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Table 2 Content of SEPRP

From: A cluster randomised controlled trial evaluating the effectiveness of a structured pulmonary rehabilitation education programme for improving the health status of people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): The PRINCE Study protocol

Week Content Educator
Week 1 Setting the scene Practice Nurse
  Introduction to exercise Physiotherapist
Week 2 Managing medications Practice Nurse
  Exercise programme Physiotherapist
Week 3 Exercise programme Physiotherapist
  Exercise programme Physiotherapist
Week 4 Managing breathlessness Practice Nurse
  Exercise programme Physiotherapist
Week 5 Knowing and managing your symptoms Practice Nurse
  Exercise programme Physiotherapist
Week 6 Recognising and managing acute exacerbations Practice Nurse
  Exercise programme Physiotherapist
Week 7 Exercise programme Physiotherapist
  Managing stress and anxiety Practice Nurse
Week 8 Exercise programme Physiotherapist
  Where to now? Practice Nurse