All articles tagged "Pulmonary rehabilitation"

Management of respiratory diseases beyond drugs: Pulmonary Rehab

This article highlights some of the areas raised by a discussion panel in Mumbai on Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR) of patients with respiratory diseases. Topics covered were: REHABILITATION IN COPD (CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE) The panel touched on how “Respiratory-muscle training can be considered in patients with respiratory-muscle weakness.” POWERbreathe Respiratory Muscle Training (RMT) is drug-free,

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Comparing IMT with Incentive Spirometry on Rehabilitation of COPD Patients

This latest research, published in Rehabilitation Nursing (PubMed Epub ahead of print, 8 Jan 2014) used POWERbreathe inspiratory muscle training. Research: Comparing Inspiratory Resistive Muscle Training with Incentive Spirometry on Rehabilitation of COPD Patients Heydari A, Farzad M, Ahmadi Hosseini SH. Purpose: “To examine the effect of incentive spirometry in pulmonary rehabilitation of chronic obstructive

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