Respiratory conditions such as COPD, emphysema, bronchiectasis and asthma can produce a different combination of the symptoms below.
People living with long term conditions such as MS, MND and Parkinson’s Disease as well as patients who breath via a tracheostomy can also develop respiratory problems and benefit from respiratory physiotherapy.
Loss of Lung Volume
Increased work of breathing/breathlessness
We can also undertake assessments and make recommendations for other physiotherapy treatments such as general exercise, using exercise and gym equipment and hydrotherapy which can be done safely in combination with respiratory physiotherapy techniques to build confidence and improve general fitness and strength.