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Patients with conditions that affect their ability to cough adequately or clear pulmonary secretions may need devices that help with improved airway clearance. Some of these conditions include; Cystic fibrosis, Duchenne muscular dystrophy and Spinal muscular atrophy. For these patients, an effective cough is essential and they may have a need for advanced airway clearance devices to prevent pneumonias as well as damage to the lung tissue.  The practices offers expertise in various airway clearance methods starting from manual options including manual chest PT as well as offering more technologically advanced options from vibratory percussors, flutter devices and therapy vests
 
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