ROBERTO PABLO BENZO
Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
- Implementation of physical activity programs after COPD hospitalizations: Lessons from a randomized studyRoberto Benzo
Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Chron Respir Dis 12:5-10. 2015..Implementing posthospitalizations program in COPD may require patient engagement and mindful and compassionate professionals who may individualize program components to focus specific deficits and particularly patients' preferences. ..
- Mindfulness and motivational interviewing: two candidate methods for promoting self-managementRoberto P Benzo
Mindful Breathing Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Chron Respir Dis 10:175-82. 2013..In the search for the "holy grail" for self-management programs that can promote a behavior change, mindfulness and MI seem promising for cultivating a way to live a life in which people are fully present and consciously agree with. ..
- Factors to inform clinicians about the end of life in severe chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseRoberto Benzo
Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA Electronic address
J Pain Symptom Manage 46:491-499.e4. 2013....
- Development and feasibility of a self-management intervention for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease delivered with motivational interviewing strategiesRoberto Benzo
Mindful Breathing Laboratory, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 33:113-23. 2013..This article carefully describes a self-management intervention using motivational interviewing skills, aimed to increase engagement and commitment in severe COPD patients...
- Preoperative pulmonary rehabilitation before lung cancer resection: results from two randomized studiesRoberto Benzo
Pulmonary Division, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Lung Cancer 74:441-5. 2011..Our results suggest the potential for short term preoperative pulmonary rehabilitation interventions in patients with moderate-severe COPD undergoing curative lung resection. 4 weeks of conventional preoperative PR seems non feasible...
- Lung volume reduction surgery: nonpharmacological approachRoberto Benzo
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55902, USA
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 24:44-8. 2011..To revise the current nonpharmacologic methods used in the care of patients undergoing lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS)...
- Physical activity, health status and risk of hospitalization in patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseRoberto P Benzo
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Respiration 80:10-8. 2010..Self-reported daily physical activity and health status have been reported as predictors of a hospitalization in COPD but are not routinely assessed...
- Activity monitoring in chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseRoberto Benzo
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 29:341-7. 2009....
- Oxygen consumption, shuttle walking test and the evaluation of lung resectionRoberto P Benzo
Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Respiration 80:19-23. 2010..Although an association exists between SWT distance and VO(2), only one small study directly measured VO(2) during the SWT...
- Integrating health status and survival data: the palliative effect of lung volume reduction surgeryRoberto Benzo
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55902, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:239-46. 2009..This practice tends to inflate the apparent benefits of interventions with a high risk of mortality. Assessing a composite QoL-death outcome is a potential solution to this problem...
- Complications of lung resection and exercise capacity: a meta-analysisRoberto Benzo
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Respir Med 101:1790-7. 2007....