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Respiratory medicine

Edited by Drew Provan

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print July 2010 | ISBN: 9780199233717
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598823 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199233717.003.0008

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Respiratory medicine

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Airway hyper-responsiveness test or histamine/methacholine challenge test 500

Arterial blood gas sampling 502

Diagnostic pleural aspiration 506

Epworth test/Epworth sleepiness scale 508

Exercise testing 510

Exhaled nitric oxide 512

Fibre optic bronchoscopy & video bronchoscopy 514

‘Fitness to fly’ assessment 516

Flow volume loops/maximum expiratory flow-volume curve ...

Chapter.  7738 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Clinical Science

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