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Table 3 Exercise parameters in app group

From: Fit 4 surgery, a bespoke app with biofeedback delivers rehabilitation at home before and after elective lung resection

App- exercise parameters Median (%) Range
Number of sessions pre-surgery 9 1–37
Number of sessions per week pre-surgery 4 1–7
Total exercise time (mins) pre-surgery 158 3–1226
Time spent in target heart rate of ≥60% (%) 32 3–93
Number of exercises pre -surgery
 Upper body 14.5 (46.3) 1–73
 Lower body 21.5 (53.7) 1–71
Median number of sessions post-surgery 2 0–30
Median number of sessions per week post-surgery < 1 0–4
Total exercise time (mins) post-surgery 22 0–888
Median Number of exercises post-surgery
 Upper body 4 (47) 0–90
 Lower body 5 (53) 0–87