The evidence is adequate to conclude that cardiac rehabilitation is reasonable and necessary in the following conditions:
1. Ministry of Health, 2015. NZ Health Survey: Annual update of key results 2014-2015.
2. Ministry of Health, 2015. Mortality and Demographic data 2013 (provisional).
3. Blair, 2009. Physical inactivity: the biggest public health problem of the 21st century.
4. Geol, 2011. Impact of Cardiac Rehabilitation on Mortality Following PCI.
5. Taylor, 2006. Mortality reductions in patients receiving exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation: how much can be attributed to cardiovascular risk factor improvements?
6. Suaya, 2009. Cardiac Rehabilitation and Survival in Older Coronary patients.
7. Jolliffe,2001. Exercise-based rehabilitation for coronary heart disease.
8. Stephens, 2009. Cardiac rehabilitation.
9. Taylor, 2004. Exercise-based rehabilitation for patients with coronary heart disease: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
10. Clark, 2005. Meta-analysis: secondary prevention programs for patients with coronary artery disease.
11. Milani, 2007. Impact of cardiac rehabilitation on depression and its associated mortality.
12. Williams, 2006. Clinical evidence for a health benefit from cardiac rehabilitation: an update.