Benefits and problems of a physical training programme for asthmatic patients.

@article{Cochrane1990BenefitsAP,
  title={Benefits and problems of a physical training programme for asthmatic patients.},
  author={L M Cochrane and Caroline J Clark},
  journal={Thorax},
  year={1990},
  volume={45 5},
  pages={345-51}
}
The clinical and physiological effects of a medically supervised, indoor physical training programme were investigated in 36 asthmatic subjects aged 16-40 years. After clinical evaluation, lung function assessment, and progressive incremental exercise testing subjects were randomly allocated to control and training groups. The measurements were repeated after a six week run in period and after a further three months in which those in the training group underwent an indoor training programme… CONTINUE READING