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In Patients with rheumatic disease exercise training is a well established element of therapy. In contrast patients with severe pulmonary hypertension are advised to avoid physical exertion and must not perform exercise training. This study aims to evaluate the effectivity and safety of a low-dose training program in patients with pulmonary hypertension and rheumatic disease.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Exercise and Respiratory Therapy
Thoraxclinic at the University Hospital Heidelberg
University of Heidelberg
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:37:48-0400
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