Asthma rehabilitation program.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Comprehensive management of asthma includes proper use of medication adjustments in patient lifestyle, exercise conditioning, and patient education to maximize self-management capabilities. Pulmonary rehabilitation programs have used these strategies successfully to improve the functional status and reduce the health care costs of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Adapting these programs to the asthmatic population is an important and cost-effective goal.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Crouch, R; MacIntyre, N

Published Date

  • December 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 1 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 345 - 355

PubMed ID

  • 9390866

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1078-5337


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States