The objective of this study was to compare the effectiveness of a physical activity coaching intervention added to usual care versus usual care alone on reducing healthcare utilization and death among patients at high risk for exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Project page: Adding a Physical Activity Program with Coaching to Usual Care for Patients with COPD
Principal Investigator: Huong Q. Nguyen, PhD, RN
Organization: Kaiser Foundation Research Institute
Original project title: Patient-Centered Physical Activity Coaching to Improve Outcomes in COPD: A Pragmatic Trial
HSRProj ID: 20152254
ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT02478359

To cite this document, please use: Nguyen H, Coleman KJ, Desai SA, et al. (2020). Adding a Physical Activity Program with Coaching to Usual Care for Patients with COPD. Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). https://doi.org/10.25302/08.2020.IHS-1403-14117

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