(Reid) [Review Article] Physiotherapy Secretion Removal Techniques in People With Spinal Cord Injury: A Systematic Review Flashcards Preview

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Reid concluded there is evidence supporting the...

Use of secretion removal techniques in SCI, but limited and mostly of low level.

Treatments that increase respiratory muscle force show promise as effective airway clearance techniques

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Primary muscles of respiratory?

Diaphragm
Scalenes (C2-C7)

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Cervical SCI also denervates ______ pathways leaden to a state of parasympathetic dominance that may increase mucus production

Sympathetic

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When injuries affect the the expiratory muscles, what will be impaired?

Forced expiratory flow