Friday, 17 February 2017

The physiological basis and clinical significance of lung volume measurements

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

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A useful scientific review has been published in the Multidisciplinary Respiratory Medicine Journal describing how different physiological/pathological conditions can affect static lung volumes measurement.

Friday, 20 January 2017

2017 ERS/ATS standards for single-breath carbon monoxide uptake in the lung

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

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ATS/ERS published on the European Respiratory Journal an update to the 2005 technical standards for single-breath carbon monoxide uptake in the lung.

Monday, 03 October 2016

Maximal aerobic capacity in ageing subjects: actual measurements versus predicted values

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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A new study in the European Respiratory Journal focuses on proper interpretation values for the measured VO2max in elderly patients.

Friday, 26 February 2016

Assessment of parameters of lung ventilation during 6-minute walk test in patients with COPD

Posted in Scientific News, Spiropalm, Validation News

Assessment of parameters of lung ventilation during 6-minute walk test in patients with COPD

The importance of measuring ventilation during the Six Minute Walk test in COPD patients has been confirmed in a study presented during the European Respiratory Society Congress in 2015 and published in the European Respiratory Journal.

Thursday, 11 February 2016

Use of exercise testing in the evaluation of interventional efficacy: an official ERS statement

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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A new European Respiratory Society (ERS) Statement has been published in ERJ reviewing the role exercise tests have in patients with chronic respiratory diseases.

Thursday, 04 February 2016

Ventilatory analysis during 6MWT gives relevant information about exercise limitation in COPD

Posted in Scientific News, Spiropalm, Validation News

Ventilatory analysis during 6MWT gives relevant information about exercise limitation in COPD

A new poster was presented during the 2015 ERS Conference and then published in the European Respiratory Journal, highlighting the importance of ventilatory analysis during the Six Minute Walk Test (6MWT) in COPD patients.

Thursday, 15 January 2015

6MWT performance by means of Spiropalm in patients affected by fibrotic idiopathic interstitial pneumonias

Posted in Scientific News, Spiropalm, Validation News

6MWT performance by means of Spiropalm in patients affected by fibrotic idiopathic interstitial pneumonias

An interesting poster presented during the 2014 ERS Congress features the importance of the six minute walk test with Spiropalm 6MWT in patients affected by fibrotic idiopathic interstitial pneumonias.

Tuesday, 02 September 2014

ERS 2014 München (6-10 September): meet COSMED @ Hall B1 booth #E.08

Posted in Event News

ERS 2014  München (6-10 September): meet COSMED @ Hall B1 booth #E.08

ERS 2014 München (6-10 September): meet COSMED @ Hall B1 booth #E.08

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