Peak flow meter (device)

Known as: flow meters peak, flow meter peak, Peak flow meter 
A peak-flow meter for spirometry is a device used to measure a patient's maximum ventilatory flow rate.

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1960-2018
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2006
2006
Pest infestation is a major problem in urban, low-income housing and may contribute to elevated asthma prevalence and… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To compare peak cough flows (PCF) obtained with a pneumotachograph (PCFp) with those measured using a portable peak… (More)
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2004
2004
The purpose of this prospective randomised cross-over study was to measure peak expiratory flow rates during manual… (More)
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2002
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2002
CONTEXT It is not known whether patient outcomes are enhanced by effective pharmacist-patient interactions. OBJECTIVE To assess… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVES To determine the ability of children and adolescents with acute asthma exacerbations to adhere to national guidelines… (More)
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1998
1998
The aim of this study was to assess the accuracy and applicability of a portable electronic peak flow meter combined with an… (More)
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1998
1998
Peak flow meters are essential tools in the management of asthma. Many types are on the market. A computer-driven piston pump is… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND Peak expiratory flow rate (PEFR) is correlated with several measures of health in the elderly, including physical and… (More)
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1990
1990
Previous studies have been inconclusive as to whether peak flow meter use teaches asthma patients to better perceive their own… (More)
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1982
1982
Peak flow has become widely used as in independent measure of lung function, particularly in asthma, because it can be quickly… (More)
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