is is a pilot programme to provide cancer patients with an exercise program designed to decrease fatigue, increase activity tolerance
and improve quality of life," she added.
Decisions for progression were based on changes in assistance required, status indicators such as Hb levels and pain, and activity tolerance.
Low activity tolerance weighed heavily in the final discharge recommendation.
All subjects who experienced pain relief also reported significant improvement in activity tolerance
or a reduction in pain medication use, or both.
We hypothesized that an exercise prescription favoring anaerobic metabolism would reduce the patient's musculoskeletal symptoms and increase functional activity tolerance
sustains symptoms by decreasing activity tolerance
and increasing sensitivity to somatic sensations (Fischler et al.
Impairments in cardiorespiratory endurance will affect activity tolerance
, rehabilitation participation, and patient function.
One concern which impacts the success of people with severe disabilities in managing a full-time, competitive work schedule is the activity tolerance
levels of these workers.
Apply exercise testing principles to assess the activity tolerance
in patients commonly seen by physical therapists.