Education Articles
  • Essentials of Pulmonary Rehabilitation.
  • A Do It Yourself Guide to Enjoying Life With Chronic Lung Disease. 2nd Edition, 2005.
    By T. Petty, MD,
    Mary Burns, R.N., B.S.
    and B. Tiep, M.D.
  • Altitude, Oxygen Levels and Oximetry
  • By M. Burns, R.N.
  • Preparing for an Office Visit
  • By M. Burns, R.N.
  • The Importance of Proper Breathing Techniques
  • By M. Burns, R.N.
  • Scientific Articles

    Pulmonary Rehab: Putting
    the Pieces Together

    RT: for Decision Makers in Respiratory Care. 2009;23(1):10-13. Copyright 2010.
    Allied Media LLC. Reprinted with Permission. By C.Garvey, FNP, MSN, MPA

    Skeletal muscle dysfunction in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

    PDF - 191KB
    by MJ Mador

    Testosterone Replacement and Resistance Training.

    T. Storer et al.

    Messages from Dr. Richard Casaburi

    COPD Research: is the glass half empty or half full?

    by Richard Casaburi, Ph.D., M.D.

    Please volunteer for Clinical Research

    by Richard Casaburi, Ph.D., M.D.

    Alvan Barach: New York's founder of pulmonary rehabilitation

    by Richard Casaburi, Ph.D., M.D.

    Annual Report and Request for your support

    Annual Report and Request for Your Support

    We send our best wishes for the holiday season. We hope your year has been happy and healthy. It's the time of year we try to update you on the goings on at PERF, the Pulmonary Education and Research Foundation.
    The Rehabilitation Clinical Trials Center is busier than ever. A number of interesting and challenging projects have come through our doors.

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  • Adventures of an OXY-PHILE 2

    Dr. Tom Petty

    Available June 1st, 2010

    Brochure (PDF)

    Mail check to:
    Snowdrift Pulmonary Conference, Inc.
    1305 Krameria St #H,
    PMB 115 Denver Colorado , 80220

    PayPal:
    http://www.drtompetty.org

    Oxy-Phile 2 Electronic copy can be downloaded for free from Dr. Tom Petty's website. Get it here.

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    Dynamic Hyperinflation in COPD. Expert Interviews w/ video and transcripts.

    Donald Mahler, MD.

    Dennis O'Donnell, MD, FRCPI, FRCPC

    Exercise and Well-Being: A Review of Mental and Physical Health Benefits Associated With Physical Activity

    By FJ Penedo, JR Dahn