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What is the purpose of completing the pulmonary function tests pre and postdilator?

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Dr. Jason Adler
Pediatrics - Critical Care
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In brief: Pulmonary function

The purpose of doing pulmonary function testing pre- and post- bronchodilator can help to determine responsiveness to the therapy thereby suggesting a diagnosis of asthma, as an example, as opposed to another form of lung disease.

In brief: Pulmonary function

The purpose of doing pulmonary function testing pre- and post- bronchodilator can help to determine responsiveness to the therapy thereby suggesting a diagnosis of asthma, as an example, as opposed to another form of lung disease.
Dr. Jason Adler
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