Phone App Breathing Exercises Help Respiratory Muscle Strength

Phone App Breathing Exercises Help Respiratory Muscle Strength

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Phone App Breathing Exercises Help Respiratory Muscle Strength

Breathing exercises via a mobile app help improve respiratory muscle strength and mobility in the diaphragm in patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a study says. The study, “Respiratory muscle training program supplemented by a cell-phone application in COPD patients with severe airflow limitation,” was published in the journal Respiratory Medicine by a team led by researchers in Romania. Exercise training is a mainstay of pulmonary rehabilitation for COPD, with patients showing improvements…

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