Single breath carbon monoxide diffusing capacity (DLCO) test and its interpretation in autoimmune diseases. Application in clinical practice Part -II-

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Mora Alfonso, Sergio Alexander; Bello Gualtero, Juan Manuel; Londoño, John; Valle-Oñate, Rafael Raúl; Quintana, Gerardo;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Asociación Colombiana de Reumatología
  • Subject: autoimmune diseases | diffusion | membrane | enfermedades autoinmunes | single-breath carbon monoxide diffusing capacity | pulmonary | test de respiración única para la capacidad de difusión de monóxido de carbono | gas exchange | intercambio de gases | (DLCO) | pulmonary function tests | DLCO | difusión | pruebas de función pulmonar | membrana

El test de respiración única ha probado por si mismo ser una parte esencial del tamizaje de rutina de la función pulmonar, y de igual valor que la espirometría. A pesar de 100 años de investigación, aún no existe certeza sobre la relativa importancia de las membranas al... View more
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