Effects of inspiratory muscle training in children with cerebral palsy: a randomized controlled trial


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KELEŞ M. N. , ELBASAN B., Apaydin U. , Aribas Z., BAKIRTAŞ A., KÖKTÜRK N.

BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL THERAPY, vol.22, no.6, pp.493-501, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.bjpt.2018.03.010
  • Title of Journal : BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL THERAPY
  • Page Numbers: pp.493-501

Abstract

Background: Respiratory muscle weakness and its relation to other impairments in children with cerebral palsy (CP) have been shown in the latest studies. The effects of inspiratory muscle training (IMT) in this population have not been comprehensively investigated so far.