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Respiratory therapy

Introduction: Respiratory therapy

Description of Respiratory therapy

Respiratory therapy: Exercises and treatments that help improve or restore lung function.
Source: National Institute of Health

Respiratory therapy: care of patients with deficiencies and abnormalities associated with the pulmonary system.
Source: CRISP

Respiratory therapy: Care of patients with deficiencies and abnormalities associated with the cardiopulmonary system. It includes the therapeutic use of medical gases and their administrative apparatus, environmental control systems, humidification, aerosols, ventilatory support, bronchopulmonary drainage and exercise, respiratory rehabilitation, assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and maintenance of natural, artificial, and mechanical airways.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Broader terms for Respiratory therapy

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The term Respiratory therapy can be used for:

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