Arm strength training improves activities of daily living and occupational performance in patients with COPD


ÇALIK KÜTÜKCÜ E., Arikan H., SAĞLAM M., VARDAR YAĞLI N., ÖKSÜZ Ç., İNAL İNCE D., ...More

CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL, vol.11, no.6, pp.820-832, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/crj.12422
  • Journal Name: CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.820-832
  • Keywords: COPD, daily living activities, strength training, upper extremities, OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY-DISEASE, UPPER-LIMB, MILLIKEN ACTIVITIES, MUSCLE DYSFUNCTION, FUNCTIONAL STATUS, EXERCISE, REHABILITATION, RELIABILITY, STATEMENT, VALIDITY
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

ObjectivesArm strength training may improve functional performance for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This trial investigated the effects of arm strength training on arm exercise capacity, activities of daily living (ADL) and occupational performance in patients with COPD.