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Year : 2018  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 282-283

Prolonged slow expiratory technique: A lung clearance technique for neonates admitted in neonatal intensive care units


Department of Pediatric and Neonatal Physiotherapy, Maharishi Markandeshwar Institute of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Ambala, Haryana, India

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Dr. Asir John Samuel
Department of Pediatric and Neonatal Physiotherapy, Maharishi Markandeshwar Institute of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana, Ambala - 133 207, Haryana
India
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DOI: 10.4103/jcn.JCN_44_18

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Chest physiotherapy is a diverse area which includes various techniques to prevent and to manage pulmonary congestion and associated respiratory complications. With increasing demands in respiratory conditions, various advanced techniques of the chest clearance have been developed of which prolonged slow expiratory technique is one of them. The technique is widely accepted in Europe and many other countries but is still not in practice in many developing countries and especially in Neonatal Intensive Care Units.


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