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Savci S, Ince D, Hulya A (2000) A comparison of autogenic drainage and the active cycle of breathing techniques in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
A review of mucus clearance therapies: Percussion and postural drainage, autogenic drainage, positive expiratory pressure, flutter valve, intrapulmonary percussive ventilation and high frequency chest compression with the ThAIRapy Vest.
TECHNIQUE-DEPENDENT METHODS AUTOGENIC DRAINAGE DEFINITION: Autogenic drainage, or "self-drainage," is an airway clearance technique that employs diaphragmatic breathing and controlled coughing techniques to mobilize secretions by varying levels of breathing.