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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01RX002855-01A2
Title: Leveraging Technology to Address Access and Adherence to Conventional Hospital-Based Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Veterans with COPD
Principal Investigator:

Marilyn L Moy

Location: Brockton, MA
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: April 2019 - March 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $274,515
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,098,537
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Conventional pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) programs are highly effective and the standard of care in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). PR faces two significant problems: (1) most patients with COPD who would benefit from PR cannot access it, and 2) there is no effective long-term strategy to maintain physical activity (PA) and benefits after completing PR. We propose a randomized controlled trial (RCT) to test the efficacy of a technology-mediated intervention to increa...



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