Simple spirometry measurement
Rachel Booker Independent specialist respiratory nurse and medical writer
This article describes expiratory spirometry manoeuvres. It examines equipment care and maintenance, patient preparation, basic techniques, reproducibility and how to ensure technical acceptability and correct common errors.
Nursing Standard. 22, 32,35-39. doi: 10.7748/ns2008.04.22.32.35.c6446
Published in print: 16 April 2008