peak expiratory flow (procedure)

Known as: PEF, Peak expiratory flow 
The maximum rate of gas flow, beginning at the point of peak inspiratory capacity, that can be sustained during forced exhalation for a defined… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE We evaluated heart rate variability biofeedback as a method for increasing vagal baroreflex gain and improving… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The efficacy and safety of budesonide/formoterol in a single inhaler compared with placebo, budesonide and formoterol were… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is characterised by both an accelerated decline in lung function and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To investigate the influence of weight reduction on obese patients with asthma. DESIGN Open study, two randomised… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Airway inflammation in severe asthma is not well characterized but may involve neutrophils. We have compared induced sputum… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The use of peak flow meters has been widely adopted for monitoring patients with asthma. The Working Party of the European… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The association between fine and ultrafine particles and respiratory health was studied in adults with a history of asthma in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To study the association between upper and lower respiratory viral infections and acute exacerbations of asthma in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Guidelines on asthma management recommend that in patients who still have symptoms on treatment with low-dose inhaled… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE To study the role of respiratory viruses in exacerbations of asthma in adults. DESIGN Longitudinal study of 138… (More)
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