Pulmonary rehabilitation ‘should include sleep assessment’

Researchers say that pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) programmes for patients with moderate to severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) should include sleep assessment. The recommendation comes after the team, from UC San Diego in California, USA, found that the proportion of COPD patients referred for PR who had sleep disordered breathing was much higher than inContinue reading “Pulmonary rehabilitation ‘should include sleep assessment’”