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Descriptor English: Pulmonary Ventilation
Descriptor Spanish: Ventilación Pulmonar
Descriptor Portuguese: Ventilação Pulmonar
Descriptor French: Ventilation pulmonaire
Entry term(s): Airflow, Expiratory
Airflow, Respiratory
Expiratory Airflow
Respiratory Airflow
Test, Ventilation
Tests, Ventilation
Ventilation Test
Ventilation Tests
Ventilation, Pulmonary
Tree number(s): E01.370.386.700.660
G09.772.650
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012123
Scope note: The total volume of gas inspired or expired per unit of time, usually measured in liters per minute.
Annotation: MAXIMAL VOLUNTARY VENTILATION & VENTILATION-PERFUSION RATIO are also available
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Respiration (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 97; was RESPIRATORY AIRFLOW 1972-96; VENTILATION TESTS was see RESPIRATORY FUNCTION TESTS 1990-96
Online Note: use RESPIRATORY FUNCTION TESTS to search VENTILATION TESTS 1990-96
History Note: 97; was RESPIRATORY AIRFLOW 1971-96 (Prov 1971); VENTILATION TESTS was see RESPIRATORY FUNCTION TESTS 1990-96
Entry Version: PULM VENTILATION
DeCS ID: 32868
Unique ID: D012123
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1972/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Pulmonary Ventilation - Preferred
Concept UI M0018884
Scope note The total volume of gas inspired or expired per unit of time, usually measured in liters per minute.
Preferred term Pulmonary Ventilation
Entry term(s) Airflow, Respiratory
Respiratory Airflow
Ventilation, Pulmonary
Ventilation Tests - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0018885
Preferred term Ventilation Tests
Entry term(s) Test, Ventilation
Tests, Ventilation
Ventilation Test
Expiratory Airflow - Narrower
Concept UI M0534063
Preferred term Expiratory Airflow
Entry term(s) Airflow, Expiratory



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