Digital health tool helps cardiac rehab patients shed more pounds -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Digital health tool helps cardiac rehab patients shed more pounds

Adding a digital health tool to traditional cardiac rehabilitation appears to help people recovering from a heart attack lose significantly more weight in a relatively short period of time.

03/28/2016

Photo: Smartphone with a heart and a red cross on the display

Patients who used specially designed health tools on their smartphones and through a Web-based portal during cardiac rehab were able to lose more weight than a control group; ©panthermedia.net/ Wavebreakmedia Ltd