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Author Hyatt, Robert E.

Title Interpretation of pulmonary function tests : a practical guide / Robert E. Hyatt, Paul D. Scanlon, Masao Nakamura.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, [2009]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Third edition.
Description 1 online resource (272 pages) : illustrations
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Spirometry: dynamic lung volumes -- Static (absolute) lung volumes -- Diffusing capacity of the lungs -- Bronchodilators and bronchial challenge testing -- Arterial blood gases -- Other tests of lung mechanics: resistance and compliance -- Distribution of ventilation -- Maximal respiratory pressures -- Preoperative pulmonary function testing -- Simple tests of exercise capacity -- Patterns in various diseases -- When to test and what to order -- Approaches to interpreting pulmonary function tests -- Illustrative cases.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Pulmonary function tests.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Scanlon, Paul D. (Paul David)
Nakamura, Masao (Pulmonologist)
Other Form: Print version: Hyatt, Robert E. Interpretation of pulmonary function tests : a practical guide. Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, [2009] xiii, 258 pages ; 23 cm. 9780781778824 (DNLM)101471090 (DLC) 2008016434
ISBN 0781778824

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