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Pearls for putting patients in pulmonary rehab

Tulaimat said. Aiman Tulaimat, MD. Photo by Kevin Berne. Pulmonary experts also look at a few other issues before beginning a patient on a rehab program, he explained. ... In addition to providing a baseline for the rehab program, this test predicts
July 2016

Pulmonary rehab

Pulmonary rehab uptake within 28 days of discharge was the study's primary outcome. ... Of the 15 patients interviewed, eight did not participate in pulmonary rehab and six completed the program.
March 2020

Journal watch: recent studies of note

A comprehensive pulmonary rehabilitation program can include exercise training, education, instruction in respiratory techniques and psychosocial support. ... The guidelines, which were published in the May issue of Chest, also suggest that rehab can be
June 2007

Early hospital-initiated rehab for chronic respiratory disease shows no benefit versus usual care

Usual care included physiotherapy (airway clearance, mobility assessment and supervision, and smoking cessation advice) and nutritional status assessment, along with outpatient pulmonary rehab offered 3 months after hospital discharge. ... Most of the
July 2014

Letter from the Editor

Our other Internal Medicine Meeting articles look at postdischarge care. Learn about pulmonary rehab—which patients are likely to benefit and what they experience before, during, and after referral to a ... acph-201607-pulmonary-rehabilitation An
July 2016

Assessment test for COPD helps determine exacerbation severity, outcomes

The COPD Assessment Test (CAT) is useful for determining severity of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerbations and for measuring recovery after exacerbations and pulmonary rehab, according to two new studies. ... The second study looked
February 2012

Recent Research

Usual care included physiotherapy (airway clearance, mobility assessment and supervision, and smoking cessation advice) and nutritional status assessment, along with outpatient pulmonary rehab offered 3 months after hospital discharge. ... Most of the
February 2015

Recent Research

Thrombolytic therapy appears to improve case-fatality rates in unstable patients with acute pulmonary embolism (PE), a recent study indicates. ... The COPD Assessment Test (CAT) is useful for determining severity of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
July 2012

Challenges in combating COPD readmissions

And we also have care managers, home health, hospice and palliative care, and pulmonary rehab, and smoking cessation counselors. ... They were also interviewed by the team and provided with smoking cessation counseling, social services, comorbidity
August 2019

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