To explore how patients who refuse referral to pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) appraise acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), in the context of having considered and declined PR.
Harrison, S., Robertson, N., Apps, L. D., Steiner, M. C. M., Morgan, M. D. L. M., & Singh, S. J. (2015). "We are not worthy"--understanding why patients decline pulmonary rehabilitation following an acute exacerbation of COPD. Disability and Rehabilitation, -. https://doi.org/10.3109/09638288.2014.939770