Preferred Name. escala de disnea de Borg: 2 – leve. Synonyms. escala de disnea de Borg: 2 – leve (hallazgo). ID. También se evaluó la disnea mediante la escala visual analógica (VAS) y mediante la escala de Borg. Se realizó una prueba progresiva de esfuerzo en tapiz. (1)Departamento de Oncología, Hospital Universitario de Torrejón, índice de disnea de Mahler, escala de Borg, escala Edmonton Symptoms.

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Exercise capacity and ventilatory, circulatory, and sympton limitation in patients with chronic airflow limitation. The data about the history of the current crisis, which denote gravity for some authors, include a prolonged duration of the symptoms, delays in seeking medical help, exacerbation during corticotherapy and adequate bronchodillating treatment, receding symptoms within hours or few days of emergency care.

Trends in asthma fe in young people in southern Brazil.

The use of Borg’s modified scale in asthma crises

After the described measurements were taken, the disnwa were classified in three groups: This setup could be provided up to three times, with a minute interval between each treatment. Comparison of clinical dyspnea ratings and psychophysical measurements of respiratory sensation in obstructive airway disease.

Dsnea Arch Chest Dis, 51pp. Patients performed a progressive treadmill test limited by symptoms to measure peak VO 2 and V E. Thorax, 42pp. In this study, due to technical reasons, the EFP was the only one used as a pulmonary functional variable.

This is in accordance with most studies Asthma Management Handbook National Asthma Council Australia.

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The measurement of dyspnea: In this study, we decided to use Borg’s Modified Scale to quantify dyspnea, since this is the most commonly used method, and its measurement is performed directly, whenever the patient is having the sensation. Psychophysical methods in the study of respiratory sensation. How to cite this article. Prediction xe ventilation at maximal exercise in patients with chronic airflow limitation.


National Asthma Education and Prevention Program. Elderly patients and children over 8 years old were not excluded, since the bronchodillating response to salbutamol, as well as ipratropium bromide, in asthma, does not vary with age Other indicators are income and occupation; however, the former was not evaluated in this research. During obrg research, patients between 12 and 79 years of age were admitted.

Exercise testing in the evaluation of impairment and disability. Table 3 shows the result of the objective evaluation of the gravity of the asthma crisis, before and after the treatment, according to the crisis groups. We also observed that the clinical scales for dyspnea correlated with each other, as did the VAS and Borg scale, but that there was no correlation between disnnea two types of measurement.

The objective of this study was to compare two instruments for measuring dyspnea to functional capacity, defined as maximal oxygen uptake in a stress test limited by symptoms. A test to determine parameters of aerobic function during exercise.

Subjects with severe chronic obstructive escaa disease were enrolled and dyspnea during eecala activities was evaluated using the Medical Research Council MRC scale and the chronic respiratory disease health perception questionnaire CRQ. The mean breakthrough dyspnea intensity was 5. J Appl Physiol, 50pp. Relationships of active smoking to asthma and asthma severity in the EGEA study. The time of asthma for these patients varied from 3 months to 73 years, with a median time of 19 years.

Despite the stabilization in the prevalence of asthma in some countries, mortality due to this disease is still high.


Hissing was defined as musical sounds, idsnea with the aid of a stethoscope during breathing. Measurement of feelings using visual analogue scales. The borrg crisis is a very common medical emergency. Studies show that asthmatic patients present varied degrees of anxiety and depression when compared to the general population, which may interfere in their sensation of dyspnea To improve our services and products, we use “cookies” own or third parties authorized to show advertising related to client preferences through the analyses of navigation customer behavior.

Dyspnea was also assessed on a visual analog scale VAS and the Borg scale. After this evaluation, the patient was referred to the Nursing Station, where he was treated.

Symptom perception and respiratory sensation in asthma. Data were collected prior to the first treatment and 15 minutes after each medication application.

Chest, 88pp. When the grouped BME distribution was performed before the beginning and after the last treatment in the patients, a significant improvement was observed in relation to the value attributed to dyspnea by this scale upon admission and after treatment, except in one patient.

Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma. The cisnea referring norg the general characteristics of the patients with asthma crisis who received care at a Pneumology emergency service are presented in Table 1. Therefore, patients were included in the study. PO 2 S was only statistically significant in patients with grave and very grave crisis. Analytical, cross-sectional study with patients during an escalx crisis, who received care at a Pneumology emergency service.