inhalation challenge test

in·ha·la·tion chal·lenge test

(inhă-lāshŭn chalĕnj test)
Assessment of velocity of inhaling and exhaling before and after taking a therapeutic investigative agent; a test for asthma.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Lung function tests and allergy tests were also carried out, along with an inhalation challenge test, which examines the airways specific reaction to a substance.
The antitussive effect of a single dose of 1,000 mg of theobromine was compared to that of codeine or placebo in 10 healthy subjects via a capsaicin inhalation challenge test.
We have used skin tests in combination with inhalation challenge tests to demonstrate that tryptase activates mast cells (Molinari et al.