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Response to Letter to the Editor on “Effectiveness of Continuous Chest Wall Vibration With Concurrent Aerobic Training on Dyspnea and Functional Exercise Capacity in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial”

Published:August 19, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2022.08.003
      We thank Dr de Tempe for his interest and critical appraisal of our publication entitled “Effectiveness of Continuous Chest Wall Vibration With Concurrent Aerobic Training on Dyspnea and Functional Exercise Capacity in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial.”

      List of abbreviations:

      FEV1 (forced expiratory volume in 1 second), FVC (forced vital capacity), MCID (minimal clinically important difference), SGRQ (St George's Respiratory Questionnaire), VSIP (sham intervention group)
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