Simulation System for a Rebreathing Technique To Measure Multiple Cardiopulmonary Function Parameters

Yilmaz C. , CHANCE W. W. , JOHNSON R. L. , HSIA C. C. W.

CHEST, cilt.135, ss.1309-1314, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 135 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1378/chest.08-1997
  • Dergi Adı: CHEST
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1309-1314


Background: We developed a simple method for simulating a rebreathing maneuver to test the accuracy of the apparatus for simultaneous measurement of lung volume, diffusing capacity of the lung for carbon monoxide (DLCO), diffusing capacity of the lung for nitric oxide (DLNO), and pulmonary blood flow (Qc).