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The effect of gentle arm exercise and deep breathing on secondary arm lymphedema.

@article{Moseley2005TheEO,
  title={The effect of gentle arm exercise and deep breathing on secondary arm lymphedema.},
  author={A. Moseley and N. Piller and C. Carati},
  journal={Lymphology},
  year={2005},
  volume={38 3},
  pages={
          136-45
        }
}
The aim of this study was to explore the benefits of gentle arm exercise combined with deep breathing for secondary arm lymphedema. 38 women participated in 10 minutes of standardized arm exercise and deep breathing and were measured every 10 minutes for 1 hour, then 24 hours and 1 week post regime. A smaller cohort of 24 women continued the 10 minute exercise regime morning and evening for 1 month, with measurements being repeated at the end of this time. Directly after performing the regime… Expand

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