Published on in Vol 17, No 7 (2015): July

Medium-Term Effectiveness of a Comprehensive Internet-Based and Patient-Specific Telerehabilitation Program With Text Messaging Support for Cardiac Patients: Randomized Controlled Trial

Medium-Term Effectiveness of a Comprehensive Internet-Based and Patient-Specific Telerehabilitation Program With Text Messaging Support for Cardiac Patients: Randomized Controlled Trial

Medium-Term Effectiveness of a Comprehensive Internet-Based and Patient-Specific Telerehabilitation Program With Text Messaging Support for Cardiac Patients: Randomized Controlled Trial

Ines Frederix 1, 2, MD research doctorat;  Dominique Hansen 1, PhD;  Karin Coninx 3, PhD;  Pieter Vandervoort 1, 4, MD,PhD;  Dominique Vandijck 1, 5, 6, PhD;  Niel Hens 7, 8, PhD (Statistics);  Emeline Van Craenenbroeck 9, MD,PhD;  Niels Van Driessche 1;  Paul Dendale 1, 2, MD,PhD

1 Mobile Health Institute, Faculty of Medicine & Life Sciences, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek , BE

2 Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Jessa Hospital, Hasselt , BE

3 Expertise Center for Digital Media, Faculty of Sciences, Hasselt University, Hasselt , BE

4 Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Hospital East-Limburg, Genk , BE

5 Patient Safety & Health Economics Institute, Department of Patient Safety & Health Economics, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek , BE

6 Medicine and Health Sciences Institution, Department of Public Health, Ghent University, Ghent , BE

7 Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Center for Health Economic Research and Modelling Infectious Diseases, University of Antwerp, Antwerp , BE

8 Interuniversity Institute of Biostatistics and statistical Bioinformatics, Interuniversity Institute of Biostatistics and statistical Bioinformatics, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek , BE

9 Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp , BE

Corresponding Author:

  • Ines Frederix, MD research doctorat
  • Mobile Health Institute
  • Faculty of Medicine & Life Sciences
  • Hasselt University
  • Building D
  • Agoralaan
  • Diepenbeek
  • BE
  • Phone: 32 16583382
  • Email: ines.frederix@gmail.com