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Facilitators and barriers to physical activity following pulmonary rehabilitation in COPD: a systematic review of qualitative studies

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Pulmonary rehabilitation has short-term benefits on dyspnea, exercise capacity and quality of life in COPD, but evidence suggests these do not always translate to increased daily physical activity on a patient level. This is attributed to a limited understanding of the determinants of physical activity maintenance following pulmonary rehabilitation. This systematic review of qualitative research was conducted to understand COPD patients’ perceived facilitators and barriers to physical activit...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1038/s41533-018-0085-7

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ORCID:
0000-0001-9860-2568
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
ORCID:
0000-0001-5660-8224
Publisher:
Springer Nature Publisher's website
Journal:
npj Primary Care Respiratory Medicine Journal website
Volume:
28
Issue:
1
Pages:
Article: 19
Publication date:
2018-06-04
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ISSN:
2055-1010
Pubs id:
pubs:857286
URN:
uri:9b79ef99-9dc8-40d7-b7cd-9d67ee61cd62
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uuid:9b79ef99-9dc8-40d7-b7cd-9d67ee61cd62
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pubs:857286

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