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Research Article

Long-Term Respiratory Muscle Endurance Training in Patients with Myasthenia Gravis: First Results after Four Months of Training

Table 2

Lung function data.

PatientVC (L)FEV1 (L)PEF (L s−1)MVV (L min−1) (kPa)


VC; vital capacity; FEV1; forced expiratory volume in 1 s; PEF; peak expiratory flow; MVV; maximal voluntary ventilation; ; maximal inspiratory pressure. B; baseline values; P1; posttraining test after 4 weeks of training (phase 1); P4; posttraining test after 4 months of training (phase 2).