By Michael A. Grippi, MD - 28th Nov 2018 - Course previews

Using the nitrogen washout test

In this video, you'll learn all about the nitrogen washout test and the concept of closing volume in the assessment of small airway function.

Take a deep dive into our Pulmonary Function Testing Essentials course today and cover lesser known tests can be used to detect subtle problems in respiratory function. You'll learn when to use spirometry in your daily clinical practice, what tests to order, and how to interpret results. Things like lung volumes, spirometry, diffusing capacity, bronchodilator responsiveness, and obstructive and restrictive patterns will become second nature once you’re done with this course.

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