COPD screening efforts in primary care: what is the yield?
Reference values of Forced Expiratory Volumes and pulmonary flows in 3-6 year children: a cross-sectional study.
Spirometric pulmonary function in 3- to 5-year-old children.
Risk indexes for exacerbations and hospitalizations due to COPD.
Use of office spirometers in Flemish general practice: results of a telephone survey.
Results of the second "Day of Spirometry"
Association between level of physical activity and lung function among Norwegian men and women: the HUNT study.
Mild to moderate asthma affects lung growth in children and adolescents
Smokers with airway obstruction are more likely to quit smoking.
Effect of primary-care spirometry on the diagnosis and management of COPD
Technical and functional assessment of 10 office spirometers: A multicenter comparative study.
Pulmonary function and sleep-related breathing disorders in severely obese children
The FEV(1)/FEV(6) ratio is a good substitute for the FEV(1)/FVC ratio in the elderly
Office-based spirometry for early detection of obstructive lung disease.
The impact of spirometry on pediatric asthma diagnosis and treatment
The impact of repeated spirometry and smoking cessation advice on smokers with mild COPD.
The challenge of diagnosing atopic diseases: outcomes in Cuban children depend on definition and methodology.
Bronchial hyperresponsiveness and the development of asthma and COPD in asymptomatic individuals: SAPALDIA Cohort Study
The fraction of ischaemic heart disease and stroke attributable to smoking in the WHO Western Pacific and South-East Asian regions
Obstructive and restrictive spirometric patterns: fixed cut-offs for FEV1/FEV6 and FEV6.
Effects of environmental tobacco smoke on respiratory symptoms and pulmonary function.
Smoking cessation-but not smoking reduction-improves the annual decline in FEV(1) in occupationally exposed workers.
Spirometry in the primary care setting: influence on clinical diagnosis and management of airflow obstruction.
Spirometry in the primary care setting: influence on clinical diagnosis and management of airflow obstruction
Prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Japanese people on medical check-up.
Clinical application of portable spirometry in asthma
FEV1/FEV6 and FEV6 as an alternative for FEV1/FVC and FVC in the spirometric detection of airway obstruction and restriction.
Attaining a correct diagnosis of COPD in general practice.
Smoking cessation, lung function, and weight gain: a follow-up study.
Relevance of a portable spirometer for detection of small airways obstruction.
beta-Blockers and Inspiratory Pulmonary Function in Chronic Heart Failure.
Benefits of and barriers to the widespread use of spirometry.
Are symptom reports useful for differentiating between acute rejection and pulmonary infection after lung transplantation?
Impact of spirometry on GPs' diagnostic differentiation and decision-making.
Parental Smoking and Airway Reactivity in Healthy Infants.
Pulmonary outcome in adolescents of extreme preterm birth: a regional cohort study.
Relations between respiratory symptoms and spirometric values in young adults: the European community respiratory health study.
Office spirometry significantly improves early detection of COPD in general practice: the DIDASCO Study.
Association between the forced midexpiratory flow/forced vital capacity ratio and bronchial hyperresponsiveness.
Telemetric monitoring of pulmonary function after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
Lung function testing in the elderly-Can we still use FEV(1)/FVC<70% as a criterion of COPD?
Spirometry can be done in family physicians' offices and alters clinical decisions in management of asthma and COPD.
Pulse oximetry coupled with spirometry in the emergency department helps differentiate an asthma exacerbation from possible vocal cord dysfunction.
Capital Souffle: results of a 2005 public awareness campaign about breath measurements in France
Six-Second Spirometry for Detection of Airway Obstruction: A Population-based Study in Austria.
The Role of FVC and FEV6 in the Prediction of a Reduced TLC.
Impact of allergic rhinitis on asthma: effects on spirometric parameters.
Risk indexes for exacerbations and hospitalizations due to COPD
Diagnostic labeling of COPD in five Latin American cities.
Spirometry in 5-year-olds-validation of current guidelines and the relation with asthma.
Efficacy of the FEV1/FEV6 ratio compared to the FEV1/FVC ratio for the diagnosis of airway obstruction in subjects aged 40 years or over.
The Interaction of Genes and Smoking on Forced Expiratory Volume: A Classic Twin Study.
Use of spirometry and patterns of prescribing in COPD in primary care.
Validation of FEV6 in the elderly: correlates of performance and repeatability.
Primary care spirometry.
Forced expiratory volume in one second: not just a lung function test but a marker of premature death from all causes.
A pilot study of inspiratory capacity and resting dyspnea correlations in exacerbations of COPD and asthma.
Effect on smoking quit rate of telling patients their lung age: the Step2quit randomised controlled trial
Tobacco smoke exposure and tracking of lung function into adult life.
Impact of allergic rhinitis on asthma: effects on spirometric parameters
Predictive value of lung function below the normal range and respiratory symptoms for progression of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Reference values for peak flow and FEV1 variation in healthy schoolchildren, using home spirometry.
Spirometric values in Gypsy (Roma) children.
Lower limb activity and its determinants in COPD.
Electronic feedback messages for home spirometry lung transplant recipients.
Spirometry Quality-Control Strategies in a Multinational Study of the Prevalence of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
Geographic variation of spirometry use in newly diagnosed COPD
Primary care spirometry
Diagnostic certainty, co-morbidity and medication in a primary care population with presumed airway obstruction: the DIDASCO2 study.
Help smokers quit: Tell them their "lung age"
Reference values for peak flow and FEV1 variation in healthy schoolchildren using home spirometry.
Office Spirometry In Detection And Diagnosis Of Obstructive Airmay Disease In Primary Care
Quality of life measured by the St George's Respiratory Questionnaire and spirometry
Forced inspiratory flow volume curve in healthy young children.
