The role of body positioning during multimodal chest physiotherapy
in patients with low CSCI has not been adequately studied.
Rossman C, Waldes R, Sampson D, Newhouse M (1982) Effect of chest physiotherapy
on the removal of mucus in patients with cystic fibrosis.
She initially tolerated active chest physiotherapy
and was able to clear her respiratory secretions effectively.
Physiotherapy management used as revealed in this study included passive and active exercises, strengthening exercises, bandaging, positioning techniques, chest physiotherapy
, massage, the use of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) in managing postoperative pain.
To prevent pneumonias from developing, administer frequent chest physiotherapy
Medical chiefs decided not to tell parents of the possible link between the chest physiotherapy
which had later emerged because it was felt to be "unkind".
Hofmeyer JL, Webber BA, Hodson ME (1986) Evaluation of positive pressure as an adjunct to chest physiotherapy
in the treatment of cystic fibrosis.
Oxygenation during chest physiotherapy
of inspired oxygen levels, number of hand ventilations, and transcutaneous oxygen of very-low-birth-weight infants: relations among fraction pressure.
This has affected our family and caused much distress when recently my elderly mother, who three weeks earlier had broken her hip, was transferred to UHW from west wing for chest physiotherapy
having contracted pneumonia.
The new radiographic findings resulted in a total of 14 modifications of management in 10 (4%) patients including increased PEEP in six, chest physiotherapy
in six and bronchoscopy in two patients.
27) Cardiopulmonary resuscitation 0/3 (0) 8/29 (28) Chest physiotherapy
2/7 (29) 6/25 (0.
is important as it helps to prevent the thick, sticky lung secretions from blocking the air tubes.