It is the discipline dedicated to improving and restoring proper breathing when there is difficulty breathing.

The objectives are:

  • Avoid respiratory sequelae
  • Encourage the drainage of nasal or bronchial secretions
  • Work and re-educate the respiratory muscles
  • Promote pharmacological treatment
  • Promote self-control of breathing

A specialist physiotherapist, together with the medical specialist, are the professionals who direct the therapy, help and supervise the patient, also evaluating the achievement of the goals set.