Pediatric pulmonary function testing in asthma.
Department of Pediatrics, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis.
- Published Article
Pediatric clinics of North America
- Publication Date
Dec 01, 1992
Pulmonary function testing is an important tool in the management of asthma. Lung function can be readily assessed in both the office and patient's home. This article reviews spirometry, peak flow meters, and bronchial challenge testing. Their interpretation and clinical use are presented as well.
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