Pulmonary Function Testing Part Two

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Course Objectives:


  1. Describe the purposes, physiologic bases devices & methods for diffusing capacity testing.
  2. Describe the purposes, physiologic bases devices & methods for specialized testing regimens.
  3. Describe the purposes, physiologic bases devices & methods for cardiopulmonary exercise testing.
  4. Describe the purposes, physiologic bases devices & methods for metabolic testing.
  5. Interpret results from diffusing capacity tests, specialized tests, cardiopulmonary exercise tests & metabolic tests.