TABLE 2

Propensity-matched pre and post data from pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) and cardiac rehabilitation (CR)

PR
COPD (n=116)COPD+CHF (n=116)
nPrePostEffect sizenPrePostEffect size
ISWT (m)41173.9 (135.8)233.2 (151.6)*0.439163.0 (115.4)200.4 (128.4)*0.3
6MWT (m)19233.0 (97.8)281.2 (101.9)*0.522220.0 (89.8)264.0 (110.0)*0.5
CRQdyspnoea332.7 (1.5)3.6 (1.4)*0.6302.7 (1.1)3.6 (1.4)*0.8
CRQ–fatigue333.8 (1.4)4.4 (1.4)*0.4303.2 (1.5)3.9 (1.4)*0.5
CRQ–emotion334.4 (1.3)5.1 (1.2)*0.5304.5 (1.4)5.1 (1.4)*0.4
CRQ–mastery334.5 (1.3)5.2 (1.4)*0.5304.2 (1.4)5.2 (1.5)*0.7
CAT3821.0 (8.3)15.9 (7.4)*0.63121.1 (8.1)17.3 (7.5)*0.5
CR
CHF (n=306)CHF+COPD (n=306)
nPrePostEffect sizenPrePostEffect size
ISWT (m)26239.2 (90.6)316.5 (109.6)*0.917293.5 (154.6)351.8 (187.3)*0.4
6MWT (m)64248.7 (124.7)293.8 (102.1)*0.445247.8 (119.4)286.6 (98.6)*0.3
WC (cm)64101.6 (15.7)101.9 (15.9)0.0234106.4 (14.3)104.7 (14.6)*0.1
Systolic BP (mmHg)172126 (22.2)126 (21.0)0.02122121 (19.4)122 (18.1)0.1
Diastolic BP (mmHg)17370 (12.6)69 (10.5)0.112268 (9.9)69 (11.2)0.1
Total cholesterol (mmol·L−1)484.4 (1.12)4.0 (0.84)0.4314.2 (1.51)4.1 (1.25)0.1
LDL (mmol·L−1)222.5 (0.85)2.1 (0.67)0.4132.1 (0.77)2.4 (0.97)0.3
HDL (mmol·L−1)331.2 (0.36)1.3 (0.39)0.1191.2 (0.40)1.2 (0.36)0.1
HDL:LDL273.8 (1.04)3.6 (1.04)0.2153.5 (0.93)3.7 (1.19)0.2
TG (mmol·L−1)231.3 (0.46)1.3 (0.45)0.00141.6 (0.92)1.6 (0.72)0.00
HbA1c (%)1148.6 (10.78)46.6 (8.31)0.2855.6 (19.87)47.4 (10.91)0.4
HADS–anxiety1385.7 (4.4)4.9 (3.9)*0.2825.6 (3.6)5.3 (3.5)0.1
HADS–depression1386.1 (3.8)4.6 (3.5)*0.4826.0 (3.6)4.9 (3.3)*0.3
Minnesota5439.8 (20.4)33.5 (21.5)*0.33239.0 (24.3)32.3 (19.6)*0.3

*: p≤0.05. Data presented as mean (standard deviation). 6MWT: 6-min walk test; BP: blood pressure; CAT: COPD Assessment Test; CHF: chronic heart failure; COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; CRQ: Chronic Respiratory Questionnaire; HADS: Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale; HbA1c: glycated haemoglobin; HDL: high-density lipoprotein; ISWT: incremental shuttle walk test; LDL: low-density lipoprotein; Minnesota: Minnesota Living with Heart Failure questionnaire; NA: not applicable; TG: triglycerides; WC: waist circumference.