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Interval exercise is well tolerated in people with chronic lung disease

BMJ 2006; 333 doi: (Published 14 December 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:1265

High intensity exercise improves quality of life for people with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, but it can be hard to tolerate. Interval exercise, which switches between high and low intensity, works just as well according to a head to head trial from Switzerland. …

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