Published on in Vol 5, No 2 (2016): Apr-Jun

Effects of a Community-Based, Post-Rehabilitation Exercise Program in COPD: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial With Embedded Process Evaluation

Effects of a Community-Based, Post-Rehabilitation Exercise Program in COPD: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial With Embedded Process Evaluation

Effects of a Community-Based, Post-Rehabilitation Exercise Program in COPD: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial With Embedded Process Evaluation

Laura Desveaux 1, 2, 3, 4, MSc PT,PhD;  Marla K Beauchamp 3, 5, MSc PT,PhD;  Annemarie Lee 3, PT, PhD;  Noah Ivers 1, 6, 7, MD, PhD;  Roger Goldstein 3, 8, 9, MD;  Dina Brooks 2, 3, 9, PT,PhD

1 Women's College Research Institute , Toronto, ON, CA

2 Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, University of Toronto , Toronto, ON, CA

3 West Park Healthcare Centre, Department of Respiratory Medicine , Toronto, ON, CA

4 Institute for Health System Solutions and Virtual Care , Women's College Hospital, Toronto, ON, CA

5 School of Rehabilitation Science , McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, CA

6 University of Toronto, Department of Family and Community Medicine , Toronto, ON, CA

7 Women's College Hospital, Family Practice Health Centre , Toronto, ON, CA

8 University of Toronto, Department of Medicine , Toronto, ON, CA

9 University of Toronto, Department of Physical Therapy , Toronto, ON, CA

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