Dina Bates, Author at Clinical Pain Advisor

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Pulmonary Function Tests

Pulmonary Function Tests I. Problem/Condition Indication for Testing Pulmonary function tests (PFTs) are routinely used in the evaluation of symptomatic complaints such as dyspnea or cough, for predictive assessment prior to surgery or other therapeutic interventions, or to determine changes over time related to disease or an intervention. This term encompasses a family of diagnostic…

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