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Authors
NIOSH
Source
Morgantown, WV: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2011-135, 2011 Mar; :1
NIOSHTIC No.
20038546
Abstract
This document is intended to provide concise information on how to identify and correct technical and equipment errors encountered during spirometry testing, using the most current standard professional practice guidelines. Graphic examples and descriptive text enable the user to easily identify common testing problems. The document (20" x 24" poster) is intended to be posted in clinical testing areas for easy reference during test administration. This publication is also available in: Arabic; Chinese (中文); French; Indonesian (Indonesia); Italian; Portuguese (Português); Spanish (Español); and Trke (Turkish).
Keywords
Spirometry; Respiratory-function-tests; Respiration; Pulmonary-function; Pulmonary-function-tests; Pulmonary-system; Lung-function; Surveillance
Publication Date
20110301
Document Type
Numbered Publication
Fiscal Year
2011
Identifying No.
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2011-135
NIOSH Division
DRDS
Priority Area
Healthcare and Social Assistance; Services
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
WV
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division