It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Asthma Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-24-2005, 09:18 AM   #1
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Maryland
Posts: 255
artbuggy3 HB User
Pulmonary Function Test

I had a pulmonary function test on monday and something makes me think they may have done something wrong. The Doctor told me to blow into the machine and then I walked on the tredmill (sp) he told me to tell him when the pace was a comfortable walking at so I did. Then he raised it to more of an incline plane for 10 min. Nothing happened! I get more out of breath running/walking up a flight of stairs. I thought i would at least be running or walking fast. Is this how they always do it? They said my lungs capicity(?) was above normal for a teen and low for an adult but that was okay. What do you think? my peakflow or FV1 thing barley moved/dipped...........
__________________
Meredith

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
pulmonary function tests lymphpre Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD 4 10-10-2008 01:31 AM
how much does a pulmonary function test cost kcash915 Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD 0 06-25-2008 11:04 AM
Pulmonary Fibrosis???? stimi3ak Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD 2 10-03-2007 04:48 PM
Pulmonary Function Test - Derek_CAN Asthma 1 03-29-2007 01:04 PM
Results of Pulmonary Function Test cookingmom Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD 5 10-21-2006 12:13 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Advair
Albuterol
Flovent
Prednisone
Pulmicort
  Serevent
Singulair
Ventolin
Xopenex
Zyrtec




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



Titchou (80), MountainReader (57), janewhite1 (52), MeezerWheezer (14), ladybud (11), sue430 (10), solofelix (9), anwise67 (5), branfeld (4), Kaji (4)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1164), MSJayhawk (997), Apollo123 (896), Titchou (832), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (757), ladybud (745), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (665), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:41 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!