Half Belgian heart patient follows the doctor’s advice not to
Half of the patients in Belgium following the advice of the doctor. Annually would be about 15,000 people with heart disease can be saved if the recommendations of a doctor to listen.
This is evident from the study results of the study Aspire IV, which the Belgian newspaper Le Soir writes. For the study, three hundred patients were examined.
Even people who are just on death are escaped, adjust their behavior according to the research often is not.
“Of the patients who had a heart attack, follow these steps to 85 percent of the cardiac rehabilitation program until the end. This while with the program, the risk of new problems and reduces the quality of life of the patients improves,” says dr. Catherine De Maeyer.
Also other remedies for the health risks to reduce, such as weight loss, smoking cessation and medication, ignore a lot of patients.