Dictionaries

November 26, 2021

Telehealth

Remote access to healthcare is at the core of the future of medicine. Telehealth makes the process easier for both the patient and the doctors.

November 12, 2021

COPD

COPD. Learn more on this chronic lung disease that affects more than 300 million patients.

November 12, 2021

Asthma

Asthma is the most common long-term lung disease, causing wheezing and breathlessness. It is the most common chronic disease among children.

August 6, 2021

FVC (Forced Vital Capacity)

FVC (Forced Vital Capacity). Learn about one of the most significant spirometry tests and how its results can be life-changing!

April 29, 2021

FEV1 (Forced Expiratory Volume)

FEV1 (Forced Expiratory Volume). Learn more about one of the most significant spirometry tests and how its results can be life changing!

April 5, 2021

Spirometry

Learn more about one of the most significant spirometry tests and how its results can be life changing.

March 12, 2021

PFT (Pulmonary Function Test)

Pulmonary Function Test. Learn more about what PFT means for lung health and its significance!

January 27, 2021

Spirometer

A spirometer is an instrument for measuring the air capacity of the lungs. First attempts to measure lung capacity were made in A.D. 129-200 by Claudius Galen and the first spirometer was invented in the 1840s by John Hutchinson.