Friday, 12 May 2017

ERS technical standard on bronchial challenge testing: general considerations and performance of methacholine challenge tests

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

indirect calorimetry

A new paper by ERS published on the ERJ aims to update previous publications on bronchial challenge testing and the performance of the methacholine challenge test.

Thursday, 13 April 2017

Measuring lung function in asthmatic children: A spirometry and forced oscillation technique (FOT) comparison

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

indirect calorimetry

The role of spirometry and forced oscillation technique (FOT) in asthmatic young patients has been investigated in a study published on the European Respiratory Journal.

Friday, 15 July 2016

The prevalence of small airways disease in adult asthma: A systematic literature review

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

indirect calorimetry

A new review paper on the Respiratory Medicine Journal confirms the impact of small airways dysfunction and inflammation in adult patients with asthma.

Tuesday, 23 February 2016

Airways resistance and specific conductance for the diagnosis of obstructive airways diseases

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

indirect calorimetry

Respiratory Research Journal published a study on the importance of Airway resistance (RAW) and specific airway conductance (sGAW) measurements through body plethysmography.

Wednesday, 14 July 2010

Quark NObreath: the new nitric oxide monitor from COSMED

Posted in Novità Prodotto, Product News

Quark NObreath: the new nitric oxide monitor from COSMED

COSMED is glad to introduce a new portable test system for simple measurement in few seconds of “fractional exhaled nitric oxide” (FeNO).