Category Archives: Spirometry

Bronchial Provocation with Methacholine
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Bronchial Provocation with Methacholine

  QUOTE: The objective of this video is to help guide respiratory professionals in the administration of the methacholine challenge …Read the Rest

Forced oscillation technique (FOT)- Pediatric Asthma
Asthma

Forced oscillation technique (FOT)- Pediatric Asthma

Chestnet.org: Pediatric asthma lacks sensitive objective measures for asthma monitoring. The forced oscillation technique (FOT) offers strong feasibility across the …Read the Rest

Impaired pulmonary function may increase the risk for developing  diabetes.
Asthma

Impaired pulmonary function may increase the risk for developing diabetes.

G. P. Mishra1, T.M. Dhamgaye2, B.O. Tayade3, B. Fuladi Amol4, S. Agrawal Amit5, D. Mulani Jasmin6 1Department of Chest & …Read the Rest

Effect of change of reference standard to NHANES III on interpretation of spirometric ‘abnormality’
Spirometry

Effect of change of reference standard to NHANES III on interpretation of spirometric ‘abnormality’

The objective of this study was to better quantify the well-known ‘problem’ of the change in interpretation of spirometry, as …Read the Rest

FEV6 Is an Acceptable Surrogate for FVC in the Spirometric Diagnosis of Airway Obstruction and Restriction
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FEV6 Is an Acceptable Surrogate for FVC in the Spirometric Diagnosis of Airway Obstruction and Restriction

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine ABSTRACT: We analyzed the FEV1/FEV6 and FEV1/FVC results of 502 consecutive patients in …Read the Rest

Asthma vs COPD online Calculator
Asthma

Asthma vs COPD online Calculator

  Asthma – COPD Spirometry Diagnosis Calculator Enter FEV1/FVC  etc… Start the Application

WHEN SPIROMETRY OR WHOLE BODY PLETHYSMOGRAPHY AND LUNG COMPLIANCE TEST IS INDICATED?
Spirometry

WHEN SPIROMETRY OR WHOLE BODY PLETHYSMOGRAPHY AND LUNG COMPLIANCE TEST IS INDICATED?

Credit:National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases The detection of lung function disturbances has a great value in health …Read the Rest

Guide to Pulmonary Function Tests
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Guide to Pulmonary Function Tests

Good resource for information on pulmonary function including: – Static & Dynamic Spirometry – Lung Volumes – Lung Diffusing Capacity …Read the Rest

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