J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 2021 Sep 13. Epub 2021 Sep 13.
Respiratory Medicine, West Park Healthcare Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Drs Wshah, Selzler, Brooks, and Goldstein); Rehabilitation Sciences Institute (Drs Wshah, Brooks, and Goldstein) and Department of Medicine (Drs Brooks and Goldstein), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Hashemite University, Zarqa, Jordan (Dr Wshah); School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Curtin University, Perth, Australia (Dr Hill); and School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (Dr Brooks).
Purpose: This study examined the feasibility of embedding a 4-wk intervention, which sought to reduce sedentary time (SED), into a pulmonary rehabilitation program (PRP) in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Methods: This was an intervention study that comprised one face-to-face session and three follow-up visits. Primary outcomes related to feasibility and included adherence to data completion undertaken before and during the intervention period, participant satisfaction with the intervention (out of 100%), and participant achievement of intervention goals. Read More