The effect of a regular walking program on dyspnoea severity and quality of life in normal weight, overweight, and obese patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


Yilmaz F. , Aydin H.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NURSING PRACTICE, vol.24, no.3, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ijn.12636
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NURSING PRACTICE

Abstract

AimThe objective was to determine the effect of a regular walking program on physical activity (the number of steps and walking duration), dyspnoea severity, and quality of life in normal weight, overweight, and obese patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.