Physical activity of patients with bronchiectasis compared with healthy counterparts: A cross-sectional study

ÇAKMAK A. , Inal-Ince D. , Sonbahar-Ulu H. , Bozdemir-Ozel C. , Ozalp O., Calik-Kutukcu E. , ...Daha Fazla

HEART & LUNG, cilt.49, sa.1, ss.99-104, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 49 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.hrtlng.2019.09.004
  • Dergi Adı: HEART & LUNG
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.99-104


Background: A few studies have implied that patients with bronchiectasis have a more inactive lifestyle than healthy counterparts do. The main objective of this study was to compare physical activity (PA) levels subjectively and objectively between patients with bronchiectasis and healthy individuals using an accelerometer and a questionnaire.