Patients' perspective on pulmonary rehabilitation: experiences of European and American individuals with chronic respiratory diseases.

Author: 

Rochester CL, Vogiatzis I, Powell P, Masefield S, Spruit MA.
ERJ Open Res. 2018 Dec 3;4(4). pii: 00085-2018

Abstract: 

Pulmonary rehabilitation benefits people with chronic respiratory diseases, yet few eligible patients enrol. People with chronic lung diseases are often unaware of or lack access to PR. This is an important healthcare disparity that should be addressed.