pneumotachometer


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pneumotachometer

 [noo″mo-tah-kom´ĕ-ter]
a transducer for measuring exhaled air flow.

pneu·mo·tach·o·graph

(nū'mō-tak'ō-graf),
An instrument for measuring the instantaneous flow of respiratory gases.
Synonym(s): pneumotachometer

pneumotachometer

/pneu·mo·ta·chom·e·ter/ (-tah-kom´ĕ-ter) a transducer for measuring exhaled air flow.

pneumotachometer

[-takom′ətər]
a device that measures the flow of respiratory gases. The pressure gradient is directly related to flow, thus allowing a computer to derive a flow curve measured in liters per minute.

pneu·mo·tach·o·graph

(nū'mō-tak'ō-graf)
An instrument for measuring the instantaneous flow of respiratory gases.
Synonym(s): pneumotachometer.

pneumotachometer

a transducer for measuring expired air flow.
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Minute ventilation was measured using a pneumotachometer (Jaeger, Viasys Healthcare, Hoechberg, Germany).
Spirometry tests were performed using a pressure differential pneumotachometer with a computerized acquisition system (Multispiro WinDX).
A pneumotachometer measures airflow through a mask that is placed over the patient's mouth and nose.
The participants were asked to come to the department where anthropometric data and cardiovascular variables were recorded which was followed by the recording of lung function values using MEDSPIROR a computerized pneumotachometer.
Volume calibration of the pneumotachometer was done via a 3-Litre calibration syringe system (Hans-Rudolph, Kansas City, MO, USA).
T] delivered to the lungs using a pneumotachometer placed at the endotracheal tube and found a reduction of actual [V.
Pulmonary Function Testing: Spirometry was done on both control and swimmer groups with Medspiror a portable, computerized pneumotachometer (Manufactured by Medsystems Pvt.
The metabolic cart pneumotachometer and gas analyzers were calibrated pretest and verified post-test using a 3 L syringe (Hans Rudolf Inc.
We assessed subjects' lung function using a spirometer equipped with a Fleish pneumotachometer (Fukudasangyo Europe, Bologna, Italy).
Pulmonary Function Testing: Spirometry was done on both control and competitive runner groups with Medspiror a portable, computerized pneumotachometer (Manufactured by Medsystems Pvt.
There are a number of small, easy to use computerized differential pneumotachometers that allow for easy and inexpensive measurement of tidal volume.