Pulmonary Function Testing and Cardiovascular Stress Testing / Edition 1

Pulmonary Function Testing and Cardiovascular Stress Testing / Edition 1

by Vincent C. Madama
     
 

ISBN-10: 0827338635

ISBN-13: 9780827338630

Pub. Date: 03/01/1993

Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning

This highly readable textbook provides you with comprehensive coverage of pulmonary function testing and nutritional assessment.  See more details below

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This highly readable textbook provides you with comprehensive coverage of pulmonary function testing and nutritional assessment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780827338630
Publisher:
Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/01/1993
Series:
Respiratory Care Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
530
Product dimensions:
7.86(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Ch. 1Equipment for Volume and Flow Measurement2
Ch. 2Equipment for Gas and Blood Gas Analysis38
Ch. 3Tests for Pulmonary Volumes and Ventilation72
Ch. 4Tests for Pulmonary Mechanics106
Ch. 5Tests for Pulmonary Gas Distribution148
Ch. 6Tests for Pulmonary Gas Diffusion170
Ch. 7Tests for Oxygenation, Ventilation, and Acid/Base Balance200
Ch. 8Predicted Normal Values for Pulmonary Function Tests248
Ch. 9Computers in Pulmonary Function Testing268
Ch. 10Pulmonary Function Testing Regimens292
Ch. 11Pulmonary Function Testing for Children344
Ch. 12Quality Assurance for Pulmonary Function Testing360
Ch. 13Exercise Physiology412
Ch. 14Equipment Used for Cardiovascular Stress Testing450
Ch. 15Administration of Cardiovascular Stress Testing482
Ch. 16Administration of Tests for Metabolic and Nutritional Assessment516
Appendix A: Symbols and Abbreviations531
Appendix B: Volume Conversions541
Appendix C: Standards for Spirometers and Recording Systems545
Appendix D: Typical Pulmonary Function Values547
Appendix E: Examples of Predictive Equations for Pulmonary Function Testing549
Appendix F: Infection Control555
Appendix G: Answers to the Self-Assessment Questions560
Bibliography566
Index572

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