NIOSH Spirometry Training Guide

December 2003
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2004-154c
Cover of NIOSH document 2004-154c

The NIOSH Spirometry Training Guide was prepared for use as an adjunct or supplement to a NIOSH approved course on spirometry. It is not intended to serve as a self-instructional package. Learning spirometry requires observation, demonstration, and hands-on practice.

This Guide is intended for individuals who are responsible for conducting spirometry in the workplace. It will be of special interest to occupational health physicians, nurses, and other health professionals.

NIOSH Spirometry Training GuideCdc-pdf [PDF – 18,421 KB]

2005 ATS/ERS Spirometry Recommendation ChangesCdc-pdf

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