Home-based Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Patients with COVID-19: The Efficiency in Pulmonary Function

Fahime Hashemi; Shayan Vafaei; Mehdi Sadeghi; Atena Samarehfekri; Mitra Samarehfekri; Hossein Mirzaei; Niloofar Rashidipour; Mozhgan Taebi

Volume 25, Issue 5 , 2023

  Background: Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a viral disease that mostly affects the respiratory system and leads to respiratory failure. Alongside, pulmonary rehabilitation is one of the most important components in the management of respiratory system diseases and can rehabilitate persons after lung-damaged ...  Read More

Effects of a Few Minutes of Abdominal Drawing-in Maneuver on Balance Test Results

Shahram Mohaghegh; Maryam Hajian

Volume 23, Issue 5 , 2021

  Introduction: The abdominal draw-in maneuver (ADIM) has been suggested to enhance core stability through the improvement of lumbopelvic stability. Although the effect of ADIM and core muscle activation on some biomechanical parameters has been studied, the effect of exercising a few minutes of this maneuver ...  Read More

Modulating Neuronal Networks to Enhance Postural Control: A Review of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Approach

Fariba Yadolahi; Mohammad Mohsen Roostayi; Minoo Khalkhali-Zavieh; Abbas Rahimi; Masoud Mehrpour

Volume 21, Issue 8 , 2019, Pages 1-7

  Context: Postural stability is essential for performing everyday activities. The central nervous system (CNS) must modify balance control to provide stability to intrinsic and external perturbations. Methods considered as the main candidates for ultimate pro- motion of neural plasticity could be used ...  Read More