Community singing groups for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: participant perspectives

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Skingley, A.; Clift, S. M.; Hurley, S.; Price, S.; Stephens, L.;

Aim\ud Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a major public health issue which is irreversible and progressive, but previous research suggests that singing may have beneficial effects. The aim of this study was to establish the views of participants with COPD ... View more
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