White Paper: Increasing Patient Participation In Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Authors

  • Susan Parvin, MS, RRT Independence University

Keywords:

COPD, pulmonary rehabilitation program

Abstract

The focus of this white paper is to show how a pulmonary rehabilitation program (PRP) is the primary tool for decreasing readmissions of patients with lung disease, specifically chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The following information was gathered from a review of literature and interviews of PRP staff members.

Published

2017-08-04

Issue

Section

Peer-Reviewed Articles