At Yashoda, Centre for Lungs and Sleep Medicine, we provide an active patient care service. Our highly experienced experts and well-acclaimed doctors offer the best treatment solutions to the most severe and complex medical challenges related to pulmonary conditions that can affect the lungs and breathing, which in turn disrupts the quality of life.
Our pulmonary rehabilitation team consists of dedicated, highly trained respiratory physicians, along with various clinical and support services. Additional support is provided by our committed team of respiratory technicians, physiotherapists, and patient counsellors.
We offer pulmonary rehabilitation through clinical expertise and advanced technology so that patients with respiratory diseases shall feel a renewed sense of confidence and ownership for their lives.
Pulmonary rehabilitation is a program of learning and exercise that supports you manage your breathing problem, build up your stamina (energy), and reduce your breathlessness.
The program's learning part shows you to be “in charge” of your breathing instead of your breathing being in charge of you. You will grasp how to pace your breathing with your exercises, take your medications, and communicate with your healthcare provider.
Our skilled pulmonary rehabilitation staff administered the exercise sessions that formulates an exercise program just for you. The exercises commence at a level that you can handle (some individuals start exercising while sitting and others on a treadmill).
Based on your ability, the number of exercises will be increased in times, and also the level of difficulty will be modified. As your muscles get stronger, you will be able to exercise for a more extended period of time, and also you will experience reduced breathlessness.
Your pulmonary rehabilitation program may include one or more of the following:
What takes place after you complete a Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program?
After you have completed the Pulmonary Rehabilitation program, it’s imperative that you continue to exercise, or you will lose all of the benefits you have gained. Our staff will create a long-term plan of exercise for you. Our many programs offer a “maintenance” plan so that you have a support group and continue to exercise with others with breathing problems.