[Respiratory mechanics in professional flautists].

Abstract

Oesophageal, gastric, mouth, transdiaphragmatic, transpulmonary pressures, diaphragmatic EMG, sound and chest wall excursion were measured directly in 3 professional flautists whilst playing their instruments to determine: - what respiratory muscles and percent vital capacity were being used; - how mouth pressure, embouchure resistance, embouchure aperture… (More)

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@article{Cossette2002RespiratoryMI, title={[Respiratory mechanics in professional flautists].}, author={Isabelle Cossette}, journal={Revue des maladies respiratoires}, year={2002}, volume={19 2 Pt1}, pages={197-206} }