Influence of Respiratory Muscle Training in Elderly Hypertensive Women With Respiratory Muscle Weakness
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01743183|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 6, 2012
Last Update Posted : December 6, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Hypertension||Device: Threshold||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||4 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Influence of Respiratory Muscle Training in Elderly Hypertensive Women With Respiratory Muscle Weakness|
|Study Start Date :||September 2012|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||October 2012|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||November 2012|
Held inspiratory muscle strengthening for 5 weeks with Threshold, charging 30% of maximal inspiratory pressure, 7 days a week, one supervised and unsupervised 6.
The load adjustment was done weekly by a single examiner.
- manovacuometry [ Time Frame: 6 weeks ]Evaluates indirectly respiratory muscle strength.
- spirometryAssesses lung function
- quality of lifeAssesses the influence of hypertension on the quality of life of target
- functional capacityassesses the cardiopulmonary capacity at sub-maximal
- IPAQassesses the level of physical activity
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01743183
|Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte|
|Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil|
|Principal Investigator:||Patrícia Nogueira||Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte|