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A Review of Respiratory Variability
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  • Journal title : Journal of Oriental Neuropsychiatry
  • Volume 27, Issue 2,  2016, pp.89-101
  • Publisher : The Korean Society of Oriental Neuropsychiatry
  • DOI : 10.7231/jon.2016.27.2.089
 Title & Authors
A Review of Respiratory Variability
Kim, Seon-Ae; Park, Seung-Il; Park, Young-Bea; Park, Young-Jae;
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Objectives In human, there is a diversity in the breathing pattern, for instance inspiratory and expiratory time, volume, breathing frequency, and breath-to-breath variation. Expecially, respiratory variability can provide important information about breathing regulation and physiological flexibility. it is significant to not only breathing index but also physiological index.Methods Thus this paper reviews the literature on respiratory variability with the aim of clinical application.Results We could find the interrelationships and respiratory variability between emotions, psychopathy, sighing, mental and physical activity.Conclusions As a result, respiratory variability can serve an important physiological index in the clinical area and reflects how our bodies act in diverse environments under various condition.
Respiratory variability;Breathing variability;Ventilatory variability;Breathing index;Diversity of breathing pattern;
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