Study to Test Exercise in Heart Failure Patients

May 2007
IDEA Fitness Journal;May2007, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p15
This article announces that a randomized clinical trial of exercise training is underway which will involve 83 sites that will test 3,000 people to find out whether exercise is good for hearth failure patients. It says that health and fitness promoters may benefit from this undertaking. Delane W. Kitzman, a cardiologist and principal investigator at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, explains that this kind of training for heart failure patients has not yet been fully established.


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