Beatty AL, Magnusson SL, Fortney JC, Sayre GG, Whooley MA
JMIR Hum Factors. 2018 Jan 15;5(1):e3. doi: 10.2196/humanfactors.8017.
2018-01-15
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29335235
Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) improves outcomes for patients with ischemic heart disease or heart failure but is underused. New strategies to improve access to and engagement in CR are needed. There is considerable interest in technology-facilitated home CR. However, little is known about patient acceptance and use of mobile technology for CR. The aim of this study was to develop a mobile app for technology-facilitated home CR and seek to determine its usability