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A nurse-led intervention for patients on CABG waiting lists

Coronary heart disease (CHD) is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the UK, accounting for three per cent of all hospital admissions (Department of Health, 2000). The National Service Framework for Coronary Heart Disease (DoH, 2000) was introduced to reduce the incidence of CHD and improve the quality of care provided for these patients.

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