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Service de pneumologie : documents de référence sur la physiologie respiratoire

Sommaire :
Indications for cardiopulmonary exercise testing, Methodology, Conceptual and physiologic basis of cardiopulmonary exercise testing measurements, Reference values, Normal Integrative exercise response, Exercise limitation in cardiopulmonary patients, Interpretation, Recommendations for future studies, Glossary.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2003; 167:211-277
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  • Respiratory Muscle Testing
     
    Août 2002
    Statement of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) and the European Respiratory Society (ERS)

Sommaire :
Tests of overall respiratory function, Tests of respiratory muscle strength, Electrophysiologic techniques for the assessment of respiratory muscle function, Tests of respiratory muscle endurance, Assessment of respiratory muscle fatigue, Assessment of chest wall function, Imaging respiratory muscle function, Tests of upper airway function, Tests of respiratory muscle function in children, Assessment of respiratory muscle function in the intensive care unit.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2002; 166:518-624
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Purpose and scope, Background, Indications and limitations, contraindications, safety issues, Technical aspects of the 6-minute walk test, Required equipment, Patient preparation, Measurements, Quality assurance, Interpretation, References.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2002; 166:111-117
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