Cystic fibrosis causes mucus to build up in the lungs, digestive tract, and other areas. It is the most common chronic lung disease in children and young adults. It requires daily medical care. Before the COVID-19 pandemic, telerehabilitation and telehealth were used, but it was after this that there was a boom in these types of assistance in order to continue caring for cystic fibrosis patients.
Telerehabilitation and telemonitoring interventions programs used to improving quality of life in people with cystic fibrosis: A systematic review - Lucía Ortiz Ortigosa, María Jesús Vinolo-Gil, José-Manuel Pastora Bernal, María Jesús Casuso-Holgado, Manuel Rodriguez-Huguet, Rocío Martín-Valero, 2023 (sagepub.com)