Investigating the correlation between pulmonary function tests and ultrasonographic diaphragm measurements and the effects of respiratory exercises on these parameters in hemiplegic patients.

Kılıçoğlu M. S. , Yurdakul O. V. , Çelik Y., Aydın T.

Topics in stroke rehabilitation, pp.1-12, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10749357.2021.1911748
  • Journal Name: Topics in stroke rehabilitation
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-12
  • Keywords: Hemiplegia, diaphragm, ultrasound measurements, breathing exercises, pulmonary functional test


Objective: To investigate the correlation of DUS and pulmonary function tests (PFTs), and investigate the effects of respiratory exercises on the above parameters.