Diaphragm training in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.


There is a continued need for therapies to improve respiratory function and quality of life in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. In this pilot trial, we studied 8 subjects with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and respiratory involvement. We measured respiratory function and quality of life at baseline. We then taught subjects diaphragm training, a… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/CND.0b013e31818cf6df


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@article{Nardin2008DiaphragmTI, title={Diaphragm training in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.}, author={Rachel A. Nardin and Carl R O'donnell and Stephen H Loring and Rui Nie and Kristi Hembre and Joy Walsh and Barbara M. Wilson Arboleda and Alona Muzikansky and Dang Nguyen and Elizabeth Raynor}, journal={Journal of clinical neuromuscular disease}, year={2008}, volume={10 2}, pages={56-60} }