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Respiratory Parameters and Exercise Functional Capacity in Preeclampsia
(Informa Healthcare, 2010-01-01)
Objective: To evaluate maximal respiratory pressures, pulmonary volumes and capacities and exercise functional capacity in pregnant women with preeclampsia. Method: Primigravid women with preeclampsia and healthy primigravid ...
Spirometry And Volumetric Capnography In Lung Function Assessment Of Obese And Normal-weight Individuals Without Asthma
(Elsevier Editora Ltda, 2016)
Efecto del bromuro de ipratropio sobre la hiperinflación pulmonar dinámica en pacientes con enfermedad pulmonar obstructiva crónica
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2003)
Aplicación clínica de los valores de referencia de espirometría realizados en niños chilenos
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2004)
Weight loss improves arterial blood gases and respiratory parameters in obese dogs
Canine obesity is a common medical disorder and a known risk factor for associated diseases; it can seriously influence various physiological functions, thereby limiting the longevity of the animal. In this study, we ...
Incentive spirometry in major surgeries: a systematic review
(Associação Brasileira de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Fisioterapia, 2011)
OBJECTIVE: To conduct a systematic review to evaluate the evidence of the use of incentive spirometry (IS) for the prevention of postoperative pulmonary complications and for the recovery of pulmonary function in patients ...
Phase I clinical trial of cell therapy in patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: follow-up of up to 3 years
(Associação Brasileira de Hematologia e Hemoterapia e daSociedade Brasileira de Transplante de Medula Óssea, 2013)
BACKGROUND Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a major inflammatory disease of the airways and an enormous therapeutic challenge. Within the spectrum of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pulmonary emphysema is ...
Acurácia do teste de escada utilizando o consumo máximo de oxigênio como padrão-ouro
Objective: To determine the accuracy of the variables related to the fixed-height stair-climbing test (SCT) using maximal oxygen uptake (V̇O 2 max) as the gold standard. Methods: The SCT was performed on a staircase ...
The effect of air pollution on children’s health: a comparative study between La Plata and Bahía Blanca, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina
(WIT Press, 2014)
We present the results of a study of outdoor air quality in two comparable regions of Buenos Aires province (Argentina), La Plata and Bahía Blanca, developed jointly by researchers of National University in both cities, ...
Influence of Pleural Drain Insertion in Lung Function of Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE INCNEW YORK, 2012)
Background and objectives: Longitudinal, prospective, randomized, blinded Trial to assess the influence of pleural drain (non-toxic PVC) site of insertion on lung function and postoperative pain of patients undergoing ...