A Royal College of Physicians report shows the clear benefits of rehabilitation to people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Most people with COPD who completed a pulmonary rehabilitation course (76 per cent) avoided hospital admission within six months after their initial assessment, compared to 62 per cent who did not. The findings were published by the Royal College of Physicians on 13 December in a report titled Pulmonary Rehabilitation: Beyond Breathing Better….More