Prone Immersion Physical Exercise Therapy in Three Children with cystic Fibrosis: A Pilot Study

@article{Clment1979ProneIP,
  title={Prone Immersion Physical Exercise Therapy in Three Children with cystic Fibrosis: A Pilot Study},
  author={M. Cl{\'e}ment and L. Jankowski and P. Beaudry},
  journal={Nursing Research},
  year={1979},
  volume={28},
  pages={325–328}
}
Prone immersion physical exercise therapy has been used successfully in the physical rehabilitation of middle-aged adults with moderate to severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The purpose of this pilot project was to evaluate the effects of PIPE therapy in children with cystic fibrosis. Three children with CF, two boys aged 6 and 14 years and one girl aged 15 years, voluntarily participated in the experimental training program. The patients performed individualized group exercise three… Expand
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