TITLE

COPD Rehabilitation: Maintenance on the Long Term

AUTHOR(S)
Grosbois, Jean-Marie
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Jun2001 Supplement, Vol. 24, pS22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses that the main challenge of the health intervention team and the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patient, is the maintenance of rehabilitation outcomes on the long term: Dyspnea management, Exercise Tolerance, Quality of Life, Daily Living. For the patient, it is important that he finds enough motivation to do the daily physical activities adapted to his clinical status, to comply constantly with his medications, to find understanding support from family, friends, etc.
ACCESSION #
23218920

 

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