Impact of continuous positive airway pressure on the pulmonary changes promoted by immersion in water

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Danize Aparecida Rizzetti; Janayna Rodembuch Borba Quadros; Bruna Esmerio Ribeiro; Letícia Callegaro; Aline Arebalo Veppo; Giulia Alessandra Wiggers; Franck Maciel Peçanha;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisiologia
  • Journal: volume 43,issue 6,pages409-415issn: 1806-3713, eissn: 1806-3756
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/s1806-37562017000000088, pmc: PMC5792039
  • Subject: Original Article | Diseases of the respiratory system | Ventilação não invasiva | Pressão positiva contínua nas vias aéreas | Noninvasive ventilation | Modalidades de fisioterapia | RC705-779 | Physical therapy modalities | Continuous positive airway pressure
    mesheuropmc: respiratory system | respiratory tract diseases | circulatory and respiratory physiology

ABSTRACT Objective: To determine whether different levels of CPAP improve the lung volumes and capacities of healthy subjects immersed in water. Methods: This was a randomized clinical trial, conducted between April and June of 2016, involving healthy female volunteer... View more