Breathing therapies and bronchodilator use in asthma

Bruton, A.; Thomas, M.
August 2006
Thorax;Aug2006, Vol. 61 Issue 8, p643
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the breathing exercises in asthma. Treatments involving manipulation of breathing are commonly used although the evidence base for their effectiveness is weak. In a double blind study, it has been compared the effects of breathing exercises learned from instructional videos and focusing on nasal breathing with those of non-specific upper body exercises.


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