Spirometry in normal subjects in sitting, prone, and supine positions.

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OBJECTIVE Determine whether pulmonary function testing is affected by patient positioning. METHODS In a descriptive study with measurements made in a sequential but randomized order at a university-based pulmonary function laboratory, 20 healthy men, ages 18-50 years, were evaluated with spirometric assessment of forced vital capacity (FVC), forced… (More)

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