spirogram


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spirogram

 [spi´ro-gram]
a graph of respiratory movements made by the spirometer.

spi·ro·gram

(spī'rō-gram),
The tracing made by the spirograph.

spirogram

/spi·ro·gram/ (spi´ro-gram) a tracing or graph of respiratory movements.

spirogram

[spī′rōgram]
Etymology: Gk, speira + gramma, record
a visual record of respiratory movements made by a spirometer, used in the assessment of pulmonary function and capacity.

spi·ro·gram

(spī'rō-gram)
The tracing made by the spirograph.

spirogram

a graph of respiratory movements made by the spirometer.
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For diagnostic purposes there have to be two or three acceptable spirograms in preschool or school-age children, respectively.
At a minimum, a calibration and maintenance log and electronic or hard copies of whole spirograms must be kept, so that the accuracy and precision of past tests can be verified.
We thank other SATS council members for their assessment and approval of this manuscript, the pulmonary function technologists at Tygerberg Academic Hospital for providing the spirograms, and Carol Lochner, who complied all the figures.
All study participants had at least three reproducible spirograms before and after visiting the beach, and the best values from these three spirograms were used for data analysis (American Thoracic Society 1991).
preexposure/postexposure); all study participants had at least three reproducible spirograms before and after visiting the beach.