- •Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) is most often funded by public sources globally.
- •In 60% of programs patients are paying out-of-pocket for CR costs.
- •The median cost to treat one patient is $945.91 globally.
- •CR costs are driven by personnel, exercise equipment and stress testing.
- •Factors associated with higher cost include CR team composition, stress test and telemetry.
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☆This project was supported by a research grant from York University 's Faculty of Health.