Self-Management Training in Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease Improves the Quality of Life


Ozturk B. O., ÖZGEN ALPAYDIN A., ÖZALEVLİ S., GÜLER N., Cimilli C.

TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL, vol.21, no.4, pp.266-273, 2020 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkthoracj.2019.19015
  • Journal Name: TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.266-273
  • Keywords: Self-management, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, quality of life, PULMONARY-DISEASE, TURKISH VERSION, COPD PATIENTS, PROGRAM, REHABILITATION, INTERVENTIONS, RELIABILITY, STRATEGIES, VALIDITY
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: Management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) includes interventions such as improving skills in coping with the disease. We aimed to examine the effect of self-management training on the quality of life and functional parameters in patients with moderate to severe COPD.