A COMPARISON OF PULMONARY FUNCTION AND RESPIRATORY MUSCLE STRENGTH BETWEEN BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS AND HEALTHY SUBJECTS


VARDAR YAĞLI N. , Sener G., SAĞLAM M. , İNAL İNCE D. , ÇALIK KÜTÜKCÜ E. , ARIKAN H. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSIOTHERAPY REHABILITATION-TURK FIZYOTERAPI VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI, vol.25, no.3, pp.119-123, 2014 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSIOTHERAPY REHABILITATION-TURK FIZYOTERAPI VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.119-123

Abstract

Purpose: Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women in Turkey as well as all over the world. Treatments may affect respiratory function. The purpose of the study was to compare pulmonary function and respiratory muscle strength in women with breast cancer and healthy subjects.