To prospectively assess the accuracy of the Air-Smart Spirometer
to measure forced expiratory volume in the first second ([FEV.sub.1]) and forced vital capacity (FVC) in an SA population, and to investigate the ability of the device to reflect obstructive ventilatory impairment.
He said a "comprehensive" national training programme in the use of a spirometer
- a vital breathing test - has helped medics achieve earlier and more accurate diagnosis of chronic lung disease.
"While we have started using the spirometer
, the laser therapy treatment is to be launched next month," disclosed Dr Ahmad al-Mulla, head of the HMC Tobacco Control Center.
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has approved the Benson Medical Instruments CCS-200 Plus Spirometer
for the Coal Workers' Health Surveillance Program (CWHSP).
Newcastle Crown Court heard Reilly had actually stolen a spirometer
, a [pounds sterling]2,000 instrument used to measure lung capacity.
A court heard he stole what he thought may have been a computer but in fact it was a spirometer
, an instrument used for measuring the air capacity of the lungs.
is a medical apparatus used to measure the volume of air inspired and expired by the lungs.
Q I suffer from chronic bronchitis and my doctor has said that I should have a spirometer
The type of test manoeuvre used (and specifically whether the patient inhales from the spirometer
) significantly influences the extent of infection control needed.
In this study of patients undergoing CABG, the success of the use of an incentive spirometer
for reinforcing a breathing pattern that prevents or reverses breathing complications and improves lung function was measured.
Instead of using a handheld controller, the game is controlled by a digital spirometer
, a device that measures how fast and how much air the player breathes out.
Now, Kelsey raises money by selling a toy she created--the Good Medicine Marshmallow Launcher, which doubles as a spirometer
are used to measure lung capacity--patients blow into a tube to see how far they can move a ball.