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 prevalence of small airways disease in adult asthma: A systematic literature review.

Posted on 15 July 2016, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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A new review paper on the Respiratory Medicine Journal confirms the impact of small airways dysfunction and inflammation in adult patients with asthma.

Airways resistance and specific conductance for the diagnosis of obstructive airways diseases.

Posted on 23 February 2016, Pulmonary Function Test, Scientific

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Respiratory Research Journal published a study on the importance of Airway resistance (RAW) and specific airway conductance (sGAW) measurements through body plethysmography.