation and the Contributing Role of Illness Perceptions

Sex and Gender-related Factors Associated with Cardiac Rehabilitation Enrollment: A Secondary Analysis among Systematically Referred Patients 

Clinical and Demographic Trends in Cardiac Rehabilitation: 1996-2015

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Do London Chest Activity Daily Living Scale and Saint George's Respiratory Questionnaire Reflect Real Limitations during Activities of Daily Living in Patients with COPD?

Home-based Pulmonary Rehab for Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: a Pilot Study

Literature Update

Online Only Articles
These articles are available only in the online version of JCRP available at https://journals.lww.com/jcrjournal/pages/default.aspx.

  • Cardiac Rehabilitation 
    • Depression, Socioeconomic Factors and Ethnicity as Predictors of Cardiorespiratory Fitness Before and After Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation 
    • The Efficacy of Outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation after Bilateral Lung
    • Transplantation: Case Series
  • Brief Reports 
    • Sharing the Story of the Cardiac Rehab Patient Experience: A Qualitative Study
    • Abnormal Exercise Responses in Survivors of Acute Lung Injury Measured during Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing: an Observational Study
    • Effectiveness of Early Rehabilitation for Acute Heart Failure: A Retrospective Cohort Study