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Title: Exercise training in pulmonary rehabilitation.
Authors: Andrianopoulos, Vasilis
Klijn, Peter
Franssen, Frits M.E.
SPRUIT, Martijn A.
Issue Date: 2014
Citation: CLINICS IN CHEST MEDICINE, 35 (2), p. 313-322
Abstract: Exercise training remains a cornerstone of pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) in patients with chronic respiratory disease. The choice of type of exercise training depends on the physiologic requirements and goals of the individual patient as well as the available equipment at the PR center. Current evidence suggests that, at ground walking exercise training, Nordic walking exercise training, resistance training, water-based exercise training, tai chi, and nonlinear periodized exercise are all feasible and effective in (subgroups) of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. In turn, these exercise training modalities can be considered as part of a comprehensive, interdisciplinary PR program.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1942/17960
DOI: 10.1016/j.ccm.2014.02.013
ISI #: 000337769400006
ISSN: 0272-5231
Category: A1
Type: Journal Contribution
Validation: ecoom, 2015
Appears in Collections: Research publications

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