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Lost Useful Times! What Is Our Program for Family Caregivers in the Waiting Room of Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation

Mozhgan Saeidi 1 , Saeid Komasi 1 , 2 , * and Ali Soroush 1 , 3
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1 Cardiac Rehabilitation Center, Imam Ali Hospital, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran
2 Clinical Research Development Center, Imam Reza Hospital, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran
3 Lifestyle Modification Research Center, Imam Reza Hospital, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran
Article information
  • Research in Cardiovascular Medicine: May 2017, 6 (3); e43552
  • Published Online: November 27, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: November 2, 2016
  • Accepted: November 14, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.43552

To Cite: Saeidi M, Komasi S, Soroush A. Lost Useful Times! What Is Our Program for Family Caregivers in the Waiting Room of Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation, Res Cardiovasc Med. 2017 ; 6(3):e43552. doi: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.43552.

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