Diagnostic assessments of spirometry and medical history data by respiratory specialists supporting primary care: are they reliable?
FEV1/FVC and FEV1 for the assessment of chronic airflow obstruction in prevalence studies: do prediction equations need revision?
A Method to Derive Lower Limit of Normal for the FEV1/Forced Expiratory Volume at 6 s of Exhalation Ratio From FEV1/FVC Data.
Prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases in general clinics in terms of FEV1/FVC.
Using the lower limit of normal for the FEV1/FVC ratio reduces the misclassification of airway obstruction
Validation of "lung age" measured by spirometry and handy electronic FEV1/FEV6 meter in pulmonary diseases.
Health-related quality of life in young adults with asthma
New reference equations for forced spirometry in elderly persons
Portable spirometry during acute exacerbations of asthma in children
Healthcare for obstructive lung disease in an industrial spirometry surveillance program
Should FEV1/FEV6 replace FEV1/FVC ratio to detect airway obstruction? A metaanalysis.
The FEF25-75 and its decline as a predictor of methacholine responsiveness in children.
Diagnostic accuracy of spirometry in primary care.
Assessing lung function and respiratory health in schoolchildren as a means to improve local environmental conditions.
Prevalence of airway obstruction in recreational SCUBA divers.
Spirometry in primary care case-identification, diagnosis and management of COPD.
Screening for and early detection of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Pulmonary function correlates with arterial stiffness in asthmatic patients.
Reference values for lung function testing in adults--results from the study of health in Pomerania" (SHIP)
Walk-in spirometry pilot project for discovering of early chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Nocturnal hypoxia and sleep disturbances in cystic fibrosis.
Respiratory patterns in spirometric tests of adolescents and adults with cystic fibrosis.
Quality of Spirometry in Primary Care for Case Finding of Airway Obstruction in Smokers.
Diagnosis of COPD in hospitalised patients.
The ratio of FEV1 to FVC as a basis for establishing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Exploring the need to update lung age equations.
Longitudinal change of prebronchodilator spirometric obstruction and health outcomes: results from the SAPALDIA cohort.
Why are people with "poor lung function" at increased atherothrombotic risk? A critical review with potential therapeutic indications.
COPD prevalence and the differences between newly and previously diagnosed COPD patients in a spirometry program.
The prognostic importance of lung function in patients admitted with heart failure.
Workplace spirometry monitoring for respiratory disease prevention: a methods review.
Additional spirometry criteria predict postoperative complications after coronary artery bypass grafting independently of concomitant chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: when is off-pump CABG more
Using Targeted Spirometry to Reduce Non-Diagnosed Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
Lung function and respiratory symptoms at 11 years in children born extremely preterm: the EPICure study.
Clinical Inquiries: Does office spirometry improve quit rates in smokers?
Spirometry use among pediatric primary care physicians.
Spirometry for detection of undiagnosed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in primary care.
Clinically useful spirometry in preschool-aged children: evaluation of the 2007 American Thoracic Society Guidelines.
Morbidity and mortality associated with the restrictive spirometric pattern: a longitudinal study.
Prognostic value of FEV1/FEV6 in elderly people.
Lower limit of normal or FEV1/FVC < 0.70 in diagnosing COPD: an evidence-based review.
Relationship between bronchial hyperreactivity and bronchodilation in patients with allergic rhinitis.
Antiasthmatic versus surgical treatment-how important is the precise analysis of spirometry?
Quality of Spirometry tests performed by 9893 adults in 14 countries: The BOLD Study.
Periodic Spirometry in Occupational Setting: Improving Quality, Accuracy, and Precision.
Changes in forced expiratory volume in 1 second over time in COPD.
Pulmonary function testing in the diagnosis of asthma: a population study.
Impact of non-linear smoking effects on the identification of gene-by-smoking interactions in COPD genetics studies
On-site screening of farming-induced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with the use of an electronic mini-spirometer: results of a pilot study in Brittany, France.
Comparison of asthma control criteria: importance of spirometry.
Rate of Decline of Forced Vital Capacity Predicts Future Arterial Hypertension: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study.
Questionnaires and Pocket Spirometers Provide an Alternative Approach for COPD Screening in the General Population.
"GOLD or lower limit of normal definition? A comparison with expert-based diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a prospective cohort-study"
Accuracy of asthma and COPD diagnosis in Australian general practice: a mixed methods study.
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN AIRFLOW OBSTRUCTION, EMPHYSEMA EXTENT AND SMALL AIRWAYS FUNCTION IN COPD.
Body mass index and dynamic lung volumes in office workers.
Comparison of FEV(3), FEV(6), FEV(1)/FEV(3) and FEV(1)/FEV(6) with usual spirometric indices.
The Utility of Forced Expiratory Flow between 25% and 75% of Vital Capacity in Predicting Childhood Asthma Morbidity and Severity.
Spirometric predictors of lung function decline and mortality in early chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
The European Respiratory Society spirometry tent: a unique form of screening for airway obstruction.
Positive Exercise Test and Obstructive Spirometry in Young Male Conscripts Associated with Persistent Asthma 20 years Later.
The Association of Overweight and Obesity with Spirometric Values in Minority Children Referred for Asthma Evaluation.
Bronchial responsiveness, spirometry and mortality in a cohort of adults.
Lack of spirometry use in Danish patients initiating medication targeting obstructive lung disease.
Six-minute-walk test in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: minimal clinically important difference for death or hospitalization.
Use of Spirometry in the Diagnosis of COPD: A Qualitative Study in Primary Care.
Relationship of aerobic fitness with cardiovascular risk factors in firefighters.
Ethnic differences in respiratory impairment.
Spirometry and health status worsen with weight gain in obese smokers but improve in normal-weight smokers.
Patient and physician factors associated with pulmonary function testing for COPD: a population study.
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