A Simple Measure to Assess Hyperinflation and Air Trapping: 1-Forced Expiratory Volume in Three Second / Forced Vital Capacity


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Borekci S. , Demir T. , Dilektasli A. G. , Uygun M., Yildirim N.

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.34, ss.113-118, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/balkanmedj.2015.0857
  • Dergi Adı: BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.113-118

Özet

Background: Several recent studies have suggested that 1 minus-forced expiratory volume expired in 3 seconds / forced vital capacity (1-FEV3/FVC) may be an indicator of distal airway obstruction and a promising measure to evaluate small airways dysfunction.