PEFR


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PEFR

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Mini-Wright's peak flow meter was used to measure PEFR.
reported study on respiratory muscle strength in hypothyroidism found that there was a decreased level of FVC, FEV1, and PEFR were significantly lower in hypothyroid subjects, but flow rates and instantaneous flows were not studied.
Panchal V et al [20] analysed pulmonary function in 50 normal pregnant women in 3 rd trimester of pregnancy in age group of 22-32 years with 25 non-pregnant women as controls and found PEFR to be significantly reduced in pregnant women compared to controls.
Hand grip strength was measured by Biopac Hand dynamometer and PEFR was performed by using a Wright's Peak flow meter.
75-85%] and PEFR in stone grinders and only PEFR values for brickfield workers.
As the cough airflow was analyzed pre- and post-EMST, the investigators observed a posttraining decrease of compression phase duration and PEFR decrease, as well as a postpeak plateau integral amplitude (PPIA) increase.
2] <92% asthma PEFR <33% best or predicted or unable to perform PEFR measurements due to fatigue Severe asthma Sp[O.
15) PEFR (L/min) was measured with a calibrated Mini Wright's Peak Flow Meter (highest of three readings) after explaining and demonstrating the procedure to each study subject.
Forty percent of patients had complete relief in PEFR, 50% were having PEFR 201-300 and 10% patients were having PEFR II 301-400 (Table 5).
Within-occasion variability' is noted more significantly for PEFR (coefficient of variability = 7%) and mid-expiratory flow rates (coefficient of variability = 11%) than for [FEV.
When we compared the spirometric and plethysmographic measurements, all expiratory flow rates, except PEFR and FVC, were higher by plethysmographic measurement and the difference was statistically significant (p< 0.
1] (data from 14 trials), morning PEFR (data from 23 trials), or PC 20 (data from 14 trials) between the intervention and control groups (TABLE).