pulmonary function activities

  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation - Medical Clinical Policy ...

    A maximal pulmonary exercise stress test under optimal bronchodilatory treatment which demonstrates a respiratory limitation to exercise with a maximal oxygen uptake (VO2max) equal to or less than 20 ml/kg/min, or about 5 metabolic equivalents (METS); or Pulmonary function tests showing that either the forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1), forced vital capacity (FVC), FEV1/FVC ratio ...

  • Delaying Decline in Pulmonary Function with Physical Activity

    Pelkonen, Notkola, Lakka, et al.: Pulmonary Function and Physical Activity 495 mean kilometers walked and cycled daily in 1984 and 1989. In an attempt to construct a .

  • Effectiveness of a home-based pulmonary rehabilitation ...

    Objective. The aim of the study was to determine whether adherence to a six-week home-based pulmonary rehabilitation programme (PRP) improved the baseline measurements of lung function, exercise tolerance and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in .