Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Pulmonary Rehab from GPs, Acute Trusts and patients

Criteria
Please note: this form is for patients registered with Greater Huddersfield CCG only

GP Practices in Greater Huddersfield Pulmonary Rehabilitation Service

Referral criteria

• respiratory disease
• independently mobile and no transport required
• must be able to commit to attending Pulmonary Rehabilitation for 16 sessions over 8 weeks
• must be motivated to attend and make changes to their lifestyle
• are happy in a group environment and will actively participate in the programme
• have a MRC score of 3 or greater

Exclusion criteria. Please contact to discuss if required.

Acute Left Ventricular Failure (LVF)
Uncontrolled cardiac arrhythmia
Uncontrolled angina
Cerebral Vascular Accident/neurological incident within last 3 months
Pulmonary embolus/Deep Vein Thrombosis within last 3 months not receiving treatment
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) > 5.5cm or any AAA with uncontrolled BP
Aortic stenosis
Surgery within 6 weeks
Acute/current psychotic episode
Alcoholism affecting life
Any medical problems preventing exercise or compliance with programme
Attending other rehab programme

Referrer Details
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Patient Details
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Patient Condition Information
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If not recently recorded in the patient's record, what is the current Medical Research Council Dyspnoea Score Chart (MRC)?


Is the patient receiving long term oxygen or ambulatory therapy?*



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