The role of FEV6 in the detection of airway obstruction


Demir T. , IKITIMUR H. , Koc W. , YILDIRIM N.

RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, cilt.99, ss.103-106, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 99 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.rmed.2004.05.016
  • Dergi Adı: RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.103-106

Özet

Objectives: There are recent reports regarding the use of forced expiratory volume in 6 s (FEV6) in place of forced expiratory vital capacity (FVC) in the detection of airway obstruction. We aimed to investigate the role of FEV6 in comparison with FVC in the evaluation of airway obstruction.