Post COVID-19 Pulmonary Rehabilitation Physiotherapy

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Post COVID-19 Pulmonary Rehabilitation Physiotherapy

  • Post COVID-19 condition, also known as “long COVID,” is described as a variety of mid- and long-term effects (fatigue, breathlessness) developed after COVID infection. Some people also experience psychological effects and  cognitive dysfunction including confusion, forgetfulness or a lack of mental focus and clarity.

  • An integrated physiotherapy program for post covid-19 patients is designed to gradually increase their activity of daily living and physical functioning by achieving the following aims: 

    • To reduce dyspnea 

    • Improve lung capacity

    • Increase the muscle strength

    • Reduce the psychological effects like, anxiety, stress, and depression