30th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

W10: PT & RT: Exercise: Current Research in Exercise & Physical Activity in People With CF

Oct 27, 2016 9:45am ‐ Oct 27, 2016 11:05am

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Description

Current research in exercise & physical activity in people with CF.

Educational Objectives:

  • Explain the process of creating normative data for the Modified Shuttle Walk Test (MSWT) in children with CF, including an examination of the maximal efforts achieved via cycle ergometry compared to MSWT.
  • Review the relationship between ventilation inhomogeneity/lung function, exercise capacity and wellness in patients with CF.
  • Identify the feasibility and perceived benefit of Tai Chi delivered over the Internet to patients with CF.

*** This session was streamed live during the 2016 NACFC. To watch free archived versions of the live streamed sessions, register here: https://arc.nacfconference.org/cff/live/16

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