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In literature, the development of spinal deformities was reported after surgical intervention for congenital heart disease using thoracotomy and sternotomy incisions in children; however, there are not enough data regarding the incidence of spinal kyphosis after open-heart surgery in adults. This study aimed to determine the impact of open-heart su...
BACKGROUND: After cardiac surgery, various pulmonary complications develop which require specific care. These complications affect pulmonary functions and can lengthen the hospital stay of patients, causing increased hospital costs and becoming an important cause of morbidity and mortality. OBJECTIVES: To investigate the short-term effect of inspir...
Objectives Although, pre-operative inspiratory muscle training has been investigated and reported to be an effective strategy to reduce postoperative pulmonary complications, the efficacy of postoperative inspiratory muscle training as well as the proper load, frequency, and duration necessary to reduce the postoperative pulmonary complications has...
Long term effect of cardiac rehabilitation program on patients with percutaneous coronary intervention
Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the major health problem in developed countries. Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) programs have become an integral part of the standard of care in modern cardiology. Their scope has shifted from the emphasis on exercise therapy to comprehensive secondary prevention strategies managing risk factors, nutritional...