Patient information


The British Lung Foundation (BLF) has information for patients on pulmonary rehabilitation: and has produced these booklets:

PR and exercise

First steps to living with COPD


AHSN North East and North Cumbria

The AHSN-NENC has produced a series of videos telling the stories of patients who have been referred for pulmonary rehabilitation:



The Association for Respiratory Technology & Physiology has produced information (including short videos) for patients on the walking tests that are often completed at assessments for pulmonary rehabilitation

Shuttle Walk Test:

Six Minute Walk Test: