Dictionaries

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.

October 7, 2021

FEV1/FVC

Inofab Health Dictionary presents: FEV1/FVC. Learn more about its significance in differentiating obstructive & restrictive lung diseases and #COPD diagnosis!

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.