ERV

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Related to expiratory reserve volume: vital capacity, inspiratory capacity, total lung capacity

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The objectives of the study were to measure the inspiratory reserve volume (IRV) and expiratory reserve volume (ERV) during resting/baseline condition, to measure the inspiratory reserve volume (IRV) and expiratory reserve volume (ERV) during handgrip exercise, to find out the difference between the resting condition and handgrip exercise, and to evaluate the effect of acute isometric exercise on other spirometric parameters.
This point of transition is identified in Figure 1 as functional residual capacity (FRC), and the amount that we are able to further empty from our lungs is the expiratory reserve volume (ERV).
11 Sekhri V et al, in a recent study of 433 morbidly obese patients found a significant impact of increased BMI on the forced vital capacity (FVC), forced expiratory volume (FEV1), expiratory reserve volume (ERV), residual volume (RV), total lung capacity (TLC) and partial pressure of oxygen in arterial blood (PaO2).