Spirometry

Known as: Spirometries, spirometry testing, spirometry tests 
Measurement of the breathing capacity of the lung by means of a spirometer.
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma are common diseases with a heterogeneous distribution… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
OBJECTIVE The association between exposure to ambient particles with a median aerodynamic diameter less than 10/2.5 µm… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The aim of the Task Force was to derive continuous prediction equations and their lower limits of normal for spirometric indices… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Published guidelines recommend spirometry to accurately diagnose chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). However, even… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND A sensitive and valid non-invasive marker of early cystic fibrosis (CF) lung disease is sought. The lung clearance… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To describe spirometric reference equations for healthy Brazilian adults who have never smoked and to compare the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTENTS Background… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To determine the quality of spirometry performed in primary care practice and to assess the impact of formal training… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
A need was identified for a fixed-format self-complete questionnaire for measuring health in chronic airflow limitation. A 76… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Spirometry should be more widely used in routine examinations. Equipment should meet the individual physician's or hospital's… (More)
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