Physiotherapy practice patterns for patients undergoing surgery for lung cancer: a survey of hospitals in Australia and New Zealand.

@article{Cavalheri2013PhysiotherapyPP,
  title={Physiotherapy practice patterns for patients undergoing surgery for lung cancer: a survey of hospitals in Australia and New Zealand.},
  author={Vinicius Cavalheri and Sue L Jenkins and Kylie Hill},
  journal={Internal medicine journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={394-401}
}
BACKGROUND There has been a recent increase in the research available to guide physiotherapy management of patients who require surgical resection for lung cancer. It is unclear whether this evidence has influenced clinical practice. AIM To describe physiotherapy practice patterns in the preoperative and postoperative management of patients who undergo surgical resection for lung cancer. METHODS Physiotherapists involved in the management of patients who require surgical resection for lung… CONTINUE READING
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