Enhancing pulmonary rehabilitation in veterans with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease through internet-based cognitive-behavioral treatment for insomnia
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April 2021 -
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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease that is highly prevalent among veterans. Pulmonary rehabilitation which incorporates exercise training and self-management education is recommended as standard management for COPD and aims to increase daily activity and quality of life through improvement in symptoms and exercise tolerance and prompting health behavior change. Although insomnia is common is veterans with COPD, the self-management education component of pu...