ERS technical standard on bronchial challenge testing: general considerations and performance of methacholine challenge tests

Posted on 12 May 2017, COSMED News, English, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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A new paper by ERS published on the ERJ aims to update previous publications on bronchial challenge testing and the performance of the methacholine challenge test.

Measuring lung function in asthmatic children: A spirometry and forced oscillation technique (FOT) comparison

Posted on 13 April 2017, COSMED News, English, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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The role of spirometry and forced oscillation technique (FOT) in asthmatic young patients has been investigated in a study published on the European Respiratory Journal.

The correlation of respiratory muscle strength and cough capacity in stroke patients

Posted on 14 March 2017, English, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific, Pony FX

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A study on the Journal of Physical Therapy Science investigates how inspiratory and expiratory training can improve cough capacity in stroke patients, which can reduce pulmonary complications.

The physiological basis and clinical significance of lung volume measurements

Posted on 17 February 2017, English, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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A useful scientific review has been published in the Multidisciplinary Respiratory Medicine Journal describing how different physiological/pathological conditions can affect static lung volumes measurement.

February 23-24 2017 - ERS Course: Clinical exercise testing: basic principles and practice

Posted on 10 February 2017, Clinical CPET, Event

February 23-24 2017 - ERS Course: Clinical exercise testing: basic principles and practice

Organised by: European Respiratory Society
Date: 23-24 February, 2017
Venue: Eurostars Roma Aeterna Hotel, Via Casilina, 125 (Rome, Italy)
Topics: Clinical Cardio Pulmonary Exercise Test

Full programme and Registration

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