Spirometry Handbook

Spirometry: The Measurement & Interpretation of Ventilatory Function in Clinical Practice

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Associate Professor David P. Johns PhD, CRFS, FANZSRS
Principal Research Fellow,
Menzies Research Institute and School of Medicine,
University of Tasmania, Tasmania

Professor Rob Pierce MD, FRACP
Director, Respiratory Medicine and Sleep Disorders
Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Victoria

Originally commissioned by:
The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand

Copyright © Rob Pierce and David P. Johns, 1995, 2004, 2008.
First published 1995.
Revised by David P. Johns July 2004 and March 2008.

This handbook is not intended to be a comprehensive guide to spirometry. Those seeking detailed information should refer to the recommended text below.

Pocket Guide to Spirometry, 3rd edition
David P. Johns & Rob Pierce
McGraw-Hill Australia, 2011

Prices current as at July 2011.

Note: If you are a manufacturer and supplier of spirometers and would like to be included in the User’s and Buyer’s Guide please contact us email and we will aim to include you in our next update of this publication.

Last reviewed August 2013