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PFT

Abbreviation for pulmonary function test.

PFT

abbreviation for pulmonary function test.

PFT

Abbreviation for:
pancreatic function test
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physical fitness test
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pulmonary function test

PFT

Abbreviation for pulmonary function test.
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PULMONARY FUNCTION TEST: Pulmonary volumes
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PULMONARY FUNCTION TEST

pulmonary function test

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PFT

One of several different tests used to evaluate the condition of the respiratory system. Measures of expiratory flow and lung volumes and capacities are obtained. The forced vital capacity is one of the more important pulmonary function tests; it provides a measure of the amount of air that can be maximally exhaled after a maximum inspiration and the time required for that expiration. Pulmonary function tests can also determine the diffusion ability of the alveolar-capillary membrane.
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The District has no authority to unilaterally impose pay cuts on our members," said PFT President Ted Kirsch.
The PFT represents 18,000 teachers, librarians, counselors, nurses, social workers, psychologists, classroom assistants, non-teaching assistants, secretaries, Head Start and Comprehensive Early Learning Center teachers and staff, professional-technical employees and food service managers working in Philadelphia public schools.
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CONTACT: Jerry Jordan, PFT, +1-215-587-6738, or Cecilia Cummings, SRC, +1-215-760-7000
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