TITLE

Respiratory muscle training for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

AUTHOR(S)
Reid, W. Darlene; Samrai, Baljit
PUB. DATE
November 1995
SOURCE
Physical Therapy;Nov1995, Vol. 75 Issue 11, p996
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes respiratory muscle training techniques and the effectiveness of this training in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Principle of specificity of training; Ability of respiratory muscles to be strengthened; Types of respiratory muscle training techniques; Inspiratory resistance training; Endurance exercise involving the extremities.
ACCESSION #
9512042153

 

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