Lung Function Tests in Preschool Children

Posted on 05 February 2016, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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A new study has been published in the Turkish Thoracic Journal reviewing the available techniques for the measurement of lung function in preschool children.

Oscillometry complements spirometry in evaluation of subjects following toxic inhalation

Posted on 03 February 2016, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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A new study on the European Respiratory Journal highlights the utility to add FOT testing to spirometry in subjects following toxic inhalation (for example the 9/11 World Trade Center disaster in 2001).

Influence of Body Composition on Lung Function and Respiratory Muscle Strength in Children With Obesity

Posted on 27 January 2016, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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A new study published on the Journal of Clinical Medical Research demonstrates how obesity affects lung function and respiratory muscle strength.

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with lung cancer: Prevalence, severity, and common pathogenesis

Posted on 25 January 2016, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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A new study published on the Journal of Cancer Research and Therapy focuses on the relationship between COPD and lung cancer.

Interrupter Resistance in Preschool Children: Clinical utility in asthma management

Posted on 29 August 2013, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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The clinical importance of interrupter resistance (Rint) technique in asthma management on patients, who are not able to collaborate in the execution of spirometry tests, has been investigated a study by the Paediatry dept. of Siena Hospital (Italy).

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