The public discussion of the Master Thesis tagged was held at the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Kufa on Monday morning 25 / 2 / 2019 at 10:00 am and at the Faculty of Nursing major Hall, which was presented by the student Hussam Munther Ja’afar and entitled: Effect of Potico method as a technique to rehabilitate the respiratory system on pulmonary capacity of patients with stroke) of Adults Nursing branch, under the supervision of Assist. Prof. Dr. Dhiyaa Kareem Abd Ali, The discussion committee consisted of prof. Dr. Rajha Abdul Hassan Hamza Dean of the College of Nursing/ University of Kufa, and Assist. Prof. Dr. Hisham Qasim Mohammed college of Nursing/ University of Kufa, and the instructor Dr. Sadiq Abdul-Hussein Hassan college of Nursing / University of Baghdad.
Where the results of the study showed an improvement in the pulmonary capacity of the study group compared to the control group.
The study concluded that the Potico method is an effective respiratory rehabilitation technique for improving the pulmonary capacity of patients with stroke.
The study recommended extensive and comprehensive studies to determine the effectiveness of nursing rehabilitation methods in improving patients’ health and reducing complications.