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Pulmonary complications are the leading cause of morbidity and mortality
following major abdominal surgery. Chest physiotherapy aims to decrease the ...
Incentive spirometry can help to prevent pulmonary complications after
abdominal surgery. Nurses have an essential role in helping patients to use it
Feb 8, 2014 ... The risk and severity of postoperative pulmonary complications can be ...
compared incentive spirometry with deep breathing exercises (DBE).
Incentive spirometry decreases respiratory complications following major
abdominal surgery on ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists.
Oct 1, 2011 ... Evidence is lacking for benefit of incentive spirometry in reducing pulmonary
complications and in decreasing the negative effects on ...
Official Full-Text Publication: Incentive spirometry for prevention of postoperative
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Dec 4, 2013 ... complications after upper abdominal surgery. The aim of study was to evaluate
efficacy of Incentive spirometer in improving pulmonary ...