Articles published on May 20, 2018

Inspiratory Muscle Training

Preoperative IMT to prevent post-op pulmonary complications

Study Protocol: Preoperative Inspiratory Muscle Training to prevent postoperative pulmonary complications in patients undergoing esophageal resection (PREPARE study): study protocl for a randomized controlled trial This is an Open Access article, published April 2014. Background: “Esophageal resection is associated with a high incidence of postoperative pneumonia. Respiratory complications account for almost half of the readmissions

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