Lung Capacity News and Research

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Measurements of lung capacity are a useful way to monitor the progression of many respiratory diseases, including COPD, asthma and cystic fibrosis. Devices used to measure pulmonary health include Lung Spirometers, Lung Plethysmography, and Pulse Oximetry.
New drug fluticasone was just as effective as beclomethasone and budesonide at opening up constricted breathing passages

New drug fluticasone was just as effective as beclomethasone and budesonide at opening up constricted breathing passages

Promising results from study of Pirfenidone in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) patients

Promising results from study of Pirfenidone in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) patients

Exercise-induced shortness of breath not always caused by asthma

Exercise-induced shortness of breath not always caused by asthma

Obesity makes surgery more difficult and risky

Obesity makes surgery more difficult and risky

Growing up in polluted towns and cities increases risk of lung health issues

Growing up in polluted towns and cities increases risk of lung health issues

New multilingual chronic obstructive pulmonary disease website

New multilingual chronic obstructive pulmonary disease website