Bronchiectasis is a persistent or progressive condition characterized by dilated thick-walled bronchi. It may be associated with other non-specific respiratory symptoms including dyspnea, chest pain and hemoptysis, and may progress to respiratory and corpulmonare. It is a systemic, progressive debilitating disease that affects patient’s daily activities and quality of life. A major complaint of dyspnea or shortness of breath is due to accumulation of secretions. Bronchiectasis is one of the chronic lung disorders that has caused patients affected with this condition considerable physical disability, morbidity and mortality.
In addition to the standard pharmacotherapy, Bronchiectasis Support Group provides Pulmonary Rehabilitation to break the vicious cycle of dyspnea and muscular deconditioning. It has been observed that with pulmonary rehabilitation has improved patients exercise capacity and health related quality of life.
The Section of the Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation offers Pulmonary Rehabilitation for patients diagnosed with Bronchiectasis.
The Program consists of the following:
- 6-weeks exercise program consisting of 2 sessions per week (12 sessions)
- Each session has incorporated Airway Clearance Techniques and Bronchial Hygiene
- Lectures on Bronchiectasis, Medications, Energy Conservation Techniques, Chest
Physical Therapy, Stress and Dietary Management.
- For ONLY Php 500 REGISTRATION FEE
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SECTION OF PHYSICAL THERAPY & REHABILITATION
3rd Floor along Ward 3D
9246106 LOCAL 240
Look for Ms. Myra Torres