Hospital protocol: Respiratory physiotherapy for COVID-19 patients. 10cmH2O PEP technique
Technique and videos:
- Breathe slowly through the nose (without coughing)
- Hold the air inside your lungs and count 3 seconds.
- Blow gently through the nozzle tightening the lips well without causing coughing or fatigue.
- Repeat up to 5 maneuvers and rest.
- Repeat the technique every 30 minutes, as long as you tolerate it well.
Valve type A
Type B valve