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  • Tennis Players’ Endurance Improves after POWERbreathe IMT

    New research shows tennis players’ endurance and strength improves after Inspiratory Muscle Training (IMT). The research from Pune, India, is in the International Journal of Current Research (February 2018). What affects tennis performance The main characteristics...

  • New Trial into Effects of IMT in COPD Patients

    A new clinical trial will be looking at the effects of inspiratory muscle training (IMT) on shortness of breath (dyspnea) and postural control in patients with COPD. Shortness of breath in patients with COPD Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder...

  • Measurement Validity Of KH1 During Breathing Task In Patients With COPD

    This paper studies the validity of the POWERbreathe KH1 - a recently introduced, handheld, electronic loading device. It looks at how well it provides automatically processed information on external inspiratory work, power and breathing pattern during loaded...

  • Respiratory Muscle Activity During Simultaneous Stationary Cycling and IMT

    Results revealed in a research paper published in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning has revealed that “the combination of IMT and cycling may provide an additive training effect.” The POWERbreathe KH1 Inspiratory Muscle Training Device was used in...