What's New in JCRP -- January 2020


Happy New Year!  JCRP is celebrating it’s 40th year.  This first issue has an excellent commentary that summarizes the role JCRP has played in Cardiac Rehabilitation over the past 40 years.  I’m sure you will enjoy this article as well as the excellent Invited Review on HFpEF patients, and the other Original Investigations reported in this issue.


January 2020 (Volume 40, Number 1)

Lenny Kaminsky, PhD, JCRP Editor-in-Chief

To get to the Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention:

From the Editor

Invited Commentary

The Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention at 40 Years and its role in the Evolution of Cardiac Rehabilitation

Invited Review

Pathophysiology of Exercise Intolerance and Its Treatment with Exercise-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Interval endurance and resistance training as part of a community based secondary prevention program for patients with diabetes mellitus and coronary artery disease 

Functional and Cardiovascular Measurements in Patients With Peripheral Artery Disease: Comparison between Men and Women

The effect of Home-based Cardiac Rehabilitation in a Lower Middle Income Country: Results from a controlled trial

Medical and psychosocial factors associated with low physical activity and increasing exercise level after a coronary event 

Comparing the effects of a cardiac rehabilitation program with usual care on cardiopulmonary function in patients with cardiac syndrome X

Low-Volume High-Intensity Aerobic Interval Training as Efficient Program to Improve Cardiorespiratory Fitness after Myocardial Infarction: Pilot study from the INTERFARCT Project

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Physiological responses to the six-minute step test in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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.

Brief Reports

Cardiac Rehabilitation for Adult and Adolescents with Congenital Heart Disease: Extending Beyond the Typical Patient Population

The Role of Left Ventricle Function in Cardiac Rehabilitation Outcomes in Stage B Heart Failure Patients