Expert Video - What questions should people ask their healthcare team about pulmonary rehab?
Susan Jacobs, RN, MSN, FAAN, of Stanford University, describes the different parts of pulmonary rehabilitation, also called pulmonary rehab, including education and exercise. She talks about questions to ask your healthcare team about pulmonary rehab, including: How long is the typical pulmonary rehab program? How many times a week should you go, are virtual programs available, and what is the goal of pulmonary rehabilitation? Learn how to search online for a program near you to help decrease symptoms and maintain the best health possible.
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