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    • Pizarro Pennarolli, Catalina Paola; Sánchez Rojas, Carlos Felipe; Torres Castro, Rodrigo Hernán; Vera Uribe, Roberto Eugenio; Sánchez Ramírez, Diana C.; Vasconcello Castillo, Luis Eduardo; Solís Navarro, Lilian Verónica; Rivera Lillo, Gonzalo Bernardo (PEERJ, 2021)
      Background: Coronavirus disease has provoked much discussion since its first appearance. Despite it being widely studied all over the world, little is known about the impact of the disease on functional ability related ...
    • Torres Castro, Rodrigo Hernán; Gimeno Santos, Elena; Vilaró, Jordi; Roqué Figuls, Marta; Moisés, Jorge; Vasconcello Castillo, Luis Eduardo; Orizaga, Tanya; Barberà, Joan Albert; Blanco, Isabel (European Respiratory Soc Journals Ltd, 2021)
      Background Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is a frequent complication in patients with COPD. Objective To determine if, in patients with COPD, the presence of PH decreases exercise tolerance. Methods We included studies that ...
    • Torres Castro, Rodrigo Hernán; Vasconcello Castillo, Luis Eduardo; Puppo Gallardo, Homero Luis; Cabrera Aguilera, Ignacio; Otto Yáñez, Matías; Rosales Fuentes, Javiera Paz; Vilaro, Jordi (MDPI, 2021)
      Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) constitutes a public health problem, with various systemic consequences that can increase cardiovascular morbidity and mortality as well as increase healthcare expenditure. This review discusses ...
    • Sánchez Ramírez, Diana C.; Normand, Kaylene; Yang, Zhaoyun; Torres Castro, Rodrigo Hernan; Torres Castro, Rodrigo Hernán (MDPI, 2021)
      Background: The long-term impact of COVID-19 is still unknown. This study aimed to explore post COVID-19 effects on patients chest computed tomography (CT), lung function, respiratory symptoms, fatigue, functional capacity, ...
    • Marcelino, Ana Aline; Fregonezi, Guilherme; Marques, Layana; Lista Paz, Ana; Torres Castro, Rodrigo Hernán; Resqueti, Vanessa (Public Library Science, 2021)
      Background and purpose Sniff nasal inspiratory pressure (SNIP) is a voluntary inspiratory maneuver measured through a plug occluding one nostril. The investigation of the number of maneuvers necessary to reach the highest ...
    • Núñez Cortés, Rodrigo Ignacio; Rivera Lillo, Gonzalo Bernardo; Arias Campoverde, Marisol; Soto García, Darío; García Palomera, Roberto; Torres Castro, Rodrigo Hernán (SAGE, 2021)
      We propose the use of the 1-minute sit-to-stand test (1STST) to evaluate the physical capacity and exertional desaturation one month after discharge in a sample of patients who survived COVID-19 pneumonia. This was ...