Multiple breath washout: A new and promising lung function test for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Posted on 23 May 2018, COSMED News, English, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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The Journal of the Asian Pacific Society of Respirology focused on the multi-breath nitrogen washout test and its most important applications in Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).

Recommendations for a Standardized Pulmonary Function Report. An Official American Thoracic Society Technical Statement

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

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The American Thoracic Society committee on Proficiency Standards for Pulmonary Function Laboratories has recognized the need for a standardized reporting format for pulmonary function tests.

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.

Clinical Utility of Additional Measurement of Total Lung Capacity in Diagnosing Obstructive Lung Disease in Subjects With Restrictive Pattern of Spirometry

Posted on 01 June 2016, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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A new article published on the Respiratory Care Journal highlight the clinical and diagnostic relevance of total lung volumes measurements in addition to spirometry.

The utility of pulmonary function testing in predicting outcomes following liver transplantation

Posted on 19 May 2016, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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A new study on Liver Transplantation Journal focuses on the utility of Pulmonary Function Testing (PFT) in predicting post liver transplant (LT) mortality and morbidity outcomes.

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