Is there any benefit using low-intensity inspiratory and peripheral muscle training in heart failure? A randomized clinical trial

Is there any benefit using low-intensity inspiratory and peripheral muscle training in heart... Clin Res Cardiol (2017) 106:676–685 DOI 10.1007/s00392-017-1089-y ORIGINAL PAPER Is there any benefit using low-intensity inspiratory and peripheral muscle training in heart failure? A randomized clinical trial 1 2 1 Tatiana Satie Kawauchi  · Iracema Ioco Kikuchi Umeda  · Lays Magalhães Braga  · Antonio de 3 2 2 2 Pádua Mansur  · João Manoel Rossi-Neto  · Amanda Guerra de Moraes Rego Sousa  · Mário Hiroyuki Hirata  · 4 1 Lawrence P. Cahalin  · Naomi Kondo Nakagawa   Received: 1 November 2016 / Accepted: 8 February 2017 / Published online: 2 March 2017 © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2017 Abstract symptoms based on the NYHA functional class, and qual- Background Inspiratory and peripheral muscle training ity of life using the Minnesota Living with Heart Failure improves muscle strength, exercise tolerance, and quality Questionnaire. of life in patients with chronic heart failure (HF). However, Results All groups showed similar quality-of-life studies investigating different workloads for these exercise improvements. Low and moderate intensities training pro- modalities are still lacking. grams improved inspiratory muscle strength, peripheral Objective To examine the effects of low and moderate muscle strength, and walking distance. However, only mod- intensities on muscle strength, functional capacity, and erate intensity improved expiratory muscle strength and quality of life. NYHA functional class in HF patients. Design A randomized controlled trial. Conclusions The low-intensity inspiratory and Zeitschrift für Kardiologie Springer Journals

Is there any benefit using low-intensity inspiratory and peripheral muscle training in heart failure? A randomized clinical trial

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