The ATS Assembly of Pulmonary Rehabilitation announces the next edition of its Journal Club, on Tuesday September 21st at 5:00PM EDT, pulmonary rehabilitation maintenance program for COPD patients in a real-life setting.
Michele Schaeffer PhD (University of British Columbia Centre for Heart Lung Innovation in Vancouver, Canada) will present the paper entitled ‘Efficacy of a long-term pulmonary rehabilitation maintenance program for COPD patients in a real-life setting: a 5-year cohort study’. This paper was published in BMC Respiratory Research Journal.
We will be joined by the senior author of the paper, Dr. Fares Gouzi (PhyMedExp, University of Montpellier and INSERM, Montpellier, France) and collaborator Mrs. Elise Galmes (Montpellier, France).
Linzy Houchen-Wolloff PhD (Senior Research Associate, Centre for Exercise and Rehabilitation Science (CERS) NIHR Leicester Biomedical Research Centre, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, UK), Isabelle Vivodtzev PhD (Researcher, INSERM “Experimental and Clinical Respiratory Neurophysiology” unit , Pierre et Marie Curie Faculty of Medicine, Sorbonne University, Paris, France), and Ruth Barker PhD (Wessex Academic Health Science Network, UK), will serve as online discussion panelists.
The discussion will be moderated by Francois Abi Fadel M.D. (Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA).