Published on in Vol 22 , No 11 (2020) :November

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
Barriers to and Facilitators of Technology in Cardiac Rehabilitation and Self-Management: Systematic Qualitative Grounded Theory Review

Barriers to and Facilitators of Technology in Cardiac Rehabilitation and Self-Management: Systematic Qualitative Grounded Theory Review

Barriers to and Facilitators of Technology in Cardiac Rehabilitation and Self-Management: Systematic Qualitative Grounded Theory Review

Authors of this article:

Shreya Tadas 1 Author Orcid Image ;   David Coyle 1 Author Orcid Image


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