Descriptor English: Spirometry
Descriptor Spanish: Espirometría
Descriptor espirometría
Scope note: Medida del volumen de aire inhalado o exhalado por el pulmón.
Descriptor Portuguese: Espirometria
Descriptor French: Spirométrie
Entry term(s): Spirometries
Tree number(s): E01.370.386.700.750
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Measurement of volume of air inhaled or exhaled by the lung.
Annotation: BRONCHOSPIROMETRY is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
DeCS ID: 13530
Unique ID: D013147
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Spirometry - Preferred
Concept UI M0020351
Scope note Measurement of volume of air inhaled or exhaled by the lung.
Preferred term Spirometry
Entry term(s) Spirometries

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