SPIROMETRY

Spirometry is a lung function test that plays an important role in occupational respiratory health surveillance by helping to determine if a worker demonstrates a specific pattern of respiratory impairment. Spirometry also helps to assess the effectiveness of protective measures in the workplace.

Learn about the NIOSH Spirometry Training Program: training courses, instructional materials, and information for course directors.
Spirometry Training

Learn about the NIOSH Spirometry Training Program: training courses, instructional materials, and information for course directors.

Spirometry monitoring can play an important role in prevention of respiratory disease. Learn about the Coal Workers’ Health Surveillance Program.
Monitoring Programs

Spirometry monitoring can play an important role in prevention of respiratory disease. Learn about the Coal Workers’ Health Surveillance Program.

Learn about spirometry monitoring technology including SPIROLA, and a calculator for longitudinal FEV1 decline.
Monitoring Technology

Learn about spirometry monitoring technology including SPIROLA, and a calculator for longitudinal FEV1 decline.

Page last reviewed: December 22, 2011