Ruppel's Manual of Pulmonary Function Testing - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 10th Edition

Ruppel's Manual of Pulmonary Function Testing - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card)

10th Edition

By Carl Mottram, BA, RRT, RPFT, FAARC, Technical Director Pulmonary Function Labs and Rehabilitation Associate Professor of Medicine Mayo Clinic College of Medicine Rochester, Minnesota


1. Indications for Pulmonary Function Testing

2. Spirometry and Related Tests

3. Lung Volumes and Gas Distribution Tests

4. Ventilation and Ventilatory Control Tests

5. Diffusing Capacity Tests

6. Blood Bases and Related Tests

7. Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing ? EXPANDED!

8. Pediatric Pulmonary Function Testing

9. Specialized Test Regimens ? EXPANDED!

10. Pulmonary Function Testing Equipment ? EXPANDED!

11. Quality Assurance in the Pulmonary Function Laboratory


Appendices:

A. Answers to Self-Assessment Questions

B. Reference Values

C. Conversion and Correction Factors

D. Regulations and Regulatory Agencies

E. Useful Equations

F. Sample Calculations

G. The Mean and Standard Deviation


Glossary

Index