preoperative IMT

  • Preoperative IMT for postoperative pulmonary complications

    Intervention Review Preoperative IMT for postoperative pulmonary complications in adults undergoing cardiac and major abdominal surgery The objective of this Intervention Review from the Editorial Group: Cochrane Anaesthesia, Critical, and Emergency Care Group, was...

  • Reference chart of inspiratory muscle strength: a new tool

    Published by Elsevier Ltd from Physiotherapy (Volume 100, Issue 2, June 2014, Pages 128–133), the reference chart was declared “a novel tool for monitoring the progress of inspiratory muscle training for physiotherapy practice” and recommended its wider use...

  • 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...