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Their peak expiratory flow values fall below 40% of personal best.
RESULTS: We found significant reduction in the peak expiratory flow rate after the children's exposure to particulate pollutants.
Peak expiratory flow rate as predictor of inpatient mortality in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
A randomized trial comparing peak expiratory flow and symptom self-management plans for patients with asthma attending a primary care clinic.
The abdominal binder combined with FES produced increased expiratory pressure consistent with an improved cough[44] and increased peak expiratory flow,[69] however, manual thrusts generated the greatest peak expiratory cough flows.
The result of the test is called peak expiratory flow rate (PEFR).
Secondary endpoints of AM peak expiratory flow rate, AM and PM asthma symptoms, nocturnal awakenings requiring a 2 agonist, and as needed use of inhaled 2 agonists showed differences from baseline favoring AEROSPAN over placebo.
Pre- and posttraining measurements included PImax, PEmax, VE, maximal flow volume loops, peak inspiratory flow, peak expiratory flow rate (PEFR), FVC, FEV1, and forced expiratory flow at 50 percent of FVC, pulmonary gas exchange, and a progressive incremental rowing exercise test [6].
The most commonly reported adverse events* were asthma, peak expiratory flow (PEF) rate decreased, nasopharyngitis and upper respiratory tract infection.
In the SNG001-treated patients there was a steady improvement in morning peak expiratory flow whilst in the placebo-treated patients there was an initial dip during the first week followed by an improvement (p=0.
Post-bronchodilator FVC, FEV1, peak expiratory flow rates (PEF), FEF50 and skinprick tests were measured at age 12.
The chest expansion, breath holding time and peak expiratory flow rate were measured for assessing respiratory functions in standing posture.