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Mobilização costal

English translation: rib expansion


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Portuguese term or phrase:Mobilização costal
English translation:rib expansion
Entered by: Liliana Gomes
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02:13 Aug 2, 2006
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Science - Medical: Health Care / Physiotherapy
Portuguese term or phrase: Mobilização costal
a expressão aparece nos conteúdos programáticas da disciplina de "Métodos e técnicas da fisioterapia".

"Técnicas de drenagem brônquica e de ventilação pulmonar;
Conceito, fundamento teórico e prática e técnicas de drenagem brônquica e de ventilação pulmonar:
- **mobilização costal**
- reeducação dos músculos próprios da respiração
- etc.

Procurei mas não consegui encontrar o equivalente em inglês. Alguém tem uma ideia?
Liliana Gomes
Local time: 10:46
rib expansion
Please see references.

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Robert Forstag
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Local time: 05:46
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3 +1rib expansionRobert Forstag



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mobilização costal
rib expansion

Please see references.


    Reference: http://www.ena.org/conferences/annual/2004/handouts/104-C.pd...
    Reference: http://www.aboutbreathing.com/articles/bronchitis.htm
Robert Forstag
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agree  tania nogueira: definitely... that´s what i´ve been doing
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