Effect on Respiratory Function of the General Adult by Gait Training Based on the Way in a Speed Pattern

속도 방식에 따른 보행훈련이 일반 성인의 호흡기능에 미치는 영향

  • 정형윤 (부안 드림병원 물리치료실) ;
  • 조운수 (남부대학교 물리치료학과) ;
  • 최아영 (남부대학교 물리치료학과) ;
  • 김용성 (남부대학교 물리치료학과)
  • Received : 2018.08.02
  • Accepted : 2018.10.05
  • Published : 2018.10.31


The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of gait training based on the way in a speed pattern on the respiratory function of general adults. A total of 37 people were divided into three groups to conduct fast, standard, and interval gait training. For gait training, a treadmill was used. Three groups were trained for 60 minutes, three times per week, for a period of 6 weeks. Inspiration pressure, maximum inspiration volume, and the size of diaphragm movement were measured. Repeated Measures ANOVA was used to compare times, groups, and interactions. For inspiratory pressure, maximum inspiration volume, and size changes in diaphragm movement, there were significant differences depending on the time and interaction between times and groups. For size changes in diaphragm's movement, there was a significant difference between interval gait training group and standard gait training group. Therefore, interval gait training had effects on size changes in diaphragm movement.


Diaphragm movement;Gait training;Inspiration pressure;Inspiration volume;Respiratory function


Supported by : 남부대학교


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