Daily walking intensity as a predictor of quality of life in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

@article{Jehn2012DailyWI,
  title={Daily walking intensity as a predictor of quality of life in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.},
  author={Melissa L. Jehn and Christian Schindler and Anja Meyer and Michael Tamm and Arno Schmidt-Trucks{\"a}ss and Daiana Stolz},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2012},
  volume={44 7},
  pages={1212-8}
}
PURPOSE This study aimed to assess independent predictors of quality of life (QOL) in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, in particular, to evaluate the relationship between QOL and functional exercise capacity measured with an activity monitor. METHODS Functional exercise capacity was measured with an accelerometer-based walking… CONTINUE READING