The role of exercise in prevention of extra-pulmonary features
Aims : to provide an overview of the role of exercise in prevention of extrapulmonary features including decrease in muscle mass, cognitive function, mood and frailty; to demonstrate how to provide an exercise prescription in order to improve extrapulmonary characteristics; and to define the critical role of the various available exercise modalities in the prevention of comorbidities.
Target audience :
Clinical researcher, General practitioner, Lung function technologist, Nurse, Physiologist, Physiotherapist, Student, Trainee, Adult pulmonologist/Clinician
General respiratory patient care, Physiology, Pulmonary rehabilitation