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Wall Street Journal Spotlights UVM Professor’s Strides Against Chronic Heart Failure

Dr. Philip Ades, a professor of cardiovascular medicine, is showcased in a Wall Street Journal article on chronic heart failure and Medicare. Ades and colleagues were able to convince Medicare to cover exercise rehabilitation programs for patients with chronic heart failure, giving them, as Ades puts it, “a chance to improve their functional capacity and quality of life.” Read the story…