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Home Chiropractic Research Respiratory Function and Breathing Ability Do Adjustments Help Respiratory Function?

Do Adjustments Help Respiratory Function?

Objective: The objective of this study was to explore the effect of combining manual therapy with exercise on respiratory function in normal individuals.

Conclusion: Manual therapy appears to increase the respiratory function of normal individuals. The potential for this intervention administered before exercise to permit additional tolerance within the respiratory system that could allow an extended exercise program than was previously possible is discussed.

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