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Spirometry

Spirometry is a tool that measures how effectively your lungs are working. It is able to show how much air lungs are able to hold (their volume) and how much air can be breathed in and out (inhaled and exhaled) which is called flow. This tool is used to assess damage caused by conditions like COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease – a group that includes bronchitis and emphysema), pulmonary fibrosis, cystic fibrosis and asthma. Results are shown on a graph called a pneumotachograph.

For more information click on the following link http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spirometry

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Next door to Owhata Pharmacy, The Yellow Building
Corner of Coulter Road
553 Te Ngae Road
Owhata
Rotorua 3010

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Next door to Owhata Pharmacy, The Yellow Building
Corner of Coulter Road
553 Te Ngae Road
Owhata
Rotorua 3010

This page was last updated at 10:03AM on February 9, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Tiaho Medical Centre.