Inspiratory muscle training improves maximal inspiratory pressure and may assist weaning in older intubated patients: a randomised trial.

@article{Cader2010InspiratoryMT,
  title={Inspiratory muscle training improves maximal inspiratory pressure and may assist weaning in older intubated patients: a randomised trial.},
  author={Sam{\'a}ria Ali Cader and Rodrigo Gomes de Souza Vale and Juracy Correa Castro and Silvia Corr{\^e}a Bacelar and Cintia Biehl and Maria Celeste Vega Gomes and Walter Eduardo Cabrer and Est{\'e}lio Henrique Martin Dantas},
  journal={Journal of physiotherapy},
  year={2010},
  volume={56 3},
  pages={171-7}
}
QUESTIONS Does inspiratory muscle training improve maximal inspiratory pressure in intubated older people? Does it improve breathing pattern and time to wean from mechanical ventilation? DESIGN Randomised trial with concealed allocation and intention-to-treat analysis. PARTICIPANTS 41 elderly, intubated adults who had been mechanically ventilated for at least 48 hr in an intensive care unit. INTERVENTION The experimental group received usual care plus inspiratory muscle training using a… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 26 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 31 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…