Affordable Access

Influence of respiratory muscle strength in evolution of patients with heart failure after cardiac surgery.

Authors
  • Bastos, Thaísa Araujo Barreto
  • Melo, Valdinaldo Aragão de
  • Silveira, Fábio Serra
  • Guerra, Danilo Ribeiro
Type
Published Article
Journal
Revista brasileira de cirurgia cardiovascular : órgão oficial da Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Cardiovascular
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2011
Volume
26
Issue
3
Pages
355–363
Identifiers
PMID: 22086571
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

In this study, preoperative respiratory muscle dysfunction does not seem to influence the evolution of heart failure patients for the presence of pulmonary complications after cardiac surgery.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times