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Exercise and Respiratory Therapy in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis / Collagenosis and Pulmonary Hypertension

2014-08-27 03:37:48 | BioPortfolio

Summary

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.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Pulmonary Hypertension

Intervention

Exercise and Respiratory Therapy

Location

Thoraxclinic at the University Hospital Heidelberg
Heidelberg
Baden-Wuerttemberg
Germany
69126

Status

Recruiting

Source

University of Heidelberg

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:37:48-0400

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