Telerehabilitation and Face-to-face Rehabilitation on COVID-19 Survivors

  • STATUS
    Recruiting
  • participants needed
    60
  • sponsor
    Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
Updated on 22 September 2021

Summary

INTRODUCTION: As this is a new disease, the short- and long-term consequences for patients with COVID-19 are still unclear. The use of sedatives, as well as prolonged rest, can lead to musculoskeletal damage, including decreased muscle strength and physical function. Thus, rehabilitation after this disease is a key component in continuing patient care. OBJECTIVE: To verify the effects of face-to-face cardiac rehabilitation and telerehabilitation on tolerance to the maximum and submaximal exercise, lung function, fatigue intensity and quality of life of COVID-19 survivors. METHODS: This is a longitudinal, intervention study. Primary outcomes will be maximum and submaximal functional capacity, intensity and impact of fatigue, while secondary outcomes will be lung function and quality of life. EXPECTED RESULTS: This work will bring important information to the scientific community and health professionals, about the best forms of intervention and its repercussions on the surviving individuals of COVID-19.

Details
Condition Respiratory physiology, Pulmonary Function Test, Exercise Tolerance, Quality of life, COVID19, pulmonary function tests, lung function, lung function tests, quality-of-life, Fatigue Intensity
Treatment Telerehabilitation, Face-to-face rehabilitation
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT04767477
SponsorUniversidade Federal de Pernambuco
Last Modified on22 September 2021

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