People with CF spend a large portion of their day managing their disease. This session will explore the interplay between perceived burden of care and mood and outline ways in which the PT & RT can alleviate treatment burden by initiating programs that will improve quality of life: decreasing depression and anxiety as well as reduce time spent performing daily treatments.
Identify ways in which the PT & RT can decrease treatment burden for people with CF.
Demonstrate how technology can be used to improve adherence.
Discuss how exercise can be used to decrease depression and improve mood in people living with CF.