Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to spirometry.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the spirometer; ascertained by means of the spirometer; as tested by the spirometer.

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Examples

  • When COPD was clinically confirmed though a diagnostic method known as spirometric testing:

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  • Patients underwent spirometric and lung volumes assessment and an incremental cycling exercise test.

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  • Furthermore, patients will undergo rhinometric examinations and spirometric tests at baseline and during the assessment period to further evaluate WF10's efficacy.

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  • This modeling has robust power to predict survival; hence the use of multiple spirometric values is a strong surrogate for long-term outcomes.

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  • The reference standard was the Tiffeneau ratio (FEV1 / VC) as received by spirometric manoeuvre and / or results of bronchial provocation.

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  • Bronchial provocation with methacholine was performed to determine bronchial hyper-responsiveness (BHR) in the event of inconclusive spirometric results.

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  • Smokers who reported using both marijuana and tobacco were almost 2.5 times more likely than nonsmokers to have respiratory symptoms and nearly 3 times more likely than nonsmokers to have COPD as defined by spirometric testing.

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  • While tobacco smoking was associated with increased risk, smokers who reported using both tobacco and marijuana were 2.5 times more likely than nonsmokers to have respiratory symptoms and almost 3 times more likely to have COPD as defined by spirometric testing.

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  • They also underwent an average of four spirometric tests during the study.

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  • Dr. Greening and colleagues recruited patients with clinical and spirometric COPD and classified them according to their level of obesity, from normal weight (BMI

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