Effects of air pollution on adult pulmonary function. - adult pulminary function

Category

Pulmonary Function Tests | Johns Hopkins Medicine adult pulminary function


Evaluation of pulmonary function is important in many clinical situations, both when the patient has a history or symptoms suggestive of lung.

Pulmonary function tests (PFTs) are non-invasive tests that show how well the lungs are working.

Respir Care. Mar;58(3) Reasons for referral for pulmonary function testing: an audit of 4 adult lung function laboratories. Pretto JJ(1), Brazzale DJ.

Arch Environ Health. Jul-Aug;46(4) Effects of air pollution on adult pulmonary function. Xu XP(1), Dockery DW, Wang LH. Author information.

Pulmonary function tests (PFTs) are a group of tests that measure how well your lungs work. PFTs are also known as spirometry or lung.