Eucapnic voluntary hyperventilation is superior to methacholine challenge testing for detecting airway hyperreactivity in nonathletes.

@article{Holley2012EucapnicVH,
  title={Eucapnic voluntary hyperventilation is superior to methacholine challenge testing for detecting airway hyperreactivity in nonathletes.},
  author={Aaron B. Holley and Brian M Cohee and Robert P. Walter and Anita A. Shah and Christopher S King and Stuart Roop},
  journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma},
  year={2012},
  volume={49 6},
  pages={614-9}
}
INTRODUCTION Response to eucapnic voluntary hyperventilation (EVH) has not been compared with methacholine challenge testing (MCCT) in nonathletes being evaluated for dyspnea on exertion. OBJECTIVE To determine the airway response to EVH and MCCT in a population of nonathletes who exercise regularly but have symptoms with exertion. METHODS We reviewed records for all patients with exercise symptoms who underwent both EVH and MCCT. Presenting symptoms, comorbid diseases, and results of… CONTINUE READING
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