British Heart Foundation

   British Heart Foundation (BHF) National Audit of Cardiac Rehabilitation

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Background to the National Audit

Dataset and National Database

The NACR dataset consists of a number of data fields which are collected via a set of questionnaires completed by the patients themselves, and at clinical appointments/rehab sessions with the patient. The data collected includes the following;

The dataset also collects process data in terms of the number and identity of the common components of cardiac rehabilitation the patient took part in and any onward referrals to and integration with long term care.

How was the Dataset developed?

To find out more about how the dataset was developed, and who was involved, please click on the following link:

** Link to PHO Document **

 The University of York