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Comparative analysis of the effects of two chest physical therapy interventions in patients with bronchiolitis during hospitalization period

Renata Remondini, Adriana Zamprônio dos Santos, Giselle de Castro, Cristiane do Prado, Luiz Vicente Ribeiro Ferreira da Silva Filho

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082014AO3230

ObjectiveTo evaluate and compare the effects of two chest physiotherapy interventions in patients hospitalized due to acute bronchiolitis.MethodsProspective randomized study with a sample of 83 calls for 29 patients aged between 3 months and 1 year hospitalized for acute bronchiolitis. Patients were distributed randomly into two groups: Group 1, submitted to postural drainage, tapping and tracheal aspiration; and Group 2, submitted to postural drainage, expiratory acceleration flow and tracheal aspiration. Assessments were made before and 10 and 60 minutes after […]