SUGGESTIONS OF HEALTHCARE SPECIALISTS
The paper “Italian suggestions for pulmonary rehabilitation in COVID-19 patients recovering from acute respiratory failure: results of a Delphi process
” was recently published on Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease journal.
Through the Delphi method, 50 professionals, including representatives of the scientific associations of the field (ARIR, AIPO, SIP, AIFI and SIFIR) and experts of international caliber, carried out a consensus document on pulmonary rehabilitation and respiratory physiotherapy for patients who suffered the acute phase of COVID-19. The aim of the work is providing useful suggestions, based on available scientific evidence and shared between experts, to lead the decision-making process on the individual patient in this new clinical context.
devices provide the best technology to respond to what is suggested by experts
. The therapeutic options included, with the possibility of integrating and modulating the different strategies, allow a flexible, personalized and safe treatment. The inspiratory and / or expiratory flow-dependent resistance
with adjustable pressure target
, the comfortable visual and auditory feedback
, allow to guide and assist the patient in the correct execution of what is prescribed by the clinician, even when the therapy must continue independently or remotely .
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