It might be reality soon! A Veterans Affairs (VA) research team, in collaboration with Old World Labs, an American company specialized in high-resolution 3D printing, is working to develop a prototype of a wearable artificial lung that could be compatible with living tissue and able to provide respiratory support for people suffering from respiratory diseases such as COPD.
Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Ontario: A Cross-Sectional Survey.
Bowen, Campbell, Sutherland, Bartlett, Brooks, Qureshi, Goldstein, Gershon, Prevost, Samis Kaplan 8, Hopkins, MacDougald, Nunes, O'Reilly, Goeree.https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26366242
An international comparison of pulmonary rehabilitation: a systematic review.
Desveaux L, Janaudis-Ferreira T, Goldstein R, Brooks D.https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24984085
Telehealth pulmonary rehabilitation: A review of the literature and an example of a nationwide initiative to improve the accessibility of pulmonary rehabilitation
A-M Selzler, J Wald, M Sedeno, T Jourdain, T Janaudis-Ferreira, R Goldstein, J Bourbeau, and MK Sticklandhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5802662/
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