Home | Clinical Non-drug COPD treatments help breathing Written by: Independent Nurse | Published: 21 October 2013 Int J COPD 2013:8 439-451 Cognitive-behavioural interventions seem to alleviate breathlessness (dyspnoea) in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to a review of 23 randomised controlled trials (RCTs). The RCTs offer preliminary evidence that psychotherapy and distractive auditory stimuli produced 'small to mPlease login or register to read the rest of the article and to have access to downloads and comments. What do you think? Leave a comment below or tweet your views to @IndyNurseMag This material is protected by MA Healthcare Ltd copyright. See Terms and Conditions.