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Respiratory & Ventilation

By | August 19th, 2016|

Respiratory considerations in neuromuscular disorders particularly Duchenne MD and SMA form a significant part of caring for and providing the best possible outcome [...]

Glossopharyngeal Breathing (GPB)

By | July 23rd, 2016|

Air Stacking or "Frog Breathing" Both inspiratory and, indirectly, expiratory muscle function can be assisted by "air stacking", technically known as "glossopharyngeal breathing" [...]

Ventilation Factsheet

By | July 23rd, 2016|

There are many different neuromuscular conditions in which weakness of the breathing muscles requires monitoring and treatment and may eventually need some form [...]

Respiratory Care in MD

By | July 23rd, 2016|

Respiratory care and ventilation There are many different neuromuscular conditions in which weakness of the breathing muscles requires monitoring and treatment and may [...]

Study of problems during sleep in DMD

By | July 23rd, 2016|

Currently there are no accurate predictors of the need for a sleep study in children with DMD. Symptoms of breathing problems in DMD [...]

Scoliosis

By | July 23rd, 2016|

NOTES FOR PARENTS OF MUSCLE AND NERVE DISORDER PATIENTS Introduction Scoliosis is the medical term for curvature of the spine. In diseases of [...]

Respiratory Issues in DMD – French

By | July 23rd, 2016|

PRISE EN CHARGE DE L'INSUFFISANCE RESPIRATOIRE DES ENFANTS ATTEINTS DE DYSTROPHIE MUSCULAIRE DE DUCHENNE ET D'AMYOTROPHIE SPINALE INFANTILE   Traduction : Dr Cécile [...]