Clinical Scenario Discipline

What is the evidence for the safety and effectiveness of home-based rehabilitation in improving outcomes in patients with pulmonary or cardiac problems?

Blair, J, Corrigall, H, Angus, NJ, Thompson, DR, & Leslie, S 2011 ‘Home versus hospital-based cardiac rehabilitation: a systematic review’, Rural and Remote Health, vol. 11, p. 1532. 


iCAHE will continually update this compendium of critically appraised research publications as a resource for health services interested in implementing journal clubs within their health services.

DOHSA Librarian Contact Details

The International Centre for Allied Health Evidence aims to make iCAHE Journal Club Critically Appraised articles available for review and consideration by South Australian Department of Health employees.

In order to access the articles South Australian Department of Health (DoHSA) employees will need to contact the DoHSA Librarian:

South Australian Department of Health 
Library & Information Services
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PO Box 287 Rundle Mall Adelaide SA 5000 
Phone 08 8226 6070 Fax 08 8226 6677
Department of Health, South Australia, Library website