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Skeletal dysfunction in COPD

The hand grip muscle strength decreases as the FVC and FEV1 decreases in patients of COPD. Identifying those patients who have reduced strength and endurance will allow early interventions targeted at improving the quality of life of the patient.

The article was published by
El artículo fue publicado por
Indian Journal of Medical Research (IJMR)
Volume / Volumen: 138
Number / Número: 4
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 492-496
Year / Año: 2013
Month / Mes: october

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Principal institution where the research took place
Institución principal de la investigación
B.J. Government Medical College and Sassoon General Hospitals, Pune, Maharashtra, India

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Other articles written by the author Swati Shah
Otros artículos de Swati Shah

1)Pulmonary function tests in type 2 diabetes mellitus and their association with glycemic control and duration of the disease.2013.Lung India 30(2):108-112
1) ‘Effect of acute cold pain on cardio pulmonary parameters’ in The Indian Practitioner Journal, 2011, volume 64(2):86-92
2) ‘Effect of gender differences on pain parameters and galvanic skin resistance in response to acute cold pain’ in Indian Journal of Basic and Applied Medical Research; June 2012: Issue-3, Vol.-1: 193-198

3) ‘Reaction time in hypothyroid and hyperthyroid patients before and after drug treatment’ in IOSR Journal of Pharmacy Mar.-Apr. 2012, Vol. 2(2): 218-221

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Swati Shah was invited by SIIC on
Swati Shah fue invitado por SIIC el
2014, april 30
  The authors' report was accepted on
La crónica del autor fue aprobada el
2023, november 4
The authors' report was accepted on
La crónica del autor fue aprobada el
2023, november 4
Published in siicsalud
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2024, february 2

The article is strictly related to the following sections of siicsalud
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/ Neumonología

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y secundariamente con las siguientes secciones

Primary Care
Atención Primaria


Obstructive Diseases
Enfermedades Obstructivas

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Upper Limb Muscle Strength & Endurance in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Author / Autor
Swati Shah1

1 Doctor, B.j.medical College And Sassoon General Hospitals, Pune, India, Assistant Professor

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