In diretta il 22 maggio h. 14.00 – ISPRM Webinar Series: pulmonary rehabilitation for COVID19 – Experiences from Italy & USA

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ISPRM Webinar Series: PULMONARY REHABILITATION for COVID19 – Experiences from Italy & USA


When: Friday, May 22nd, 2020 at 08:00 AM (Eastern Daylight Time – EDT) – Ora legale dell’Europa centrale Time (Local): 2:00 PM (14:00).

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  • Richard Novitch MD (USA)
  • Federica Gamna MD (Italy)


  • Manoj Poudel MD (USA, Nepal)
  • Margarida Freitas MD (Portugal)

Duration: 1 hour.

About: Lectures and Q&A at the end.

Learning Objectives of Dr. Novitch’s lecture:
1. Brief overview of pulmonary rehabilitation with pathophysiology.
2. Similarities and dissimilarities between pulmonary rehabilitation in chronic lung disease and COVID-19 pneumonia.
3. Simple procedures for therapy, oxygen supplementation and documentation in COVID pneumonia.

Learning objectives of Dr. Federica’s lecture:
1. Understand dimension and degree of respiratory disability in COVID-19 patients.
2. Spot the intervention strategies in different care settings.
3. How to evaluate the evolution of COVID-19 patients’ respiratory disability.