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Effect of diaphragmatic respiration on some cardiorespiratory parameters during rehabilitation in bronchopneumopathic patients.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  553538     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The effect of diaphragmatic respiration in broncopneumopathic patients has been investigated. By using a computerized method of analysis, VO2, VCO2, VE, VA and several other respiratory and metabolic parameters have been investigated. The results obtained in these patients, at rest, have shown that particularly in supine position the abdominal respiration improves the CO2 output by increasing VCO2 and reducing VO2. The reduction in the breathing rate, reduces VD and increases VA, in this way the efficiency of ventilation increases accordingly. The increase of CO2 output at the same metabolic rate is discussed in light of the fact that diaphragmatic respiration seems to improve the VA/Q ratio.
Authors:
R Aquilani; G Poggi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Bollettino della Società italiana di biologia sperimentale     Volume:  55     ISSN:  0037-8771     ISO Abbreviation:  Boll. Soc. Ital. Biol. Sper.     Publication Date:  1979 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-03-24     Completed Date:  1981-03-24     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7506962     Medline TA:  Boll Soc Ital Biol Sper     Country:  ITALY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1545-51     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Bronchitis / rehabilitation*
Chronic Disease
Diaphragm / physiopathology*
Humans
Respiratory Function Tests
Respiratory Therapy*

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