Pulmonary rehabilitation of the patient with nonobstructive lung disease.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Disability from chronic lung disease is usually associated with COPD and pulmonary rehabilitation programs are designed to address this population. There are a number of chronic nonobstructive lung diseases, however, that can produce disability and that also may benefit from pulmonary rehabilitation. This article discusses how to classify nonobstructive lung disease patients and examines their evaluation, rehabilitation, and outcomes.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Crouch, R; MacIntyre, NR

Published Date

  • March 1, 1998

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 4 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 59 - 70

PubMed ID

  • 9562640

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1078-5337


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States