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31 March 2009

What is Chest physiotherapy?


Chest Physiotherapy is the removal of excess secretions (also called mucus, phlegm, sputum) from inside the lungs, by physical means. It is used to assist a cough, re-educate breathing muscles and to try to improve ventilation of the lungs.

Why is it important to remove the secretions?

It is important to remove the secretions to allow more effective breathing and increase the amount of oxygen getting into the body.

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