peak flow meter


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peak flow meter

n.
A portable instrument that detects minute decreases in air flow, used by people with asthma to monitor small changes in breathing capacity.
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Though peak flow meter is more easy to-use by patients, physicians at primary care level, and for field surveys, the PEFR values were either similar or within 10% of PEFR value obtained by a portable spirometer in 75% of the individuals.
This is a cross-sectional study done at a tertiary care hospital to compare the peak expiratory flow rate with the help of "Mini-Wright" peak flow meter among females, normal healthy subjects and subjects who are asthmatics of age group 20-40 years.
The children underwent the peak flow meter test to measure their lung capacity.
Hand grip strength was measured by Biopac Hand dynamometer and PEFR was performed by using a Wright's Peak flow meter.
A spirometer and peak flow meter are used to diagnose as well as monitor chronic obstructive pulmonary disorders like asthma.
These include having to use your blue reliever inhaler more often; changes in your peak flow meter readings, and increased symptoms, such as waking up in the night.
A simple gadget called peak flow meter is required to confirm diagnosis of asthma but 90% of doctors are diagnosing and treating asthma without using the peak flow meter.
The senior chest physician said that a simple gauge called peak flow meter is required to make a confirmed diagnosis of asthma but 90% of doctors diagnosing and treating asthma do not use the peak flow meter.
A peak flow meter is a simple device to measure how quickly one is able to breath air in out of your lungs.