HEART & LUNG, vol.49, no.1, pp.99-104, 2020 (SCI-Expanded)
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HEART & LUNG
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
Bronchiectasis, Exercise capacity, Muscle strength, Physical activity, FIELD WALKING TESTS, DAILY-LIFE, ACTIVITY QUESTIONNAIRE, EXERCISE TOLERANCE, REFERENCE VALUES, MUSCLE STRENGTH, RELIABILITY, VALIDITY, VALIDATION, CAPACITY
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
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.