Jul 01, 2021
When conditions such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), cystic fibrosis, bronchiectasis, quadriplegia, and other neuromuscular disorders inhibit lung function, most people assume that oxygen therapy is the only treatment option. While it’s true that oxygen therapy can be an important part of treatment for individuals with trouble breathing due to these types of conditions, it’s not the only option that can help. Airway clearance devices can actually help to improve lung function and reduce the frequency with which oxygen therapy is required. Keep reading to learn more about these devices and how they can help.