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Cardiology Research and Practice
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 837238, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/837238
Review Article

Exercise Training for Heart Failure Patients with and without Systolic Dysfunction: An Evidence-Based Analysis of How Patients Benefit

Faculty of Health Science and Medicine, Bond University, Robina, QLD 4229, Australia

Received 23 July 2010; Accepted 19 September 2010

Academic Editor: Javed Butler

Copyright © 2011 Neil Smart. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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