TITLE

2008 - Self-monitored, home-based pulmonary rehab was noninferior to outpatient, hospital-based rehab for COPD

AUTHOR(S)
Greenstone, Michael
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;4/21/2009, Vol. 150 Issue 4, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reviews a study conducted to compare self-monitored, home-based rehabilitation to outpatient, hospital-based rehabilitation for improving dyspnea in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It was found that self-monitored, home-based rehabilitation was noninferior in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease to outpatient, hospital-based rehabilitation for improving dyspnea at 1 year.
ACCESSION #
39257762

 

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