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

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

Thursday, 29 August 2013

Interrupter Resistance in Preschool Children: Clinical utility in asthma management

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

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The clinical importance of interrupter resistance (Rint) technique in asthma management on patients, who are not able to collaborate in the execution of spirometry tests, has been investigated a study by the Paediatry dept. of Siena Hospital (Italy).