He covers pulmonary function tests and asthma; asbestos; silica; other exposures or conditions identified in the causation of occupational lung disease; conditions attributed to occupational exposures; conditions and factors affecting occupational exposures; and causation criteria, assessment of disability, and work capacity.
What does PFT stand for?
PFT stands for Pulmonary Function Test
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Among 159 infants who underwent pulmonary function tests at around 48 hours of age, results in the 76 newborns of smokers getting vitamin C were similar to results for 76 newborns of nonsmoking women in a nonrandomized comparison group.
We found that babies born to pregnant smoking women who took 500 milligrams of Vitamin C daily during their pregnancy had significantly improved pulmonary function tests measured at about 48 hours after delivery," she stated.
Pulmonary function test results were as follows: forced vital capacity (FVC), 3.
Next, classic adult-type pulmonary function tests are examined and their application in the semi-cooperative or cooperative older child is explored, with consideration of age-related technical issues and the limitations of these tests.
Consider a pulmonary function test if the others don't reveal anything.
Investigators performed pulmonary function tests on 133 people with IBD and 137 people without the digestive disease.