White Paper: Increasing Patient Participation In Pulmonary Rehabilitation

  • 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
Section
Peer-Reviewed Articles