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Physiological and sensory consequences of exercise oscillatory ventilation in heart failure-COPD
(Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2016)
Background: Exercise oscillatory ventilation (EOV) is associatedwith poor ventilatory efficiency and higher operating lung volumes in heart failure. These abnormalitiesmay be particularly deleterious to dyspnea and exercise ...
Demographic Characteristics and Clinical Outcomes in Patients from Latin America Versus the Rest of the World: A TIOSPIR (R) Post-Hoc Analysis
(Elsevier Doyma Sl, 2018)
Introduction: Geographical variations may impact outcomes in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). We evaluated differences in baseline characteristics and outcomes between patients enrolled in Latin America compared ...
Systemic effects of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in young-old adults' life-space mobility
(Dove Medical Press Ltd, 2017)
Purpose: The objective was to assess whether dyspnea, peripheral muscle strength and the level of physical activity are correlated with life-space mobility of older adults with COPD. Patients and methods: Sixty patients ...