Baptiste Chehere

Assistant Professor, Ph.D.

EA 4324 ORPHY, Département de biologie
UFR Sciences et Techniques,
Université Européenne de Bretagne, Université de Brest
6 avenue LE GORGEU, CS 93837,
29238 BREST cedex 3, FRANCE
fax: +332.


Scientific scopes / competences

adapted physical activities; pulmonary rehabilitation; cardiorespiratory adaptations during exercise in patients with chronic pulmonary diseases (COPD, ILD); exercise tests.

Skills: Exercises testing (walk, stepper, ergocycle…); Respiratory parameters and gaseous exchanges using a portable device (MetaMax, K4); Blood samples by finger-prick capillary (Lactate); Pulse Oximeter (SpO2); Heart rate monitor (HR); Physical activities in daily life (accelerometer); Near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS); Questionnaires and scales (quality of life, dyspnoea, motivation, anxiety/depression); Therapeutic education; statistical analysis (Statview).



Main publications:

Chéhère B, Bougault V, Chenivesse C, Grosbois JM, Wallaert B. Cardiorespiratory adaptation in a 6-minute walk test by fibrotic idiopathic interstitial pneumonia patients who did or did not respond to pulmonary rehabilitation. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 2018 Jun 14.doi:10.23736/S1973-9087.18.05093-1.

Wallaert B, Masson N, Le Rouzic O, Chéhère B, Wémeau-Stervinou L, Grosbois JM. Effects of pulmonary rehabilitation on daily life physical activity of fibrotic idiopathic interstitial pneumonia patients. ERJ Open Res. 2018 Jun 11;4(2). pii: 00167-2017. doi: 10.1183/23120541.00167-2017. eCollection 2018 Apr.

Fabre C, Chehere B, Bart F, Mucci P, Wallaert B, Grosbois JM. Relationships between heart rate target determined in different exercise testing in COPD patients to prescribed with individualized exercise training. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2017 May 16;12:1483-1489. doi: 10.2147/COPD.S129889. eCollection 2017.

Chéhère B, Bougault V, Gicquello A, Wallaert B. Cardiorespiratory Response to Different Exercise Tests in Interstitial Lung Disease. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2016 Dec;48(12):2345-2352.

Grosbois JM, Riquier C, Chehere B, Coquart J, Béhal H, Bart F, Wallaert B, Chenivesse C. Six-minute stepper test: a valid clinical exercise tolerance test for COPD patients. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2016 Mar 29;11:657-63. doi: 10.2147/COPD.S98635. eCollection 2016.





Laboratoire ORPHY
UFR Sciences et Techniques, Université de Bretagne Occidentale

6 Av. Le Gorgeu  -  CS 93837
  29238 BREST Cedex 3   -   FRANCE

Directrice : C.MOISAN (+332.
Directrice adjointe: M-A.GIROUX-METGES(+332.