The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X   pISSN 1229-0475

The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X pISSN 1229-0475

Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Changes of respiratory function

ADIM (n=12)AEM (n=12)Control (n=12)F
FVC (L)Pre-test2.18±0.851.86±0.791.83±0.510.571
Post-test2.11±1.262.15±1.062.22±0.980.014
t0.164-0.984-1.259
change-0.07±1.200.29±0.780.39±0.870.480
FEV1 (L)Pre-test2.00±0.791.79±0.811.79±0.500.230
Post-test2.01±0.792.17±0.982.06±0.890.058
t-0.037-1.521-0.870
change0.01±0.750.38±0.670.27±0.860.467
FEV1/FVC (%)
Pre-test93.00±10.3295.57±5.7198.13±2.101.080
Post-test96.00±14.7199.14±7.8594.38±10.291.091
t-0.359-1.4311.084
change3.00±23.624.14±13.21-3.75±10.170.806
PEF (L/s)Pre-test4.58±2.294.53±2.943.73±1.850.319
Post-test6.40±2.277.72±3.213.54±1.035.664
t-2.272*-4.590*0.357
change1.82±2.273.19±1.84-0.18±1.426.172*

Significant difference with in groups;

Significant difference with control group.

ADIM, abdominal draw in maneuver; AEM, abdominal expansion maneuver; FVC, forced vital capacity; FEV1, force expiratory volume at one second; PEF, peak expiratory flow.
The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy 2015;27:147-53 https://doi.org/10.18857/jkpt.2015.27.3.147
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