Argument for Early Post-COPD Exacerbation PR: Lower 1-year Mortality
May 22, 2020 | The impact of post-COPD exacerbation pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) has stimulated interest as the effectiveness of PR related to outcomes has moved to the forefront. In a recent article published in JAMA, Dr. Peter Lindenauer and colleagues report the findings of a retrospective cohort study using claims data from fee-for-service Medicare beneficiaries hospitalized in 2014
Transitioning to a Remote CR During COVID-19
April 28 | COVID-19 has forced many cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation services to shut their doors. But for the CR team at Atrium Health in North Carolina, it’s allowed them to pivot their model of care.
Letter to the Editor: Let AACVPR Be Your Resource
April 24, 2020 | Now is the time for us to work together. In light of COVID-19, News & Views Editor Gayla Oakley, RN, CCRP, MAACVPR, writes that AACVPR is here to be a resource while we weather this unprecedented storm.