Exercise consultation improves short-term adherence to exercise during phase IV cardiac rehabilitation: a randomized, controlled trial

Adrienne R Hughes, Fiona Gillies, Alison F Kirk, Nanette Mutrie, William S Hillis, Paul D MacIntyre

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This randomized-controlled trial demonstrates that an exercise consultation, based on the transtheoretic model of exercise behavior change, significantly improves short-term adherence to exercise.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)421-425
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2002


  • exercise
  • cardiac rehabilitation
  • controlled trial
  • sports science
  • short term adherence

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