Innovative Pulmonary Rehabilitation Telehealth Program for Improving COPD Patient Outcomes

Researchers want to learn more about telehealth pulmonary rehabilitation programs that help
people with Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) improve physical activity and
quality of life.

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

- Hospital discharge diagnosis of COPD

- Spirometry-confirmed evidence of COPD Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung
Disease (GOLD) stages I to IV

- Access to internet connection and knowledge on use of web-based programs

Exclusion Criteria:

- Persons with additional significant comorbidities including cancer, cardiac disease
and physical impairments

- Non-English speaking persons

- The inability to provide an informed consent

Principal Investigator

Dave Burnett, PhD and Cheryl Skinner, RRT, CPFT

Study Contact

Cheryl Skinner, RRT, CPFT,, (913) 588-4634

Estimated Completion Date

Thursday, October 31, 2019 #