Author(s): Amy Pastva, PT, PhD; Kara Schworm, MSPT, Board-Certified Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Clinical Specialist; Allyson Hemstreet, DPT
Physical therapists, both as private practitioners and as members of a pulmonary rehabilitation team, provide skilled examinations, therapeutic interventions, and education that have the potential to help people with asthma manage the condition, reduce symptoms, increase physical fitness, and improve quality of life.
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Date: January 20, 2015
Content Type: Clinical Summary
Amy Pastva, PT, PhD; Kara Schworm, MSPT, Board-Certified Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Clinical Specialist; Allyson Hemstreet, DPT