Lung Function Evaluation


The Pulmonary Function Lab performs a range of tests to evaluate lung function. These include spirometry, pre- and post-bronchodilator studies, lung volumes, plethysmography, diffusing capacity, Oximetry, 6-minute walk tests, MIP/MEP, Methacholine challenge, Arterial puncture for ABG, Hypoxic Altitude Simulation Testing, and Cardio-Pulmonary stress testing.

The Pulmonary Function Lab also provides education and consultation in the areas of pulmonary physiology and pulmonary function testing to medical students, housestaff, fellows in training and staff physicians.